Posted: Nov 5, 2008 7:00 pm
Thursday Nov 6
REMEMBERING RUDY RAY MOORE AND NATHANIEL MAYER
WFMU Music to Spazz By with Dave the Spazz Tune in 8 - 11PM for a double-barrel tribute to these soul legends, great friends, superb guys and true stars. Rudy Ray passed away on Oct 19, Nathaniel less that two weeks later on November 1. Norton's Billy Miller joins Dave the Spazz in spinning records, taking calls, and playing airchecks from past in-studio visits with Dolemite and Nay-Dog. Nathaniel Mayer's memorial service is slated for Tuesday, Nov. 11 at Swanson Funeral Home, 806 East Grand Avenue, Detroit MI 48207. Family hour will be from noon until 1 PM, and the funeral is at 1 PM. The telephone number for Swanson's is (313) 923-1122. Donations can be sent directly to the funeral home. Make sure to indicate on the check that it is for Nathaniel's funeral expenses. Info below about the Nathaniel Mayer tribute show, slated for Nov. 30.
Sunday Nov 30
NATHANIEL MAYER TRIBUTE AND BENEFIT A benefit to help with funeral expenses has been organized by many of Nay Dog's friends, relatives, fans and fellow musicians. Gino Washington, Black Murda, Cody Black, Kenny Martin, Ultimate Ovation and many others. Danny Dollrod, Mick Collins and Mike Hurtt will be performing as well. Mr. Fine Wine and Brad Hales will be spinning records. Stay tuned for details.