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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 PAUL MCCARTNEY, ALISON MOYET, NATHAN MORRIS & More…

1938- Don “Sugarcane” Harris (guitarist + pianist; half of Don & Dewey in the 50’s; worked with John Mayall, Little Richard + Frank Zappa; died in 1999)

don sugarcane harris

Don & Dewey w/ Don ‘Sugarcane’ Harris “Jungle Hop” audio/visual link here.

1942- Paul McCartney (multi-instrumentalist, singer + song writer w/ The Beatles; “Hey Jude”; formed Wings; “Band On The Run”; solo artist; knighted by the Queen of England)               73 yrs.

Paul McCartney se apresentando na Inglaterra em 2010.

Paul McCartney “Eight Days A Week” live video link here.

1942- Carl Radle (bassist w/ Derek & The Dominoes; “Layla”; died in 1980)

Carl Radle Memorial - Photo

Derek & The Dominos w/ Carl Radle “It’s Too Late” live video link here.

1942- Richard Perry (member of The Legends; producer; worked with Carly Simon, Barbara Streisand, Diana Ross + more…)         73 yrs.

Richard Perry Music Producer

1952- Ricky Gazda (member of Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes)        63 yrs.                  No Photo Available

1953- Jerome Smith (guitarist w/ KC & The Sunshine Band; “Get Down Tonight”; died in 2000)

Jerome Smith

1961- Alison Moyet (singer w/ Yaz; “Don’t Go”; solo artist)       54 yrs.

Alison Moyet - Wikipedia

Yaz w/ Alison Moyet “Only You” video link here.

1963- Dizzy Reed (keyboards w/ Guns N’ Roses since 1990)      52 yrs.

Dizzy reed.jpg

1969- Simon Rowbottom (guitarist w/ The Boo Radleys)         46 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1971- Nathan Morris (singer w/ Boyz II Men; “End Of The Road”)        44 yrs.

Singer Nathan Morris of Boyz

1977- Marc Friedman (bassist/ multi-instrumentalist/ composer; member of The Slip; “Poor Boy”, “Even Rats” + “Eube”; member of Surprise Me Mr. Davis; has toured with American Babies)                    39 yrs.

The Slip w/ Marc Friedman “Children Of December” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY STEVE HOWE, IZZY STRADLIN, JULIAN LENNON & More…

1929- Jacques Brel (singer/songwriter; his songs were covered by David Bowie, Ray Charles, Frank Sinatra, Nina Simone & more.. ; has sold over 25 million records worldwide; died in 1978)

Jacques Brel – Wikipedia

1947- Steve Howe (guitarist w/ Yes; has been in several other bands; solo career)                      69 yrs.

Steve Howe

Yes w/ Steve Howe “Roundabout” live video link here.

1962- Adam Mole (member of Pop Will Eat Itself)                 54 yrs.

PWEI-Memorabilia-Adam-Mole

1962- Izzy Stradlin (guitarist w/ Guns N’ Roses; Izzy Stradlin & The Ju Ju Hounds)                              54 yrs.

Izzy Stradlin in the recording

1963- Julian Lennon (musician; first son of John Lennon; the inspiration for “Hey Jude”)                           53 yrs.

Julian Lennon

Julian Lennon “Too Late For Goodbyes” video link here.

1963- Donita Sparks (guitar + vocals w/ L7)                        53 yrs.

Donita Sparks of L7

L7 w/ Donita Sparks “Andres” video link here.

1971- Darren Jessee (drummer + vocals w/ Ben Folds Five)      45 yrs.

Darren Jessee - Ben Folds Five

1973^- Marc Brownstein (bassist + vocalist  w/ The Disco Biscuits + Electron)
43 yrs.

1984- Ezra Koenig (singer, guitarist w/ Vampire Weekend)  32 yrs.

o-VAMPIRE-WEEKEND-EZRA-KOENIG- ...

Vampire Weekend w/ Ezra Koenig “Oxford Comma” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOB MARLEY, NATALIE COLE, AXL ROSE & More…

1942- John London (session bass player; worked with James Taylor, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and more..; died in 2000)                      No Photos Available.

1945- Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a. Bob Marley (reggae singer/songwriter/guitarist; Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee; died in 1981)

Bob Marley “War/ No More Trouble” video link here.

1946- Kate McGarrigle (singer w/ McGarrigle Sisters; was married to Loudon Wainwright III; mother of Rufus Wainwright + Martha Wainwright; died in 2010)

Kate McGarrigle “Go Leave” live video link here.

1947- Peter Lucia (member of Tommy James & The Shondells; died in 1987)
No Photos Available.

1950- Natalie Cole (singer; daughter of Nat King Cole; died in 2016)

1962- William Bruce Rose a.k.a. Axl Rose (lead singer for Guns N’ Roses)        54 yrs.

Guns N’ Roses w/ Axl Rose “November Rain” live video link here.

