'Lost Grooves' players: Where are they now?
- Article by: Chris Riemenschneider
- Star Tribune
- September 14, 2012 - 10:56 AM
Maurice Jacox (Willie & the Bumblebees): Performs with the Maurice Jacox Band.
Monroe White III (Valdons): Sings with the Bachelors' "Memories of the Mills Brothers" revue.
Maurice Young (Valdons): Also with the Bachelors and Ronn Easton's All-Star Soul Revue.
Wanda Davis: Retired and living near Dallas.
Jack (Jackie) Harris: Worked in radio and now runs the Minority Communicator newspaper in Columbus, Ohio.
Maurice McKinnies: Retired and living near San Francisco, where he became a blues singer.
Dave Brady: Believed to be living in California.
Willie Walker: Performs at Famous Dave's and other clubs, sometimes with the Butanes (R&B band) or Paul Metsa (duo).
Willie Murphy: Has a recent double-album on Red House Records and a weekly blues jam at the Driftwood Char Bar.
© 2014 Star Tribune