The Revolution, Morris Day & The Time

Wichita Riverfest Balcony VIP - Kennedy Plaza Stage

The Revolution

Morris Day & The Time

DJ Carbon & Kyle Solomon, Gooding

Sat · June 9, 2018

6:00 pm


The Revolution
The Revolution
The Revolution was Prince's backing band from in 1983 to 1986.

Although an earlier form of the same band existed since 1979 and toured with him from 1979 to 1983. The departure of Dez Dickerson from Prince's band and his replacement with Wendy Melvoin marks "The Revolution" foundation. The original lineup Wendy Melvoin (Guitar), Mark Brown (Bass), Bobby Z. (Drums), Dr. Fink (Keyboards) and Lisa Coleman (Keyboards) was later expanded with: Eric Leeds (Saxophone), Atlanta Bliss (Trumpet), Mico Weaver (Guitar), Jerome Benton (Dance / Vocals), Greg Brooks (Dance / Vocals) and Wally Safford (Dance / Vocals).

NOTE: Please use this credit only if The Revolution appear on the release without Prince. If The Revolution is credited with Prince, please use Prince And The Revolution.
Morris Day & The Time
Morris Day & The Time
Soul - funk singer - songwriter

One of the leading figures in Minneapolis funk scene.
Born on 13.12.1957 in Minneapolis, MN, U.S.
He was in a high school band called Grand Central and then Champagne, with Prince and André Cymone.
He became the lead singer of The Time, releasing four albums with them.
He pursued a solo career in 1985 with four albums, in total up till 2004.
He played a role in the movies "Purple Rain" and "Graffitti Bridge".
In 1985 he duetted with Vanity on "Mechanical Emotion".
GOODING is a three-piece rock band that hails from Wichita, Kansas but is currently based in Los Angeles, California. Comprised of Gooding (vox, guitar), Billy Driver (Bass) and Jesse Rich (Drums), these three long-time friends have toured and recorded relentlessly for 8 years, honing their legendary live skills and expert song-writing.
Venue Information:
Wichita Riverfest
444 E William
Wichita, KS, 67202