Robert, 72, shared: “The most cherished second of my profession was staying up for a pair of days. Not going dwelling, simply going to the following place. Finding that I used to be in transit perpetually.
“We had been invited to play with Willie Nelson a pair of months in the past and he was travelling by his tour with his massive bus giving away weed to everyone.”
Asked how Willie goes about giving it to different bands, Robert instructed the ‘Digging Deep’ podcast: “He simply offers it away. It’s a truckload from right here to the … mirrorball and past. Free. With doorways to go in, get your little hit and exit the opposite aspect.”
Robert has achieved huge success throughout his profession, however throughout his teenagers, his mother and father had been anticipating him to pursue a extra standard working life.
He stated earlier this 12 months: “I had my second of skilled potential, and since I did not settle for it I needed to go away dwelling once I was seventeen.
“So I toughened up fairly shortly. I made my peace with my mother and father a pair of years later. But it was good, it was what it ought to be.
“I do know so many guys from my time in school, who I nonetheless see and who’re very humorous and love life, however they did the incorrect factor. They caught with a household or no matter you had been alleged to be doing, and so they actually rue the truth that it by no means actually kicked in.
“They didn’t live their life, they lived the life that was required.”