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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 TOBY KEITH, JOAN OSBORNE, BECK & More…

1944- Jaimoe Johanson (drummer w/ The Allman Brothers Band; “In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed”, “Jessica”, “Mountain Jam” + more; leader of Jaimoe’s Jassz Band)     72 yrs.

Trucks and Jaimoe Johanson

The Allman Brothers Band w/ Jaimoe “Whipping Post” live video link here.

1961- Andy Fletcher (bass + synthesizers w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”)      55 yrs.

Happy Birthday Andy Fletcher

1961- Toby Keith (country singer/songwriter/producer + actor; “How Do You Like Me Now?” + “I Wanna Talk About Me”)                         55 yrs.

San Francisco Toby Keith

Toby Keith & Willie Nelson “Beer For My Horses” live video link here.

1962- Joan Osborne (singer/songwriter; “St. Teresa” + “One Of Us” member of The Dead in 2003; also a member of Trigger Hippy)                              54 yrs.

WFUV Pop Quiz: Joan Osborne

Trigger Hippy w/ Joan Osborne “Heartache On The Line” live video link here.

1970- Beck David Campbell a.k.a. Beck (singer/songwriter/musician; “Loser”, “Devil’s Haircut” +”Where It’s At”)                                                     46 yrs.

Beck Present-Tense here giving

Beck “E-Pro” video link here.

1971- Neil Mavers (drummer w/ The La’s; “There She Goes”)                            45 yrs.

stained in Neil Mavers'

1985- Jamie Cook (guitarist w/ Arctic Monkeys)                       31 yrs.

Jamie Cook, Arctic Monkeys

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 PAUL BARRERE, VINCE CLARKE, KEVIN HEARN & More…

1929- David Lynch (member of The Platters; “Smoke Gets In Your Eyes”; died in 1981)

DAVID LYNCH… 2 enero, 2014

The Platters w/ David Lynch “Twilight Time” live video link here.

1930- Tommy Tedesco (session guitarist; recorded w/ The Beach Boys, Everly Brothers, The Supremes, Elvis Presley, Sam Cooke + more….; died in 1997)

Tommy Tedesco

1940- Fontella Bass (female singer + pianist; “Rescue Me”; died in 2012)

Fontella Bass: Top 5 Covers of

Fontella Bass “Rescue Me” live video link here.

1948- Paul Barrere (guitar w/ Little Feat; “Dixie Chicken”, “Feats Don’t Fail Me Now” + more; has performed as a member of Phil Lesh & Friends;  also tours w/ fellow Little Feat member Fred Tackett performing more stripped down material)                         68 yrs.

Paul Barrere · Fred Tackett

Little Feat w/ Paul Barrere “Fat Man In The Bathtub” live video link here.

1950- Otis Damon Harris (vocals w/ The Temptations from 1971 to 1975; “Just My Imagination”; died in 2013)

Otis "Damon" Harris

1952- Andy Fraser (founding member of Free in 1968; “All Right Now”; bassist w/ John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers; his songs have been covered by Ted Nugent, Robert Palmer + Joe Cocker; died in 2015)

Andy Fraser

1952- Laura Branigan (singer; “Gloria”; died in 2004)

Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan “Self Control” video link here.

1958- Neil Clark (guitarist w/ Lloyd Cole & The Commotions)                 58 yrs.
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1960- Vince Clarke (keyboards w/ Depeche Mode; “Just Can’t Get Enough”; member of  Yaz; “Don’t Go”; member of Erasure; “Chains Of Love”)         56 yrs.

Vince Clarke

Yaz w/ Vince Clarke “Don’t Go” video link here.

1968- Martyn Walsh (bassist w/ Inspiral Carpets)        48 yrs.

Martyn Walsh - Inspiral

1969- Kevin Hearn (keyboards, guitar, accordian w/ Barenaked Ladies)         47 yrs.

F*CK YEAH Kevin Hearn

Barenaked Ladies w/ Kevin Hearn “Odds Are” 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 PAT BOONE, RONNIE WOOD, ALANIS MORISSETTE & More…

1934- Pat Boone (singer; “Love Letters In The Sand”)                    82 yrs.

Labels: Pat Boone

1945- James William McCarty (guitarist w/ Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels, Buddy Miles, Cactus, Mystery Train + Bob Seger)                        71 yrs.

James William McCarty (born

1947- Ronnie Wood (guitarist, songwriter, painter + radio presenter; member of The Birds, Jeff Beck Group, The Faces + The Rolling Stones in 1975)          69 yrs.

Ronnie Wood Ron Wood

The Rolling Stones w/ Ronnie Wood “Start Me Up” video link here.

