Andrew S. Guthrie was born in New York City, lived most of his life in Boston, moved to Hong Kong in 2005. He is a published poet, writer and an exhibiting photographer. His cultural history, Paul’s Records , was released through Blacksmith Books in October 2015.
Adolescent Awakening: KC and the Sunshine Band's "Get Down Tonight" | 16 May 2017 // 10:00 PM
In 1975, an aimless teenager goes to an obscure discothèque in Boston and discovers “Get Down Tonight” -- just the kind of funk he's looking for.
The Personal Find: Bill Doggett's "Honky Tonk Parts 1 & 2" | 4 Apr 2017 // 9:30 PM
A jump blues song that sold over a million copies was nowhere on my sonic horizon until I discovered it in a dusty box at the back of a thrift store.