Robert Emmett Goldstone (Bob) unexpectedly left this world on Sunday, July 3, 2016 in a bicycle accident near his home. He was born March 11, 1949 in Los Angeles, Ca. Bob is preceded in death by his parents Dorothy Hotze and Henry Goldstone Jr. of San Francisco, Ca., and survived by his beautiful loving wife Tami McDowell-Goldstone, daughter Emma Bright McDowell, sister Joy Anne Baker (Gregg), brother Hank Hotze (Mary Pat), step brothers Phil and Frank McGinn, and countless nieces and nephews.
Bob was a longtime music industry veteran beginning his career at Budget Tapes and Records. He also worked with Capricorn Records, IRS Records, Mercury/Lost Highway Records, Eminent Records, Tower Records , and for the past decade a partner of and Sr. V.P. of Sales with Thirty Tigers, Nashville, TN. He was a member of Leadership Music (Class of 2009). Bob was an avid outdoorsman - Double Black Diamond Skier , Tennis player, Golfer, and Beachcomber.
A gathering celebrating the “Soundtrack of Bob’s Life” will be held at The Farm in Pegram,TN. Saturday, July 9, 2016, beginning at 3p.m. til 7 p.m.
Bob was happiest on the farm spending time with his family, friends, dogs and goats, always listening to music, and playing along with his upright bass.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to W.O. Smith School of Music, Nashville, TN. and Music Cares, Nashville, TN.