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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARTIN GORE, SLASH, ALISON KRAUSS & More…

1935- Cleveland Duncan (The Penguins; “Earth Angel”; died in 2012)

1944- Dino Danelli (drummer w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)           72 yrs.

1946-Andy Mackay (sax + woodwinds w/ Roxy Music; “Virginia Plain”)          70 yrs.

1950- Blair Thornton (guitar w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive; “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”)        66 yrs.

Bachman Turner Overdrive w/ Blair Thornton “Let It Ride” live video link here.

1952- Janis Siegel (singer w/ Manhatten Transfer; “Boy From New York City”)       64 yrs.

Manhatten Transfer w/ Janis Siegel “Boy From New York City” live video link here.

1961- Martin Gore (keyboards + vocals w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”, “Strange Love”, “Everything Counts” + more)            55 yrs.

Depeche Mode w/ Martin Gore “Enjoy The Silence” live video link here.

1964- Nick Menza (drummer w/ Megadeth; “Symphony Of Destruction”; died in 2016)

1964- Tim Kellett (trumpet + keyboards w/ Simply Red; “Holding Back The Years”)               52 yrs.

1965- Rob Dickinson (vocals w/ Catherine Wheel; “Black Metallic”)          51 yrs.

Catherine Wheel w/ Rob Dickinson “Black Metallic” live video link here.

1965- Saul Hudson a.k.a. Slash (guitarist w/ Guns N’ Roses; “Paradise City”, “November Rain”, “Welcome To The Jungle” + more…; fronted Slash’s Snakepit; guitarist w/ Velvet Revolver; “Fall To Pieces”)          51 yrs.

Slash & Myles Kennedy “Sweet Child O’ Mine” live video link here.

1971- Alison Krauss (singer/songwriter; “Forget About It” + “Let Me Touch You For Awhile”; tours + records w/ Union Station; released album w/ Robert Plant; “Please Read The Letter”; record-setting Grammy wins)            45 yrs.

Alison Krauss “Stay” live video link here.

1971- Chad Gracey (drummer w/ Live)         45 yrs.

1980- Michelle Williams (member of Destiny’s Child; “Survivor”)        36 yrs.

Destiny’s Child w/ Michelle Williams “Say My Name” video link here.

1981- Steve ‘Stevo 32’ Jocz (drummer w/ Sum 41)            35 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DENNIS DEYOUNG, JOHN TRAVOLTA, DR. DRE & More…

1933- Yoko Ono (artist, singer, poet, author, peace activist, wife of John Lennon)    83 yrs.

Yoko Ono posed with a

1934- Skip Battin (member of The Byrds, New Riders Of The Purple Sage + The Flying Burrito Brothers; died in 2003)

Skip Battin lyrics

1939- Bobby Hart (singer/songwriter; wrote “Last Train To Clarksville” + “Scooby Doo Where Are You”)                        77 yrs.

Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart!"

Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart “I Wonder What She’s Doing Tonight” video link here.

1941- Herman Santiago (singer w/ Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers; hit single “Why Do Fools Fall In Love”)                       75 yrs.

Herman Santiago.jpg

1946- Buddy Cage (pedal steel guitar w/ New Riders Of The Purple Sage + Stir Fried)
70 yrs.

1947- Dennis DeYoung (vocals + keys w/ Styx; solo career)                    69 yrs.

you mean Dennis DeYoung as

Styx w/ Dennis DeYoung “Come Sail Away” video link here.

1952- Judy Kay Newton a.k.a. Juice Newton (singer; hit w/ “Queen Of Hearts”)      64 yrs.

Juice Newton, whose

Juice Newton “Angel Of The Morning” video link here.

1953- Robbie Bachman (drummer w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive)
63 yrs.

Bachman Turner Over Drive w/ Robbie Bachman
“Takin’ Care Of Business” live video link here.

1954- John Travolta (actor/singer; “You’re The One I Want” w/ Olivia Newton John)
62 yrs.

John Travolta Photo

1955- Brian James (member of The Damned; “Eloise”; member of Lords Of the New Church)           61 yrs.

Brian James - two of The

1961- Jasper Stainthorpe (member of Then Jericho; “Big Area”)         55 yrs.

Jasper Stainthorpe

1965- Dr Dre (member of N.W.A., solo rap career, producer)     51 yrs.

Rap Artist Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre “Let Me Ride” video link here.

1977- Sean Watkins (singer, songwriter + multi-instrumentalist w/ Nickel Creek; solo career, member of Watkins Family Hour)                       39 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY NICO, BOB WEIR, FLEA, JOHN MAYER & More…

1923- Bert Kaempfert (songwriter/producer; Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley used his songs; produced early Beatles session; died in 1980)

1938- Nico (singer w/ Velvet Underground; “Femme Fatale”; died in 1988)

Velvet Underground w/ Nico “Femme Fatale” live video link here.

