Shep Gordon visited Cleveland and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with Alice Cooper to help launch their new pinball game in the exhibit, Part of the Machine; Rock and Pinball.
Gordon opens up to CoolCleveland about his epic life as manager, agent and producer to artists such as Alice Cooper, Pink Floyd, Blondie, George Clinton, Jimi Hendrix, Luther Vandross, Racquel Welch, Groucho Marx, along with some of the most famous chefs of all time. “I was fortunate; I was a young guy in a business of old guys.”
The so-called Godfather of Everything and the Best Friend of Everybody talks with CoolCleveland about payola, the changing business of show business, and how he was in the right place at the right time, all the time. Gordon reflects on how his life was all about doing something “creative, rebellious, doing something our parents didn’t want us to do…”
Catch Part of the Machine; Rock and Pinball and get a chance to play all the rock-themed pinball games: https://www.rockhall.com/part-machine-rock-pinball