WVAS' Jay Holcey Interviews Funk Legend Fred Wesley about his ties to ASU for Upcoming Documentary

Jan 30, 2020

Jazz Hall of Famer, Mr. Fred Wesley recently had a phone interview with WVAS program director Jay Holcey detailing his ties to WVAS and Alabama State University. The insightful interview details his time working with the Godfather of Soul, James Brown in the 1960s and 1970s and how he got his start with Parliament-Funkadelic. Wesley's love for the trombone still remains consistent and he reassures Holcey that he still has his pipes. Production for this documentary wraps mid February, stay tuned for the documentary to listen to the full interview. In the meantime, take a look at a few behind the scenes shots from inside WVAS-FM Radio Station and a listen at a Fred Wesley classic "House Party".

Jazz Hall of Famer, Fred Wesley
Behind The Scenes of Fred Wesley Documentary, Jay Holcey
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Behind The Scenes of Fred Wesley Documentary
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Behind The Scenes of Fred Wesley Documentary, Production Crew
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