1959- Alan Wilder (keyboards + vocals w/ Depeche Mode)                  57 yrs.

Alan Wilder (Depeche Mode)

Depeche Mode w/ Alan Wilder “People Are People” live video link here.

1960- Simon Gallup (bassist w/ The Cure; “Just Like Heaven”, “Love Song” + more…)
56 yrs.

Simon Gallup / Bass Player for

The Cure w/ Simon Gallup “Prayers For Rain” live video link here.

1963- Mike Joyce (drummer w/ The Smiths)        53 yrs.

Mike Joyce (The Smiths),

1974- Alanis Morissette (actress/singer/songwriter; ‘Jagged Little Pill’ is the best selling record by a female performer ever; “Ironic” + “Head Over Feet”)         42 yrs.

Alanis Morissette: Album

Alanis Morissette “You Oughta Know” live video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY RICHIE FURAY, BILLY JOEL, DAVID GAHAN & More…

1935- Noel Floyd Edwards a.k.a. Nokie Edwards (member of The Ventures)              81 yrs.

NOKIE EDWARDS (of the Ventures

1937- Dave Prater (singer w/ Sam & Dave; died in 1988)

Dave Prater

Sam & Dave w/ Dave Prater “Hold On I’m Comin” live video link here.

1937- Sonny Curtis (member of The Crickets)                79 yrs.

SONNY CURTIS BECAME 74 TODAY

1941- Danny Rapp (lead singer w/ Danny & The Juniors; “At The Hop”; died in 1983)

Danny Rapp Added by: Anthony S

1944- Richie Furay (guitar vocals w/ Buffalo Springfield, Poco & More..)          72 yrs.

Richie Furay, 1981

Buffalo Springfield w/ Richie Furay “For What It’s Worth” video link here.

1945- Steve Katz (guitar, vocals w/ Blood Sweat & Tears)                       71 yrs.

Steve Katz (Founding Member of

1949- Billy Joel (singer/songwriter/ pianist; “Uptown Girl”)                        67 yrs.

Billy Joel Tickets

Billy Joel “Captain Jack” live video link here.

1950- Tom Petersson (bass + vocals w/ Cheap Trick)                       66 yrs.

Tom Petersson

1962- David Gahan- (vocals w/ Depeche Mode; “Strangelove”)                  54 yrs.

Dave Gahan

Depeche Mode w/ David Gahan “Never Let Me Down Again” live video link here.

1962- Paul Heaton (vocals w/ The Housemartins + The Beautiful South)                  54 yrs.

Paul Heaton

Housemartins w/ Paul Heaton “Happy Hour” video link here.

1971- Paul ‘Guigsy’ McGuigan (bassist w/ Oasis; left in 1999)                 45 yrs.

de Oasis: Paul McGuigan

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TOBY KEITH, JOAN OSBORNE, BECK & More…

1944- Jaimoe Johanson (drummer w/ The Allman Brothers Band; “In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed”, “Jessica”, “Mountain Jam” + more; leader of Jaimoe’s Jassz Band)     71 yrs.

Trucks and Jaimoe Johanson

The Allman Brothers Band w/ Jaimoe “Whipping Post” live video link here.

1960- Andy Fletcher (bass + synthesizers w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”) 55 yrs.

Happy Birthday Andy Fletcher

1961- Toby Keith (country singer/songwriter/producer + actor; “How Do You Like Me Now?” + “I Wanna Talk About Me”)         54 yrs.

San Francisco Toby Keith

Toby Keith & Willie Nelson “Beer For My Horses” live video link here.

1963- Joan Osborne (singer/songwriter; “St. Teresa” + “One Of Us” member of The Dead in 2003; also a member of Trigger Hippy)          52 yrs.

WFUV Pop Quiz: Joan Osborne

Trigger Hippy w/ Joan Osborne “Heartache On The Line” live video link here.

1970- Beck David Campbell a.k.a. Beck (singer/songwriter/musician; “Loser”, “Devil’s Haircut” +”Where It’s At”)          45 yrs.

Beck Present-Tense here giving

Beck “E-Pro” video link here.

1971- Neil Mavers (drummer w/ The La’s; “There She Goes”)       44 yrs.

stained in Neil Mavers'

1985- Jamie Cook (guitarist w/ Arctic Monkeys)        30 yrs.

Jamie Cook, Arctic Monkeys

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 RONNIE WOOD, ALANIS MORISSETTE & More…

1934- Pat Boone (singer; “Love Letters In The Sand”)                    81 yrs.

Labels: Pat Boone

1945- James William McCarty (guitarist w/ Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels, Buddy Miles, Cactus, Mystery Train + Bob Seger)                        70 yrs.

