1945- Pete Townshend (guitar + vocals w/ The Who; “Who Are You”; well known for his ‘windmill style’ on the guitar; solo career; “Eminence Front”) 71 yrs.
The Who w/ Pete Townshend “Won’t Get Fooled Again” live video link here.
1947- Greg Herbert (member of Blood, Sweat & Tears; died in 1977)
1948- Tom Scott (saxophonist w/ The L.A. Express; worked w/ Joni Mitchell, Carole King + Steely Dan; composed film and TV soundtracks) 68 yrs.
1948- Grace Jones (model/actress/singer; “Slave To The Rhythm”) 68 yrs.
Grace Jones “Slave To The Rhythm” live video link here.
1949- Dusty Hill (bassist w/ ZZ Top; “Legs”) 67 yrs.
ZZ Top w/ Dusty Hill “Just Got Paid” live video link here.
1952- Jeffrey Hyman a.k.a. Joey Ramone (vocals w/ The Ramones; “I Wanna Be Sedated”; died in 2001)
The Ramones w/ Joey “Beat On The Brat” live video link here.
1954- Philip Rudd (drummer w/ AC/DC; left in 1983) 62 yrs.
1956- Martyn Ware (member of Heaven 17 + Human League; “Human”) 60 yrs.
1962- Iain Harvie (guitarist w/ Del Amitri; “Kiss This Thing Goodbye”) 54 yrs.
Del Amitri w/ Iain Harvie “Kiss This Thing Goodbye” live video link here.
1968- Paul Hartnoll (member of Orbital) 48 yrs.
1970- Attrell Cordes a.k.a. Prince Be (vocals w/ P.M. Dawn; “Set Adrift On Memory Bliss”) 46 yrs.
P.M. Dawn w/ Prince Be “Looking Through Patient Eyes” video link here.
These are your birthdays for today, along w/ video links for several of the artists. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!
HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