Maxayn were an American soul-funk/psych band from California that released three albums on Capricorn between 1972 and 1974. Namesake vocalist Maxayn — aka Paulette Parker — guitarist Marlo Henderson, and bassist/keyboardist Andre Lewis had earlier played together in the Columbia one-off High Voltage. Lewis subsequently adopted the moniker Mandré for three electro-funk albums on Motown during the late 1970s.

Members: Maxayn Lewis (vocals), Andre Lewis (bass, keyboards, vocals), Emilio Thomas (drums), Marlo Henderson (guitar), Hank Redd (guitar)


  • Maxayn (1972)
  • Mindful (1973)
  • Bail Out for Fun! (1974)

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