Melvin “Detroit Soul Ambassador” Davis, musician, singer, and activist, discusses his relationship to Detroit music, his career, and the impact of COVID-19.
Radio broadcasts and live recordings from Detroit through the 1970s and 80s recorded off the air by Randy Mavis. Highlights include: Rolling Stones, Who, Bob Seger, Stooges, WABX Broadcasts, Punk Out Updated 20 March 2018
“The best part of the tape we had digitized comes near the end. Ron is trying to end the interview and asks me to come over to the house any time and gives me his phone number. Mike Davis leans into the mic and says ‘If you suck dick, you can come over any time.’ “
DEATH talks to the DSC from Detroit Sound Conservancy on Vimeo.