HANK MEDRESS R.I.P. ROCK N PERPETUITY!
June 19, 2007
HANK MEDRESS 11/19/38 – 6/18/07
My old friend, Hank Medress”, the founder of the Tokens (”The Lion Sleeps Tonight”) and producer of ”He’s So Fine”,“Candida”, “Knock Three Times”, “Tie A Yellow Ribbon ( On The Old Oak Tree “) talks about his career, challenges and aspirations in an interview I did with him last year for Spectropop.
I’m proud to have known him for as long as I did, he was always a friend and inspiration. I’m happy I was able to give him a chance to set the record straight about some controversial aspects of his career, which he never spoke about before in print. http://artiewayne.wordpress.com/2006/10/31/hank-medress-the-unsung-hero-behind-the-lion-sleeps-tonight-hes-so-fine-and-tie-a-yellow-ribbon/
Hank R.I.P.- Rock In Perpetuity!
Respectfully, your friend Artie
top photo l-r: Hank Medress, Jay Seigal, Phil and Mitch Margo…The Tokens
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