1943- Fred Turner (bassist + vocalist w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive; “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”)              72 yrs.

Bachman & Turner w/ Fred Turner “Takin’ Care Of Business” live video link here.

1945- Roger Hawkinns (drummer w/ Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section Of Alabama; played on hits by Aretha Franklin, Paul Simon, Bobby Bland, Wilson Pickett, Joe Cocker + more… )
70 yrs.

1947- Bob Weir (guitarist, singer + songwriter w/ The Grateful Dead; “Hell In A Bucket”, “Sugar Magnolia”, “Promised Land”, “Truckin” + more… ; founder of Ratdog; “Odessa”, “Ashes & Glass” + more… ; member of Kingfish; “Jump For Joy”; member of The Dead + Furthur; solo artist)                 68 yrs.

Bobby & The Midnites w/ Bob Weir “Easy To Slip” live video link here.

1953- Tony Carey (member of Rainbow; “I Surrender”)             62 yrs.

1959- Gary Kemp (guitarist + keyboardist w/ Spandau Ballet; “True”)         56 yrs.

1962- Michael Balzary a.k.a. Flea (bassist + vocalist w/ Red Hot Chili Peppers; “Fight Like A Brave”, “True Men Don’t Kill Coyotes”; “Under The Bridge”; member of Jane’s Addiction)
53 yrs.

Red Hot Chili Peppers w/ Flea “Fight Like A Brave” live video link here.

1969- Wendy Wilson (vocalist w/ Wilson Phillips; daughter of Brian Wilson)            46 yrs.

1977- John Mayer (singer/ songwriter; “Queen Of California”, “Daughters” + more… ; Grammy winner; member of the newly formed Dead & Company)           38 yrs.

John Mayer “Queen Of California” live video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DENNIS DEYOUNG, DR DRE & More…

1933- Yoko Ono (artist, singer, poet, author, peace activist, wife of John Lennon)    82 yrs.

Yoko Ono posed with a

1934- Skip Battin (member of The Byrds, New Riders Of The Purple Sage + The Flying Burrito Brothers; died in 2003)

Skip Battin lyrics

1939- Bobby Hart (singer/songwriter; wrote “Last Train To Clarksville” + “Scooby Doo Where Are You”)        76 yrs.

Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart!"

Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart “I Wonder What She’s Doing Tonight” video link here.

1941- Herman Santiago (singer w/ Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers; hit single “Why Do Fools Fall In Love”)        74 yrs.

Herman Santiago.jpg

1947- Dennis DeYoung (vocals + keys w/ Styx; solo career)   68 yrs.

you mean Dennis DeYoung as

Styx w/ Dennis DeYoung “Come Sail Away” video link here.

1952- Judy Kay Newton a.k.a. Juice Newton (singer; hit w/ “Queen Of Hearts”)      63 yrs.

Juice Newton, whose

Juice Newton “Angel Of The Morning” video link here.

1953- Robbie Bachman (drummer w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive)
62 yrs.

Robbie Bachman B.t.o. Concert,

Bachman Turner Over Drive w/ Robbie Bachman
“Takin’ Care Of Business” live video link here.

1954- John Travolta (actor/singer; “You’re The One I Want” w/ Olivia Newton John)          61 yrs.

John Travolta Photo

1955- Brian James (member of The Damned; “Eloise”; member of Lords Of the New Church)           60 yrs.

Brian James - two of The

1961- Jasper Stainthorpe (member of Then Jericho; “Big Area”)         54 yrs.

Jasper Stainthorpe

1965- Dr Dre (member of N.W.A., solo rap career, producer)     50 yrs.

Rap Artist Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre “Let Me Ride” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOB WEIR, FLEA & More…

1923- Bert Kaempfert (songwriter/producer; Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley used his songs; produced early Beatles session; died in 1980)

1938- Nico (singer w/ Velvet Underground; “Femme Fatale”; died in 1988)

Velvet Underground w/ Nico “Femme Fatale” live video link here.

1943- Fred Turner (bassist + vocalist w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive; “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”)              71 yrs.

Bachman & Turner w/ Fred Turner “Takin’ Care Of Business” live video link here.

1945- Roger Hawkinns (drummer w/ Muscle Shoals Rhythm Section Of Alabama; played on hits by Aretha Franklin, Paul Simon, Bobby Bland, Wilson Pickett, Joe Cocker + more… )
69 yrs.

1947- Bob Weir (guitarist, singer + songwriter w/ The Grateful Dead; “Hell In A Bucket”, “Sugar Magnolia”, “Promised Land”, “Truckin” + more… ; founder of Ratdog; “Odessa”, “Ashes & Glass” + more… ; member of Kingfish; “Jump For Joy”; member of The Dead + Furthur; solo artist)                 67 yrs.

Bobby & The Midnites w/ Bob Weir “Easy To Slip” live video link here.

1953- Tony Carey (member of Rainbow; “I Surrender”)             61 yrs.

