Jimmy Barnes confronts his demons: ‘For 40 years I was drinking myself to death’
The Cold Chisel frontman opens up about his wayward past as his second memoir, Working Class Man, hits the shelves
When Jimmy Barnes shakes your hand, he’s scoping your knuckles. Are they split from fighting? Just how big is your hand, anyway?
“I’m friendly but I’ll want to have my back to the wall,” he explains. “I know where all the exits are and I’ll know who I have to hit if I want to get out.”