Peter Guralnick’s “inside out” look at the life of Sam Phillips, the father of Sun Records

Nocturnal Journal with Dave Hoekstra

(Little Brown and Co.)

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Dave Hoekstra talks with acclaimed music writer and author Peter Guralnick about his new book, Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock and Roll.  They discuss the legendary producer and his approach to life- in and out of the recording studio, his love of the raw sound of Howlin’ Wolf, Ike Turner and John Prine, his goal to cross boundaries with “race music” and more.


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