1959- Gary Kemp (guitarist + keyboardist w/ Spandau Ballet; “True”)         55 yrs.

1962- Michael Balzary a.k.a. Flea (bassist + vocalist w/ Red Hot Chili Peppers; “Fight Like A Brave”, “True Men Don’t Kill Coyotes”; “Under The Bridge”; member of Jane’s Addiction)
52 yrs.

Red Hot Chili Peppers w/ Flea “Fight Like A Brave” live video link here.

1969- Wendy Wilson (vocalist w/ Wilson Phillips; daughter of Brian Wilson)            45 yrs.

1977- John Mayer (singer/ songwriter; “Queen Of California”, “Daughters” + more… ; Grammy winner)           37 yrs.

John Mayer “Queen Of California” live video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY SLASH, ALISON KRAUSS & More…

1935- Cleveland Duncan (The Penguins; “Earth Angel”)             79 yrs.

Cleveland "Cleve" Duncan, lead singer with The Penguins of Earth Angel ...

1945- Dino Danelli (drummer w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)           69 yrs.

1946-Andy Mackay (sax + woodwinds w/ Roxy Music; “Virginia Plain”)             68 yrs.

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1950- Blair Thorton (guitar w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive; “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”)        64 yrs.

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1952- Janis Siegel (singer w/ Manhatten Transfer; “Boy From New York City”)       62 yrs.

 Manhatten Transfer w/ Janis Siegel “Boy From New York City” live video link

1961- Martin Gore (keyboards + vocals w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”, “Strange Love”, “Everything Counts” + more)            53 yrs.

Martin Gore in 2009

Depeche Mode w/ Martin Gore “Enjoy The Silence” live video link

1964- Nick Menza (drummer w/ Megadeth; “Symphony Of Destruction”)          50 yrs.

Nick Menza ex Megadeth habla acerca de todos sus proyectos

1964- Tim Kellett (trumpet + keyboards w/ Simply Red; “Holding Back The Years”)      50 yrs.

... Theatre 31 January 2010; Tim Kellett [photo: © 2010 Stephen Wright

1965- Rob Dickinson (vocals w/ Catherine Wheel; “Black Metallic”)          49 yrs.

Rob Dickinson

 

1965- Saul Hudson a.k.a. Slash (guitarist w/ Guns N’ Roses; “Paradise City”, “November Rain”, “Welcome To The Jungle” + more…; fronted Slash’s Snakepit; guitarist w/ Velvet Revolver; “Fall To Pieces”)          49 yrs.

Photo:Paul Bergen/Redferns

Slash & Myles Kennedy “Sweet Child O’ Mine” live acoustic video link

1971- Alison Krauss (singer/songwriter; “Forget About It” + “Let Me Touch You For Awhile”; tours + records w/ Union Station; released album w/ Robert Plant; “Please Read The Letter”; record-setting Grammy wins)            43 yrs.

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Alison Krauss “Stay” live video link

1971- Chad Gracey (drummer w/ Live)         43 yrs.

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1980- Michelle Williams (member of Destiny’s Child; “Survivor”)        34 yrs.

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1980- Steve ‘Stevo 32’ Jocz (drummer w/ Sum 41)            34 yrs.

Sum 41 Drummer Quits: Steve ‘Stevo’ Jocz Leaving Band Days After ...

These are today’s birthdays, accompanied by video links for some of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DENNIS DEYOUNG, DR. DRE & More…

1933- Yoko Ono (artist, singer, poet, author, peace activist, wife of John Lennon)    81 yrs.

Yoko Ono posed with a

1934- Skip Battin (member of The Byrds, New Riders Of The Purple Sage + The Flying Burrito Brothers; died in 2003)

Skip Battin lyrics

1939- Bobby Hart (singer/songwriter; wrote “Last Train To Clarksville” + “Scooby Doo Where Are You”)        75 yrs.

Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart!"

Tommy Boyce & Bobby Hart “I Wonder What She’s Doing Tonight” video link

1941- Herman Santiago (singer w/ Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers; hit single “Why Do Fools Fall In Love”)        73 yrs.

Herman Santiago.jpg

1947- Dennis DeYoung (vocals + keys w/ Styx; solo career)   67 yrs.

you mean Dennis DeYoung as

Styx w/ Dennis DeYoung “Come Sail Away” video link

1952- Judy Kay Newton a.k.a. Juice Newton (singer; hit w/ “Queen Of Hearts”)      62 yrs.

Juice Newton, whose

1953- Robbie Bachman (drummer w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive)  61 yrs.

Robbie Bachman B.t.o. Concert,

Bachman Turner Overdrive w/ Robbie “Takin’ Care Of Business” live video link

1965- Dr Dre (member of N.W.A., solo rap career, producer)     49 yrs.

Rap Artist Dr. Dre

Dr. Dre “Let Me Ride” video link

These are your birthdays for today, as well as some video links for half of these artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