-Most recent is the new music video for the song “Beautiful and Wonderful” by OsSong the Soul Singer. The scenes of Fred playing in a real cotton field we’re filmed in September near his home in South Carolina. He’s also featured on a few episodes of her youtube series The Indie Vlogs which chronicle’s Song’s exploits as an independent artist.
-The new Eddie Murphy movie “Dolemite is My Name” on Netflix features a solo by Fred. Fans who listen carefully can hear him playing during the scene when Rudy Ray Moore and his team start cleaning up the dilapidated Dunbar Hotel to make a movie set and home for the film’s subject. Kudos and thanks to Scott Bomar for the vision to include Fred’s unmistakable sound. Click here to read a Variety magazine article about the movie’s music.
-An old interview with Fred also is featured in the documentary “Tear the Roof Off: The Untold Story of Parliament Funkadelic,” available now on Amazon’s Prime Video.
-Finally an abbreviated retrospective of Fred life and career are told in a recent segment of the show “Palmetto Scene.” Fred is featured in the first nine minutes of the Oct. 24, 2019, edition of the the show.####
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