ShowDiasporic Music
Broadcast TitleRewind: Regina Jones; Alex Waithe; Tribute to Ray Davis
Broadcast Date2016-07-03
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SummaryRegina Jones founded Soul Magazine along with her late husband Ken Jones. The 50th anniversary of the Watts Revolt will be August 2015. The idea for Soul Magazine came from Ken watching Watts burn. Alex Waithe discusses the coup at CHRY-FM in Toronto. Musical tribute to bass vocalist Raymond "Stingray" Davis (March 29, 1940 - July 5, 2005) who was a member of Zapp and a foundation member of the Parliaments with George Clinton, Fuzzy Haskins, Calvin Simon and Grady Thomas. Davis joined the Temptations replacing Melvin Franklin.