Robert 'Bumps' Blackwell
Interview by John Pidgeon, Rock's Backpages Audio, October 1983
Songwriter and producer 'Bumps' Blackwell looks back at his illustrious career in pop and R&B: on Sam Cooke and 'You Send Me', Specialty Records and the West Coast indie scene, and at great length about his major discovery Little Richard.
File format: mp3; file size: 41.3mb, interview length: 45' 08" sound quality: ****
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Obituary by Fred Dellar, NME, March 1985
ROCK LOST another legendary face-moulder on 9 March, when Robert Bumps Blackwell died at his home in Hacienda Heights, near LA. ...
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