In his all-too-short life, Gram Parsons helped kickstart the “Americana” genre with his passion for country, rock, and folk music.
Robbie Robertson helped us rediscover the sound (and the lore) of Americana and roots music. And we thank him.
Although Robert Gordon never achieved stardom equal to his talent, he did have the magic touch choosing collaborators.
Bill Kirchen’s smokin’ guitar work on the 70s classic, “Hot Rod Lincoln” is his best-known. But 50 years on, it’s far from his only stellar performance.