An architect of the ‘Memphis Sound’ tells his story in new book

By , Special to The Daily Memphian Updated: June 28, 2021 4:00 AM CT | Published: June 28, 2021 4:00 AM CT
Ezra Wheeler
Special to The Daily Memphian

Ezra Wheeler

Ezra Wheeler is the host of the Memphis Musicology podcast and the radio show Dead Wax on WYXR. He’s also a contributor to We Are Memphis and Choose901.

Legendary drummer Howard Grimes discusses Stax, Hi and his biggest influences as a drummer. His autobiography, “Timekeeper: My Life In Rhythm,” co-written with author Preston Lauterbach, will be released on Devault Graves Books on July 1.


Howard Grimes Stax Records Hi Records


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