Daily Archives: July 15, 2016


1944- Millie Jackson (soul singer; “Hurts So Good”)                   72 yrs.

Millie Jackson

Millie Jackson “It Hurts So Good” live video link here.

1945- Peter Lewis (member of Moby Grape)              71 yrs.

Peter Lewis during the

1946- Linda Ronstadt (singer/songwriter; “You’re No Good”; “Don’t Know Much” w/ Aaron Neville)                70 yrs.

when Linda Ronstadt opened

Linda Ronstadt “Blue Bayou” live video link here.

1947- Peter Banks (founding member + guitarist w/ YES in the late 60’s; died in 2013)

Guitarist Peter Banks passes.

1948- Artimus Pyle (drummer w/ Lynyrd Skynyrd; “Tuesday’s Gone”, “Freebird” + “Sweet Home Alabama”)             68 yrs.


1949- Trevor Horne (member of The Buggles; “Video Killed The Radio Star”; former member of  YES; produced hits for Frankie Goes To Hollywood)         67 yrs.

Trevor Horne

1952- Jeff Carlisi (member of .38 Special; “Caught Up In You”)         64 yrs.

The Official Jeff Carlisi Web

1952- John Genzale a.k.a. Johnny Thunders (guitar + vocals w/ The New York Dolls; died in 1991)

Johnny Thunders in the New

New York Dolls w/ Johnny Thunders “Jet Boy” live video link here.

1953- Alicia Bridges (singer; “I Love The Night Life”)        63 yrs.

Inductee – Alicia Bridges

1956- Ian Curtis (guitar + vocals w/ Joy Division; “Love Will Tear Us Apart”; died in 1980)

Ian Curtis...and Redemption

Joy Division w/ Ian Curtis “Transmission” live video link here.

1966- Jason Bonham (drummer; son of Led Zeppelin drummer, John Bonham; played w/ Foreigner, Steel Dragon, Black Country Communion + more…; has played with the surviving members of Led Zeppelin)                               50 yrs.

Went to see Jason Bonham's Led

Jason Bonham’s Led Zeppelin Experience “Moby Dick” live video link here.

1973- John Dolmayan (drummer w/ System Of A Down)                  43 yrs.


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