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We Interrupt This Music Diary for a Promotional Announcement (March 19th. 2018, Columbia, Missouri--Memphis in spirit!)

If you don’t know who Robert Gordon is, he’s a fine documentary director (check out The Best of Enemies) and stellar chronicler of southern music: his Muddy Waters biography is currently the definitive one. 318 more words

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Memphis Rent Party: The Blues, Rock & Soul in Music's Hometown

One of my favorite music authors is Robert Gordon. He just released his latest book , Memphis Rent Party: The Blues, Rock & Soul in Music’s Hometown  88 more words


The Rise of Ecosystems

When I first launched my Blog in 2010, it was titled Blurring the Boundaries. It was growing ever clearer that the lines between physical and digital, industries, business and IT, you name it, the lines were blurring. 767 more words


Red Hot - Robert Gordon w/Link Wray

Chart Position: NR

  • Lead vocals: Robert Gordon
  • Guitar: Link Wray
  • Produced by Richard Gotterherer
1977 October Singles

A Movie A Day #243: The Joe Louis Story (1953, directed by Robert Gordon)

Joe Louis, also known as the Brown Bomber, is generally agreed to have been one of the greatest heavyweight boxers of all time.  Despite the barriers put up by both poverty and racism, Louis held the world heavyweight championship from 1937 to 1949 and successfully defended his title in 26 fights (ranking him second to only Julio Cesar Chavez, who had 27 title defenses).   330 more words


Galaxy Quest Reboot Finds a Writer

Original plans to develop a TV series based on 1999’s Galaxy Quest were put on hold following the passing of Alan Rickman, who played Alexander Dane in the movie.Now,  119 more words


Music Single : Too Young To Live Too Fast To Die - Robert Gordon

Here’s a song to go with ‘CB and Riff City’ and 1537’s take on Fu Manchu.  It stays with the driving/road/car thing.  Robert Gordon is another favorite of CB’s.   108 more words