1966- Rick Astley (singer; “Never Gonna Give You Up”)           50 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY AL KOOPER, DUFF MCKAGAN, KEITH MOSELEY, CHRIS BARRON & More…

1929- Hal Blaine (drummer, session musician, played on hits by Elvis Presley, John Denver, The Carpenters & more…)                         87 yrs.

Drummerworld: Hal Blaine

1941- Barrett Strong (songwriter, recorded first hit for Motown, co-wrote many hits for Motown)         75 yrs.

Barrett Strong Photo: 695437

1942- Corey Wells (vocals w/ Three Dog Night; died in 2015)

co-founder Cory Wells

Three Dog Night w/ Corey Wells “Shambala” video link here.

1943- Chuck Winfield (trumpet w/ Blood, Sweat & Tears)              73 yrs.
No Photos Available.

1944- Al Kooper (musician, member of Blood, Sweat & Tears; author; played organ on Bob Dylan’s “Like A Rolling Stone”)       72 yrs.

AL KOOPER - photos

Al Kooper & The Rekooperators “I Love You More Than You’ll Ever Know”
video link here.

1948- David Denny (guitarist w/ The Steve Miller Band)                68 yrs.

Band member David Denny

The Steve Miller Band w/ David Denny “The Joker” live video link here.

1948- Christopher Guest a.k.a. Nigel Tufnel  (guitarist w/ Spinal Tap; from the film ‘This Is Spinal Tap)       68 yrs.

1964- Duff McKagan (bassist w/ Guns N’ Roses + Velvet Revolver)           52 yrs.

Duff's Jungle Menu

Velvet Revolver w/ Duff McKagan “Fall To Pieces” video link here.

1965- Keith Moseley (bassist, vocalist + songwriter w/ The String Cheese Incident; “Joyful Noise”, “Up The Canyon” + more…)                   51 yrs.

The String Cheese Incident w/ Keith Moseley “Joyful Sound” live video link here.

1968- Chris Barron (singer w/ The Spin Doctors)                         48 yrs.

chris-barron-eww.jpg

Spin Doctors w/ Chris Barron “If The River Was Whiskey” live video link here.

1969- Bobby Brown (singer; member of New Edition; solo artist)                 47 yrs.

Bobby Brown Arrested in

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY SAM COOKE, STEVE PERRY, MICHAEL HUTCHENCE & More…

1897-  Blind Willie Johnson (gospel blues singer/guitarist; was inducted into the Grammy Hall Of Fame 2011; died in 1945)

1931- Sam Cooke (soul singer; died in 1964)

Picture of Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke “Bring It On Home To Me” video link here.

1940- Addie Harris (vocals w/ The Shirelles; died in 1982)

NAME: Micki Harris

The Shirelles w/ Addie Harris “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” live video link here.

1947- Malcolm Mclaren (solo artist; manager of the Sex Pistols; died in 2010)

Malcom McLaren

Malcom Mclaren “Double Dutch” video link here.

1953- Steve Perry (solo artist; vocalist w/ Journey)     63 yrs.

that Steve Perry used the

Journey w/ Steve Perry “Don’t Stop Believin” live video link  here.

1960- Michael Hutchence (vocals w/ INXS; died in 1997)

Michael Hutchence

INXS w/ Michael Hutchence “Need You Tonight/Mediate” video link here.

1965- DJ Jazzy Jeff (dj w/ The Fresh Prince)     50 yrs.

The magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff

DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince “Summertime” video link here.

1965- Steven Adler (drums w/ Guns N’ Roses)                         50 yrs.

Steven Adler

Guns N’ Roses w/ Steven Adler “Paradise City” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY KEVIN ROLAND, BELINDA CARLISLE, STEVE GORMAN & More…

1944- John Seiter (member of Spanky And Our Gang)             71 yrs.

Musician John Seiter

1947- Gary Talley (guitarist w/ The Box Tops; “The Letter”)          68 yrs.

Gary Talley

1949- Sib Hashian (drummer w/ Boston; “More Than A Feeling”)       66 yrs.

סיב אשיאן

1953- Kevin Roland (singer w/ Dexy’s Midnight Runners; “Come On Eileen; solo artist)        62 yrs.

Kevin Rowland/publicity photo

Dexy’s Midnight Runners w/ Kevin Roland “Come On Eileen” video link here.

1955- Colin Moulding (bassist w/ XTC; “Dear God”)              60 yrs.

Colin Moulding

XTC w/ Colin Moulding “King For A Day” live video link here.

1958- Belinda Carlisle (singer w/ The Go-Go’s; “Vacation”; solo artist; “Mad About You”)         57 yrs.

Belinda Carlisle Photo

Belinda Carlisle “Mad About You” live video link here.

1962- Gilby Clarke (guitarist w/ Guns N’ Roses for 3 years in the early 90’s)        53 yrs.

Gilby Clarke 2 2012.jpg

1964- Maria Mckee (singer w/ Lone Justice; solo artist)       51 yrs.

Maria McKee

Maria McKee “Show Me Heaven” live video link here.

1965- Steve Gorman (drummer w/ The Black Crowes; “Remedy”, “Hard To Handle” + “Sting Me”; member of Trigger Hippy; “Rise Up Singing”)           50 yrs.

