Interview with Tyler Keith – May 21, 2009 – by Newt Cooter Rayburn and Thad Lee – Oxford, Mississippi
Here’s one from May 21, 2009, an interview with Oxford, Mississippi musician Tyler Keith conducted by Newt Cooter Rayburn and Thad Lee. We heard that Tyler’s old house on Van Buren was recently demolished. The interview was filmed on Tyler’s old front porch.
Newt Rayburn Newt Rayburn founded THE LOCAL VOICE in March of 2006.
Previously, Newt was Editor of PROFANE EXISTENCE in Minneapolis, and Art Director for Ole Miss' LIVING BLUES magazine. Newt won a National Magazine Award in 1999 for his SOUTHERN MUSIC ISSUE with THE OXFORD AMERICAN.
A seventh-generation Lafayette County, Mississippian, Newt Rayburn's alter ego—Neuter Cooter—lead the Mississippi band THE COOTERS to Rocknoll Glory across the USA from 1993-2018.
Newt is a family man who also is a publisher, photographer, writer, musician, landlord, and Civil War enthusiast.