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It turned out that music performed by The Butlers did not fit into the "Philly Sound", and after some heavy touring, the group relocated to California.The unit was re-christened as Raw Soul and caught the attention of a sister-in-law to Marvin Gaye.

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We landed a job at a club in San Francisco called The Scene and we were there for a year.

The club owner decided to invest in us and we recorded a whole album of songs.

and whenever they came to town to appear at The Uptown Theater, I was right there.

In fact, seeing Frankie was the catalyst for me to want to get into music.

After a relocation to San Francisco and an introduction to Marvin Gaye, Maze went on to release nine Gold albums and create a large and devoted following.

Beverly is the band's writer, producer and lead singer.

As a teenager he formed The Blenders, a short-lived a cappella, doo-wop group that were influenced by The Dells, The Moonglows, and The Del Vikings.

After that outfit dissolved, he founded The Butlers (subsequently Frankie Beverly and the Butlers), which would be the first group he recorded with in 1963.

Gaye featured them as an opening act at his shows, and also convinced Beverly to change the band's name to Maze.

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