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High Baptismal Flow: Part 2
The 13th Floor Elevators' ground floors: Where are they now?
"...Ronnie Leatherman Age: 56..."

Aug. 20, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

High Baptismal Flow
In search of rock & roll's psychedelic pioneers, Austin's 13th Floor Elevators
"...were happening within the 13th Floor Elevators by 1967. Ronnie Leatherman replaced Benny Thurman on bass. He and John..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Livin' On
Up on the 13th Floor, the 10-CD Sign of the 3 Eyed Men lives on and on and on
"...secret weapon: amplified jug. Teamed with Benny Thurman, then Ronnie Leatherman on bass, John Ike Walton on drums, and..."

Aug. 14, 2009 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

High Baptismal Flow: Part 2
The 13th Floor Elevators' ground floors – where are they now?
"...those words, visiting with Elevators John Ike Walton and Ronnie Leatherman in Kerrville, and speaking with Benny Thurman and..."

Aug. 20, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

Playback: Behold! The Austin Music Awards
Announcing the 2014/15 Austin Music Awards bill, the 13th Floor Elevators reunite for Levitation, and King Coffey recovers after being struck by a car
"...The reunion includes local singer/guitarist Roky Erickson, bassist Ronnie Leatherman, drummer John Ike Turner, and jug-hooting lyricist Tommy..."

Feb. 20, 2015 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Playback: Total Sound Group Direct Action Committee: A New Campaign
Begin your write-in campaign for Poison 13 duo Tim Kerr and Mike Carroll to reunite Total Sound Group Direct Action Committee – possibly at Grizzly Hall, with Leo Rondeau opening!
"...an American Legion Hall. Bandmates John Ike Walton and Ronnie Leatherman, in Austin Sunday at Symphony Square (see Music..."

May 27, 2016 Music Column by Kevin Curtin

Levitation Live Shot: 13th Floor Elevators
No one can believe what they saw and heard Sunday night
"...originators: Austin’s yowling shaman Roky Erickson, deep bass throb Ronnie Leatherman, steady beat John Ike Walton, and Hall, seated..."

May 11, 2015 Music Post by Tim Stegall

13th Floor Elevators
Levitation interviews
"...the rhythm section of drummer John Ike Walton and Ronnie Leatherman, both of whom appeared on 1966 debut The..."

May 8, 2015 Music Feature by Kevin Curtin

13th Floor Elevators to Reunite at Levitation Festival
Consciousness-raising pioneers headline ATX psych gathering
"...son Roky Erickson (who still lives in Austin), bassist Ronnie Leatherman, and original drummer John Ike Walton. Almost as..."

Feb. 12, 2015 Music Post by Kevin Curtin

The Report Card
"...performances. These bands featured Erickson, John Ike Walton, and Ronnie Leatherman from the original lineup plus auxiliary Elevators...."

Aug. 14, 2009 Music Feature

The Kingdom of Heaven
Psychedelic pioneer Powell St. John, on the Right Track Now
"...with former Elevators John Ike Walton and second bassist Ronnie Leatherman. Early next year, St. John heads back to..."

Dec. 22, 2006 Music Feature by Bill Bentley

Ballroom Dancing
SXSW panels
"...Erickson, the panel featured Elevators bassists Benny Thurman and Ronnie Leatherman, drummer John Ike Walton, and songwriter Powell St...."

March 18, 2005 Music Feature by Greg Beets

High Baptismal Flow: Part 2
The 13th Floor Elevators' ground floors: Where are they now?
"...San Antonio native Danny Galindo replaced Ronnie Leatherman in time to record most of Easter Everywhere...."

Aug. 20, 2004 Music Feature by Margaret Moser

13th Floor Elevators Must-Haves
"...by gum, they do. Both John Ike Walton and Ronnie Leatherman have sat in with THS. www.tommyhallschedule.comThe T-shirt Jagmo,..."

Aug. 13, 2004 Music Feature

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