Ben Cauley http://wknofm.org en After Plane Crash, Stroke, Bar Kays’ Ben Cauley Still Fingering Soul http://wknofm.org/post/after-plane-crash-stroke-bar-kays-ben-cauley-still-fingering-soul <p></p><p>Bar-Kays’ trumpet player Ben Cauley celebrated his 65th birthday this year, and he has much to celebrate. Cauley was the sole survivor of the plane crash that claimed the lives of Otis Redding and four band members of the Bar-Kays outside of Madison, Wisconsin, on December 10, 1967. With resilience and an undeniable exuberance for music, Cauley continued his career, in spite of a number of hurdles, including a massive stroke.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 10 Dec 2012 12:00:00 +0000 Sara Hoover 23903 at http://wknofm.org After Plane Crash, Stroke, Bar Kays’ Ben Cauley Still Fingering Soul