Daily Archives: April 3, 2015


1924- Doris Day (singer/actress)        91 yrs.

Doris Day-Annex

1938- Jeff Barry (songwriter; “Da Doo Ron Ron”)      77 yrs.

The Redwoods aka Jeff Barry

1938- Philleppe Wynne (vocals w/ Detroit Spinners; “Working My Way Back To You”; died in 1984)

Philippe Wynne

Detroit Spinners w/ Philleppe Wynne “It’s A Shame” live video link here.

1941- Jan Berry (of Jan & Dean; died in 2004)

Jan Berry, half of the 1960s

1943- Richard Manuel (member of The Band; died in 1986)

[Richard Manuel, Brooklyn

The Band w/ Richard Manuel “The Shape I’m In” live video link here.

1944- Tony Orlando (singer w/ Dawn; “Knock Three Times”)   71 yrs.

old friend, Tony Orlando.

1949- Richard Thompson (guitar + vocals w/ Fairport Convention + solo)     66 yrs.

Richard Thompson Q&A

Richard Thompson “1952 Vincent Black Lightning” live video link here.

1951- Mel Schacher (member of Grand Funk Railroad)             64 yrs.

1961- Eddie Murphy (actor/comedian/ singer; “Party All The Time”)    54 yrs.

Eddie Murphy's Musical Moments

Eddie Murphy “Party All The Time” video link here.

1962- Simon Raymonde (bassist w/ Cocteau Twins)  53 yrs.

simon raymonde - the cocteau

Cocteau Twins w/ Simon Raymonde “Heaven Or Las Vegas” video link here.

1968- Sebastian Bach (singer w/ Skid Row)        47 yrs.

Sebastian Bach biography is an

Skid Row w/ Sebastian Bach “Youth Gone Wild” video link here.

These are your birthdays for today, along with video links to some of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!