To reach the world, Jon Hassell first found himself in Memphis

By , Daily Memphian Updated: August 09, 2020 4:00 AM CT | Published: August 09, 2020 4:00 AM CT

Hassell, who has collaborated with Brian Eno, Talking Heads and Ry Cooder, remembers a transformative introduction to music in his hometown: “You just never forget the things that happened first in your life.”


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Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd is program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. 


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