Born: May 12, 1941 Lauderdale, MS

Lived in Florence, AL

R&B, Country, Pop Saxophone Lyle Lovett, Muscle Shoals Horns

Source: Alabama Music Hall of Fame


harvey thompsonHarvey Thompson is a saxophone player. He was a member of the Fame Gang and is a founding member of the Muscle Shoals Horns. He played with Elton John, B.B. King, Bob Seger, the Osmonds, Delbert McClinton, James Brown and many others. He’s also a member of Little Richard’s and Lyle Lovett’s bands and regularly performs with his own band “The Thompson Trio” with his son, keyboardist Harvey Thompson Jr.

Source: http://crazychesterrecords.com/artist/harvey-thompson/

Allmusic credits: http://www.allmusic.com/artist/harvey-thompson-mn0000812015/credits

Discogs discography: http://www.discogs.com/artist/255410-Harvey-Thompson


More info:

Video: Harvery Thompson Trio celebrate the W.C. Handy Festival at Westminister Presbyterian Church http://youtu.be/2p6Bu0_Kf4w

Muscle Shoals Horns: http://www.last.fm/music/Muscle+Shoals+Horns


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harvey thompson albums

Amazon: Muscle Shoals Horns and Solid Gold From Muscle Shoals (Expanded Edition)

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