Lessons from Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon

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:  a person of integrity and honor

He was responsible for Alice Cooper’s infamous chicken incident at the1969 Toronto Rock and Roll Revival. To prove his worth as a manager, he went on a 3-day bender with Teddy Pendergrass. He invented the notion of the “celebrity chef.” The story of Shep Gordon—talent manager, film agent and producer—is peppered with one salacious moment after another and will make any rock n’ roll enthusiast or pop culture buff (myself included) lament how utterly boring her life is.

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