Episode 2: Terry Manning – Recording Producer Extraordinaire

Terry Manning is a music producer, songwriter, recording engineer and artist known for work in rock, rhythm and blues, and pop music genres.

Manning began in the music industry in El Paso, Texas, where he played guitar and sang with several local bands, notably The Wild Ones, and on a couple of occasions sat in with his friend Bobby Fuller. Upon leaving El Paso, he moved to Memphis, Tennessee, where he worked for years at both Staxx Records and Ardent Studios as an engineer and producer, recording and mixing such artists as Isaac Hayes, Ike & Tina Turner, Booker T. & The MG’s, Eddie Floyd, Al Green, Rufus Thomas, Sam & Dave, Otis Redding, Leon Russell, The Boxtops, Percy Sledge, Johnnie Taylor, Ronnie Milsap, and many others.

Later, working as an independent, Manning produced or engineered recordings by Joe Cocker, James TaylorLed Zeppelin, ZZ Top, Joe Walsh, Johnny Winter, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Lenny Kravitz, Jimmy Buffet, Shakira, Shania Twain, Bryan Adams, and many others.

Terry now resides in El Paso, Texas with his wife Janet, where they both have embraced the southwest lifestyle of raising horses, donkeys, goats and dogs. To say Terry has lived a multi-layered life would be an understatement! Rock On, Terry, Rock On!

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Episode 1: Dalton Powell & My Wish

Talk and Rock Radio podcast host, Rick Kern, talks to legendary musician Dalton Powell about his musical career starting in El Paso, Texas. Most know Dalton as Bobby Fuller’s first and last drummer. He’s a humble guy with great stories and history about El Paso Rock ‘n Roll. In this episode we will share some of them.

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