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Citation needed : Teenage performer and lyricist edit Having learned to play guitar, Spector performed " Rock Island Line " in a talent show at Fairfax High School, where he was a student.
Citation needed In late 1961, Spector formed a new record company with Lester Sill, who by this time had ended his business partnership with Hazlewood.
Rocking My Life Away: Writing about Music and Other Matters.Jason Pierce of Spiritualized has cited Spector as a major influence on his Let It Come Down album.Retrieved Bergstrom, John (January 13, 2011).64 Legacy and influence edit This section of a biography of a living person needs additional citations for verification.56 57 The retrial of Spector for murder in the second degree began on October 20, 2008, 58 with Judge Fidler again presiding; this time it was not televised.Citation needed Metalocalypse (200613 The character Dick Knubbler is a parody of Spector, based on profession, appearance and record of assault.51 Spector told Esquire magazine in July 2003 that Clarkson's death was an "accidental suicide " and that she "kissed the gun".A b "Jailed Phil Spector's wall of silence as he loses ability to speak".(October 2016) Spector is often called the first auteur among musical artists for acting not only as a producer, but also the creative director, writing or choosing the material, supervising the arrangements, conducting the vocalists and session musicians, and masterminding all phases of the recording.23 Spector's father committed suicide on April 20, 1949.Spector is one of a handful of producers to have number one records in three consecutive decades (1950s, 1960s and 1970s).
Others in this group include Quincy Jones (1960s, 1970s and 1980s George Martin (1960s, 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s Michael Omartian (1970s, 1980s and 1990s and Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis (1980s, 1990s, and 2000s).
In the same year, he released " Be My Baby " by the Ronettes, which went to number.
In 1971, Spector was named director of A R for Apple Records.84 85 Personal life edit Relationships and children edit Spector's first marriage was to Annette Merar, lead vocalist of the Spectors Three, a 1960s pop trio formed and produced by Spector.73 74 Alternative rock performers Cocteau Twins, 75 My Bloody Valentine, and the Jesus and Mary Chain have all cited Spector as an influence.Further reading edit Brown, Mick.Returning to Hollywood, Spector agreed to produce one of Lester Sill's acts.In the early 1960s, he briefly worked with Atlantic Records ' R B artists Ruth Brown and LaVern Baker.47 Winehouse referenced her admiration of Spector's work and often performed Spector's first hit song, " To Know Him Is to Love Him "."Spector, Ronnie Study Guide Homework Help".
Ccident took place shortly after he had established the Warner-Spector label with Warner Bros.
A music producer and head of a record label, Swan was named "Spectre" in original drafts of the film's screenplay.
"US Spector trial to be televised", BBC News, February 17, 2007.