The Record Men #6

Syd Nathan, founder of King Records
'He was, perhaps, the perfect specimen of the cigar-chomping record man of the mid-twentieth century who changed American music and, in turn, changed the world'
(from King Of The Queen City by John Hartley Fox)

1 comment:

Robert Fiore said...

Anyone intrigued with record men ought to take a look at Nick Tosches' short book about early independent label rock and roll record promoters, "Save the Last Dance for Satan."