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HAPPY BIRTHDAY RICHARD MANUEL, RICHARD THOMPSON, SEBASTIAN BACH & More…

1924- Doris Day (singer/actress)                    92 yrs.

Doris Day-Annex

1938- Jeff Barry (songwriter; “Da Doo Ron Ron”)                    78 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”)   72 yrs.

old friend, Tony Orlando.

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

Richard Thompson Q&A

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

1961- Eddie Murphy (actor/comedian/ singer; “Party All The Time”)    55 yrs.

Eddie Murphy's Musical Moments

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

1962- Simon Raymonde (bassist w/ Cocteau Twins)            54 yrs.

simon raymonde - the cocteau

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

1968- Sebastian Bach (singer w/ Skid Row)        48 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!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JOHN MCLAUGHLIN, MICHAEL STIPE, BETH GIBBONS & More…

1942- John McLaughlin (guitarist w/ Mahavishnu Orchestra; also worked w/ Carlos Santana, Stanley Clark + Jaco Pastorius)            74 yrs.

Mahavishnu Orchestra w/ John McLaughlin “Awakening” live video link here.

1955- Brian Ray (session guitarist, bassist, singer + songwriter; played w/ Paul McCartney)            61 yrs.

1956- Bernard Sumner (guitarist + vocalist w/ Warsaw + New Order; “True Faith”; member of Electronic; “Get The Message”)              60 yrs.

New Order w/ Bernard Sumner “Ceremony” live video link here.

1956- Nels Cline (guitarist + songwriter w/ Wilco)          60 yrs.

Wilco w/ Nels Cline “Sunken Treasure” live video link here.

1960- Michael Stipe (vocalist w/ R.E.M.; “Stand”, “The One I Love”, “Losing My Religion” + more…; activist)                56 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Michael Stipe “King Of Birds” live video link here.

1962- Martin Mcaloon (bassist w/ Prefab Sprout; “The King Of Rock & Roll”)        54 yrs.

1962- Robin Guthrie (guitarist, keyboardist + programmer w/ Cocteau Twins; “Heaven Or Las Vegas”)           54 yrs.

Cocteau Twins w/ Robin Guthrie “Pearly Dewdrops’ Drops” video link here.

1962- Till Lindemann (poet + vocalist w/ Rammstein)             54 yrs.

1965- Beth Gibbons (vocalist w/ Portishead; “Glory Box”)            51 yrs.

Portishead w/ Beth Gibbons “Roads” live video link here.

1965- Cait O’Riordan (bassist w/ The Pogues)          51 yrs.

1965- David Glasper (member of Breathe; “Hands To Heaven”)       51 yrs.

1967- Ben Darvill (harmonica player w/ Crash Test Dummies; “MMM MMM MMM MMM”)
49 yrs.                                     No Photo Available.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DINAH WASHINGTON, MICHAEL JACKSON & More…

1924- Dinah Washington (singer; “What A Difference A Day Makes”; died in 1963)

Dinah Washington “I Don’t Hurt” live video link here.

1943- Dick Halligan (keyboards, flute + vocals w/ Blood, Sweat & Tears; “You’ve Made Me So Very Happy”)               72 yrs.

1945- Chris Copping (member of Procol Harum; “A Whiter Shade Of Pale”)          70 yrs.

1953- Rick Downey (drummer w/ Blue Oyster Cult; “Don’t Fear The Reaper”)             62 yrs.

1958- Elizabeth Fraser (vocals w/ Cocteau Twins; “Heaven Or Las Vegas”)          57 yrs.

Cocteau Twins w/ Elizabeth Fraser “Pearly Dewdrop’s Drops” video link here.

1958- Michael Jackson (choreographer, singer + songwriter; “Bad”, “Human Nature”, “Thriller”, “Billie Jean”, “Beat It”, “Man In The Mirror” + more; member of The Jackson 5; “ABC” + “I Want You Back”; considered to be ‘The King Of Pop; died in 2010)

Michael Jackson “Human Nature” live video link here.

1963- Jerry Fehily  (member of Hothouse Flowers; “Don’t Go”)           52 yrs.
No Photos Available.

1967- Chris Gorman (drummer w/ Belly; “Feed The Tree”)              48 yrs.

 Gorman; front right

Belly w/ Chris Gorman “Gepetto” video link here.

1971- Alex Griffin (member of Ned’s Atomic Dustbin; “Grey Cell Green”)           44 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1975- Kyle Cook (guitarist w/ Matchbox 20; “3 a.m.”+ “Push”)            40 yrs.

Matchbox 20 w/ Kyle Cook “3AM” 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 RICHARD MANUEL, RICHARD THOMPSON & More…

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!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY JOHN MCLAUGHLIN, MICHAEL STIPE & More…

1942- John McLaughlin (guitarist w/ Mahavishnu Orchestra; also worked w/ Carlos Santana, Stanley Clark + Jaco Pastorius)            73 yrs.