James William McCarty (born

1947- Ronnie Wood (guitarist, songwriter, painter + radio presenter; member of The Birds, Jeff Beck Group, The Faces + The Rolling Stones in 1975)          68 yrs.

Ronnie Wood Ron Wood

The Rolling Stones w/ Ronnie Wood “Start Me Up” video link here.

 

1959- Alan Wilder (keyboards + vocals w/ Depeche Mode)                  56 yrs.

Alan Wilder (Depeche Mode)

Depeche Mode w/ Alan Wilder “People Are People” live video link here.

1960- Simon Gallup (bassist w/ The Cure; “Just Like Heaven”, “Love Song” + more…)
55 yrs.

Simon Gallup / Bass Player for

The Cure w/ Simon Gallup “Prayers For Rain” live video link here.

1963- Mike Joyce (drummer w/ The Smiths)        52 yrs.

Mike Joyce (The Smiths),

1974- Alanis Morissette (actress/singer/songwriter; ‘Jagged Little Pill’ is the best selling record by a female performer ever; “Ironic” + “Head Over Feet”)         41 yrs.

Alanis Morissette: Album

Alanis Morissette “You Oughta Know” live video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY RICHIE FURAY, BILLY JOEL, DAVID GAHAN & More…

1935- Noel Floyd Edwards a.k.a. Nokie Edwards (member of The Ventures)    80 yrs.

NOKIE EDWARDS (of the Ventures

1937- Dave Prater (singer w/ Sam & Dave; died in 1988)

Dave Prater

Sam & Dave w/ Dave Prater “Hold On I’m Comin” live video link here.

1937- Sonny Curtis (member of The Crickets)      78 yrs.

SONNY CURTIS BECAME 74 TODAY

1941- Danny Rapp (lead singer w/ Danny & The Juniors; “At The Hop”; died in 1983)

Danny Rapp Added by: Anthony S

1944- Richie Furay (guitar vocals w/ Buffalo Springfield, Poco & More..)  71 yrs.

Richie Furay, 1981

Buffalo Springfield w/ Richie Furay “For What It’s Worth” video link here.

1945- Steve Katz (guitar, vocals w/ Blood Sweat & Tears)         70 yrs.

Steve Katz (Founding Member of

1949- Billy Joel (singer/songwriter/ pianist; “Uptown Girl”)      66 yrs.

Billy Joel Tickets

Billy Joel “Captain Jack” live video link here.

1950- Tom Petersson (bass + vocals w/ Cheap Trick)         65 yrs.

Tom Petersson

1962- David Gahan- (vocals w/ Depeche Mode)       53 yrs.

Dave Gahan

Depeche Mode w/ David Gahan “Never Let Me Down Again” live video link here.

1962- Paul Heaton (vocals w/ The Housemartins + The Beautiful South)       53 yrs.

Paul Heaton

Housemartins w/ Paul Heaton “Happy Hour” video link here.

1971- Paul ‘Guigsy’ McGuigan (bassist w/ Oasis; left in 1999)    44 yrs.

de Oasis: Paul McGuigan

These are your birthdays for today, along with video links for a few 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 JOAN OSBORNE, BECK & More…

1944- Jaimoe Johanson (drummer w/ The Allman Brothers Band; “In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed”, “Jessica”, “Mountain Jam” + more; leader of Jaimoe’s Jassz Band)     70 yrs.

Trucks and Jaimoe Johanson

The Allman Brothers Band w/ Jaimoe “Whipping Post” live video link

1960- Andy Fletcher (bass + synthesizers w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”)         54 yrs.

Happy Birthday Andy Fletcher

1961- Toby Keith (country singer/songwriter/producer + actor; “How Do You Like Me Now?” + “I Wanna Talk About Me”)         53 yrs.

San Francisco Toby Keith

Toby Keith & Willie Nelson “Beer For My Horses” live video link

1963- Joan Osborne (singer/songwriter; “St. Teresa” + “One Of Us” member of The Dead in 2003; also a member of Trigger Hippy)   51 yrs.

WFUV Pop Quiz: Joan Osborne

Trigger Hippy w/ Joan Osborne “Heartache On The Line” live video link

1970- Beck David Campbell a.k.a. Beck (singer/songwriter/musician; “Loser”, “Devil’s Haircut” +”Where It’s At”)          44 yrs.

Beck Present-Tense here giving

Beck “E-Pro” video link

1971- Neil Mavers (drummer w/ The La’s; “There She Goes”)   43 yrs.

stained in Neil Mavers'

1985- Jamie Cook (guitarist w/ Arctic Monkeys)        29 yrs.

Jamie Cook, Arctic Monkeys

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!!!! 😉