Subscribers Only

Roller-skating guitarist readies for second chance at soul success

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 09, 2020 11:28 AM CT | Published: February 09, 2020 4:05 AM CT

Mark Anthony Lee spent the early '80s strumming and skating at the same time. But after years on the sidelines of Memphis soul, a Los Angeles record label has tapped his 1982 single for a compilation of unsung Memphis artists.

Topics

Mark Anthony Lee Memphis music Stax
Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd

Jared Boyd is an arts and culture columnist at The Daily Memphian and program manager for WYXR 91.7 FM. His friends call him "Jay B.," and you can, too.


Comment On This Story

Become a subscriber to join the discussion.
Email Editions

Sign up for our morning and evening editions, plus breaking news.

Manage Your Email Subscriptions