Many celebrities are haunted by weird rumors and outlandish stories. Some of these are true, other are complete fabrications. However, the truth behind these mysterious tales offers an even stranger glimpse behind the curtain of glitz and glamour. R. Gary Patterson, an expert on the history of popular music, debunks and confirms several strange tales from the dark side of Rock ‘n’ Roll in this interview with George Noory originally webcast February 26, 2014.
R. Gary Patterson is a native Tennessean with a passion for rock and roll. His books, such as The Walrus was Paul, Take a Walk on the Darkside and Hellhounds on their Trail portray many fascinating events that have helped shape the history of music. He also gives lectures on college campuses concerning myths and little-known legends of popular music.