Mahavishnu Orchestra w/ John McLaughlin “Awakening” live video link here.

1955- Brian Ray (session guitarist, bassist, singer + songwriter; played w/ Paul McCartney)            60 yrs.

1956- Bernard Sumner (guitarist + vocalist w/ Warsaw + New Order; “True Faith”; member of Electronic; “Get The Message”)              59 yrs.

New Order w/ Bernard Sumner “Ceremony” live video link here.

1956- Nels Cline (guitarist + songwriter w/ Wilco)          59 yrs.

Wilco w/ Nels Cline “Sunken Treasure” live video link here.

1960- Michael Stipe (vocalist w/ R.E.M.; “Stand”, “The One I Love”, “Losing My Religion” + more…; activist)                55 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Michael Stipe “King Of Birds” live video link here.

1962- Martin Mcaloon (bassist w/ Prefab Sprout; “The King Of Rock & Roll”)        53 yrs.

1962- Robin Guthrie (guitarist, keyboardist + programmer w/ Cocteau Twins; “Heaven Or Las Vegas”)           53 yrs.

Cocteau Twins w/ Robin Guthrie “Pearly Dewdrops’ Drops” video link here.

1962- Till Lindemann (poet + vocalist w/ Rammstein)             53 yrs.

1965- Beth Gibbons (vocalist w/ Portishead; “Glory Box”)            50 yrs.

Portishead w/ Beth Gibbons “Roads” live video link here.

1965- Cait O’Riordan (bassist w/ The Pogues)          50 yrs.

1965- David Glasper (member of Breathe; “Hands To Heaven”)       50 yrs.

1967- Ben Darvill (harmonica player w/ Crash Test Dummies; “MMM MMM MMM MMM”)
48 yrs.                                     No Photo Available.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DINAH WASHINGTON, MICHAEL JACKSON & More…

1924- Dinah Washington (singer; “What A Difference A Day Makes”; died in 1963)

Dinah Washington “I Don’t Hurt” live video link here.

1943- Dick Halligan (keyboards, flute + vocals w/ Blood, Sweat & Tears; “You’ve Made Me So Very Happy”)               71 yrs.

Richard Halligan

1945- Chris Copping (member of Procol Harum; “A Whiter Shade Of Pale”)          69 yrs.

Chris Copping – from the same Holstebro concert

1953- Rick Downey (drummer w/ Blue Oyster Cult; “Don’t Fear The Reaper”)             61 yrs.

August 29, 1953: Rick Downey of Blue Oyster Cult is born.

1958- Elizabeth Fraser (vocals w/ Cocteau Twins; “Heaven Or Las Vegas”)          56 yrs.

Cocteau Twins w/ Elizabeth Fraser “Pearly Dewdrop’s Drops” video link here.

1958- Michael Jackson (choreographer, singer + songwriter; “Bad”, “Human Nature”, “Thriller”, “Billie Jean”, “Beat It”, “Man In The Mirror” + more; member of The Jackson 5; “ABC” + “I Want You Back”; considered to be ‘The King Of Pop; died in 2010)

MICHAEL JACKSON

Michael Jackson “Human Nature” live video link here.

1963- Jerry Fehily  (member of Hothouse Flowers; “Don’t Go”)           51 yrs.
No Photos Available.

1967- Chris Gorman (drummer w/ Belly; “Feed The Tree”)              47 yrs.

bibberly:Chris Gorman and Gail Greenwood of Belly, 1995.  Chris Gorman on the left.

Belly w/ Chris Gorman “Gepetto” video link here.

1971- Alex Griffin (member of Ned’s Atomic Dustbin; “Grey Cell Green”)           43 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1975- Kyle Cook (guitarist w/ Matchbox 20; “3 a.m.”+ “Push”)            39 yrs.

Matchbox Twenty's Kyle Cook picks 10 essential guitar albums

Matchbox 20 w/ Kyle Cook “3AM” 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 RICHARD MANUEL, RICHARD THOMPSON & More…

1924- Doris Day (singer/actress)        90 yrs.

Doris Day-Annex

1938- Jeff Barry (songwriter; “Da Doo Ron Ron”)      76 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

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

1944- Tony Orlando (singer w/ Dawn; “Knock Three Times”)   70 yrs.

old friend, Tony Orlando.

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

Richard Thompson Q&A

Richard Thompson “1952 Vincent Black Lightning” live video link

1951- Mel Schacher (member of Grand Funk Railroad)   63 yrs.

m' bud Mel Schacher of th'

1961- Eddie Murphy (actor/comedian/ singer; “Party All The Time”)    53 yrs.

Eddie Murphy's Musical Moments

Eddie Murphy “Party All The Time” video link

1962- Simon Raymonde (bassist w/ Cocteau Twins)  52 yrs.

simon raymonde - the cocteau

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

1968- Sebastian Bach (singer w/ Skid Row)        46 yrs.

Sebastian Bach biography is an

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

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