Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages
the online library of pop writing

Ry Cooder

John Hutchinson, In Dublin, June 1982

WITHIN HOURS of arriving from Glasgow, Ry Cooder walked into a room in Jury's Hotel wearing a black track suit, with a towel bundled under his arm. He is tall and sturdily built; his frame is unquestionably American. Grinning broadly, he sat down and called for coffee. A moment later he was completely concentrated, answering my questions with consummate professionalism.

Total word count of piece: 3170


Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.