Shank Hall 1434 N Farwell Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202 (414) 276-7288 doors open 8pm Charge by phone at 866-468-3401 $20.00 in advance & $30.00 at the door.
One of the Last Stax Records Legends Performing Today. Usually fronting "The Seven Sounds", tonite is performing with master concert pianist, and cousin, virtuoso Ricardo Scales . Harvey Scales co-wrote FIRST Platinum Record in Music History Today AND dozens of other timeless melodies. Master showman SPECTACULAR !
Meet and Greet and Record Signing Party. Music provided by the friends and colleagues and special guests!
Sounds Like: George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic, James Brown, Otis Redding, The Esquires Milwaukee Wisconsin
Label: Stax, Chess, Cuca,
Manager: Artists In Music 414-333-3334
Bio: Harvey Scales is an American R&B singer, songwriter, and producer. Scales has been active in the music industry since the 1960s, and has composed songs for groups such as The Dells, The Dramatics and The O'Jays. He is particularly notable for his co-authorship of the songs "Love-Itis" and "Disco ...See Full Bio
“ Rock and Roll Daily columnist David Fricke writes in Dec 2009 Rolling Stone Magazine: Two of my favorite supersoul tracks of 1967 came on the same single by Wisconsin's Harvey Scales and the Seven Sounds: "Get Down," a high-speed-James Brown blast that got to Number 79 on Billboard, and its hot-ardor flip, "Love-Itis," later covered by the J. Geils Band. New collection Love-Itis (Soul-Tay-Shus) has 'em both with a dance party's worth of obscure pulverizing follow-ups, including "Broadway Freeze," "Trackdown," "The Yolk" and the improbably wicked "Funky Football."”