Bill Porter Passes Away At 79
July 9, 2010 at 10:15 AM (PT)
Sound engineer BILL PORTER passed away, at the age of 79, on WEDNESDAY (7/6). BILL helped shape the NASHVILLE sound and recorded such artists as CHET ATKINS, ELVIS PRESLEY and ROY ORBISON from the ‘50s through the ‘70s. PORTER mixed concert sound for PRESLEY from 1970 until ELVIS’ death in 1977.
Read more about PORTER’s career here.