My Favorite Oldie

Bobby Lester of the Moonglows

A photo Bobby gave me of him in his heyday

For several years back in the mid 70’s to the early 80’s, I was the bandleader and guitar (or bass) player for a bunch of bands who’d had big hits in the 50’s or 60’s. But by the time I got to play with them, there wasn’t much left. Stardom was well in their past. And thus, state fairs, six-nighters at off-the-beaten-path clubs, or oldies festivals were where you’d find me and…

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William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

William (Dollar Bill) Mersey

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