Saturday News Roundup #194
- Jimmy and Mona Blackwood celebrated their 50th Anniversary this week.
- Southern Sound announced that their former bass singer Alan Brewster, who left in 2010, has returned.
Here’s a video of Marcy Kelsey Beckett singing “God Walks the Dark Hills,” with backup harmonies by Tribute Quartet. She was a member of The Songmasters in the 1970s and 1980s; they were the first full-time group to cut a Dianne Wilkinson song, and they were also the group to discover and introduce a young, talented soprano named Debbie Spraggs. Spraggs, of course, would go on to marry a dashing young Hoppers pianist by the name of Roger Talley.
It’s open thread Saturday—you decide!