Apollo

Apollo was a Finnish psych-rock band that released a self-titled album on Blue Master in 1970. Percussionist Edward Vesala became a prominent ECM recording artist. Members: Edward Vesala (drums, percussion, flute, vocals), Harri Saksala (vocals, accordion, harmonica), Eero Lupari (guitar, vocals), Heimo Holopainen (bass, vocals) Background Apollo formed in 1969 when jazz drummer Martti “Edward” […]

Apollo

Apollo were an American soul-funk band from Los Angeles that released a self-titled album on Motown’s Gordy imprint in 1979. The band featured Berry Gordy’s keyboardist son Kerry and bassist stepson Cliff Liles. Members: Kerry Gordy (keyboards), Cliff Liles (bass), Benny Medina (lead vocals), Lenny Greene (drums), Larry Robinson (guitar) Discography: Apollo (1979)