Steve Gorman,

1966- Jill Cunniff (singer + bassist w/ Luscious Jackson)        49 yrs.

Jill Cunniff So, there I was,

Luscious Jackson w/ Jill Cunniff “Strongman” live video link here.

1969- Donnie Wahlberg (member of New Kids On The Block; “Step By Step”)             46 yrs.

Donnie as he was back in the

1969- Kelvin Mercer (member of De La Soul)        46 yrs.

of the Day - Kelvin Mercer

De La Soul w/ Kelvin Mercer “Saturdays” 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 PAUL MCCARTNEY, ALISON MOYET, NATHAN MORRIS & More

1938- Don “Sugarcane” Harris (guitarist + pianist; half of Don & Dewey in the 50’s; worked with John Mayall, Little Richard + Frank Zappa; died in 1999)

don sugarcane harris

Don & Dewey w/ Don ‘Sugarcane’ Harris “Jungle Hop” audio/visual link here.

1942- Paul McCartney (multi-instrumentalist, singer + song writer w/ The Beatles; “Hey Jude”; formed Wings; “Band On The Run”; solo artist; knighted by the Queen of England)               73 yrs.

Paul McCartney se apresentando na Inglaterra em 2010.

Paul McCartney “Eight Days A Week” live video link here.

1942- Carl Radle (bassist w/ Derek & The Dominoes; “Layla”; died in 1980)

Carl Radle Memorial - Photo

Derek & The Dominos w/ Carl Radle “It’s Too Late” live video link here.

1942- Richard Perry (member of The Legends; producer; worked with Carly Simon, Barbara Streisand, Diana Ross + more…)         73 yrs.

Richard Perry Music Producer

1952- Ricky Gazda (member of Southside Johnny & The Asbury Jukes)        63 yrs.                  No Photo Available

1953- Jerome Smith (guitarist w/ KC & The Sunshine Band; “Get Down Tonight”; died in 2000)

Jerome Smith

1961- Alison Moyet (singer w/ Yaz; “Don’t Go”; solo artist)       54 yrs.

Alison Moyet - Wikipedia

Yaz w/ Alison Moyet “Only You” video link here.

1963- Dizzy Reed (keyboards w/ Guns N’ Roses since 1990)      52 yrs.

Dizzy reed.jpg

1969- Simon Rowbottom (guitarist w/ The Boo Radleys)         46 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1971- Nathan Morris (singer w/ Boyz II Men; “End Of The Road”)        44 yrs.

Singer Nathan Morris of Boyz

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOB MARLEY, AXL ROSE & More…

1942- John London (session bass player; worked with James Taylor, Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and more..; died in 2000)                      No Photos Available.

1945- Robert Nesta Marley a.k.a. Bob Marley (reggae singer/songwriter/guitarist; Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee; died in 1981)

Bob Marley “War/ No More Trouble” video link here.

1946- Kate McGarrigle (singer w/ McGarrigle Sisters; was married to Loudon Wainwright III; mother of Rufus Wainwright + Martha Wainwright; died in 2010)

Kate McGarrigle “Go Leave” live video link here.

1947- Peter Lucia (member of Tommy James & The Shondells)  68 yrs.
No Photos Available.

1950- Natalie Cole (singer; daughter of Nat King Cole)   65 yrs.

1962- William Bruce Rose a.k.a. Axl Rose (lead singer for Guns N’ Roses)        53 yrs.

Guns N’ Roses w/ Axl Rose “November Rain” live video link here.

1966- Rick Astley (singer; “Never Gonna Give You Up”)           49 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY SAM COOKE, MICHAEL HUTCHENCE & More…

1897-  Blind Willie Johnson (gospel blues singer/guitarist; was inducted into the Grammy Hall Of Fame 2011; died in 1945)

1931- Sam Cooke (soul singer; died in 1964)

Picture of Sam Cooke

Sam Cooke “Bring It On Home To Me” video link here.

1940- Addie Harris (vocals w/ The Shirelles; died in 1982)

NAME: Micki Harris

The Shirelles w/ Addie Harris “Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow” live video link here.

1947- Malcolm Mclaren (solo artist; manager of the Sex Pistols; died in 2010)

Malcom McLaren

Malcom Mclaren “Double Dutch” video link here.

1953- Steve Perry (solo artist; vocalist w/ Journey)     61 yrs.

that Steve Perry used the

Journey w/ Steve Perry “Don’t Stop Believin” live video link  here.

1960- Michael Hutchence (vocals w/ INXS; died in 1997)

Michael Hutchence

INXS w/ Michael Hutchence “Need You Tonight/Mediate” video link here.

1965- DJ Jazzy Jeff (dj w/ The Fresh Prince)     49 yrs.

The magnificent DJ Jazzy Jeff

DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince “Summertime” video link here.

1965- Steven Adler (drums w/ Guns N’ Roses)     49 yrs.

Steven Adler

Guns N’ Roses w/ Steven Adler “Paradise City” video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