Dean Reed, the Red Elvis, a US music star behind the Iron Curtain – Episode 1


 Ramona Reed’s father was Dean Reed an American actor, singer and songwriter, director, and Socialist who became a huge star in Latin America and the Eastern Bloc.

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So back to today’s episode – Ramona was born in 1968 and gives insight into his life via private correspondence, but also what it was like to be the daughter of such a huge Eastern Bloc star. Part 2 is here

We welcome Ramona to our Cold War conversation…


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