Remembering Paul Williams

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Did you know that the first national rock music criticism magazine is Crawdaddy!, NOT Rolling Stone? Paul Williams, the magazine’s creator, recently passed away. His wife, Cindy Lee Berryhill, chats with Turi about the creation of the magazine, how the two met and some of Williams’ brushes with rock greatness.


Crawdaddy magazine founder Paul Williams with his son Alexander in 2010. (Cindy Lee Berryhill Photo via Los Angeles Times)