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Hit Me, Fred

Recollections of a Sideman

by Fred Wesley Jr.

  • 318 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Duke University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: film, television & music,
  • Brass instruments,
  • Soul & Gospel,
  • Funk musicians,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Wesley, Fred,
  • Trombonists,
  • Composers & Musicians - Jazz,
  • African American Studies,
  • Biography/Memoirs/Letters,
  • Music,
  • Composers & Musicians - General,
  • Biography,
  • United States

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsRickey Vincent (Contributor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9711246M
    ISBN 100822329093
    ISBN 109780822329091


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'Hit me Fred' is a very enjoyable and revealing book then - by a man who, for the most part anyway, has little in the way of an ego to spoil the story. He freely admits to has own failings and even his 'coping mechanism' (being a yes man!) in the presence of James ("THAT Man") by: 9.

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Fred Wesley Jr. is an accomplished trombonist renowned for his contributions to funk and jazz music over the past several decades.

Working for James Brown from –75, he was instrumental in the production of such milestone recordings as The Payback; Doing It to Death; Get on the Good Foot; and Say It Loud, I’m Black and I’m Proud, as well as the scoring of the soundtracks to Black.

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Get this from a library. Hit me, Fred: recollections of a side man. [Fred Wesley] -- The famous trombonist and arranger from the James Brown band and Parliament-Funkadelic tells his own story. A bunch of stuff hit me in the back of the head, and the blast knocked me out. They medevaced me later that night to Camp Leatherneck, which is a massive base, because I.

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Fred Wesley discography and songs: Music profile for Fred Wesley, born 4 July Genres: Funk, P-Funk, Jazz-Funk. Albums include Buhloone Mind State, What It Is. Funky Soul and Rare Grooves (), and Damn Right I Am Somebody.

The Fred Wesley Group still tours, especially during the European festival season. Wesley now spends much of his time writing. He recently completed his autobiography, "HIT ME FRED: (Recollections of a Sideman)". The book is being published by DUKE UNIVERSITY PRESS and is available in bookstores and all online book sites.

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An autographed copy of Hit Me, Fred, Recollections of a Sideman by Fred. Wesley, Jr. The hardcover book was published by Duke University Press during The book is signed “To Ed and Pam any friends of Ernie’s Peace & Love Fred Wesley” to title page in blue ink.

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What is wrong with me. "(Y/N)!" I heard Tracy, Daphne, and Milicent yell my name in warning. BANG. Snapping out of my thoughts, I see Fred beside me, his bat in hand.

Fred pats my head, "You're lucky I was here, (y/n). If i wasn't, blimey. You could have died." "Thank you. With a body of work that positions him as one of the principal architects and builders of the funk music genre and one of popular music’s most soulful horn players, in Wesley released his autobiography Hit Me, Fred: Recollections of a Sideman and in the Mobile native was inducted into the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame.

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