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Episode 86: A Conversation with Robert Gordon

October 4, 2015 - 5:28 pm

In a recent broadcast of Booze & Blues on Radio Memphis, Ric welcomed to the show Robert Gordon. Robert is an author and film-maker of documentaries. His latest book is about Stax and Memphis music. He also has ... (More)

Episode 85: Out Of The Mouths Of Morons

September 27, 2015 - 3:59 pm

We as humans are a talkative bunch. Noisy and bombastic. When you try to listen to what the general population is talking about, you find that people, for the most part are saying some incredible things. Not in ... (More)

Ben Cauley Dies

September 22, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Trumpet player and founding member of The Bar-Kays, Ben Cauley has passed away. He was 67. Ben Cauley was one of the key players in the Memphis music sound coming from Stax in the 60’s. The Bar-Kays put ... (More)

Episode 84: Putting The Music Business On Trial

September 20, 2015 - 6:03 pm

The music business is a difficult animal to reckon with. It has endured many changes over the years and it seems in this day and time, the industry is facing its largest challenges yet. In this episode, Ric ... (More)

The Sandwich That Could Have Killed Elvis

September 15, 2015 - 11:44 am

(As heard on Radio Memphis In The Morning) – Okay, so the headline is a little misleading. Or, is it? In a tale often told in the history of the King and being accused of urban legend, this ... (More)

Episode 83: Let’s Go Shopping

September 13, 2015 - 5:10 pm

If Facebook was an actual physical place, Ric set foot in this “place”. Along the way, he also found himself in a shopping mall that was at one time one of the busiest places around. Times have changed. ... (More)