Tag Archives: Herman’s Hermits

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GARY LEWIS, DANIEL ASH, BILL BERRY, SASKIA LAROO, FATBOY SLIM & More…

1946- Gary Lewis (singer w/ The Playboys; “This Diamond Ring”)          70 yrs.

Gary Lewis & The Playboys “This Diamond Ring” live video link here.

1947- Karl Green (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; “Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter”)                                          69 yrs.

Herman’s Hermits w/ Karl Green “I’m Into Something Good” live video link here.

1951- Carlo Karges (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons”; died in 2002)

1953- Hugh McDowell (cellist w/ Electric Light Orchestra; “Don’t Bring Me Down”)       63 yrs.

1957- Daniel Ash (member of Bauhaus + Love & Rockets; “So Alive”; solo artist)       59 yrs.

Love & Rockets w/ Daniel Ash “No New Tale To Tell” video link here.

1958- Bill Berry (drummer w/ R.E.M.; “The One I Love”, “Stand”, “Radio Song” + more; left the band in 1997)          58 yrs.

1959- Saskia Laroo (trumpeter/multi-instrumentalist/vocalist; she has worked w/ Candy Dulfer, Wynton Marsalis + Billy Preston; won the 2007 Montreux Jazz Award)               57 yrs.

Saskia Laroo “Jazz Party”live video here.

1960- Malcolm Ross (member of Aztec Camera)               56 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1963- Norman Cook a.k.a. Fatboy Slim (member of Housemartins, Beats International, Freak Power;DJ; solo artist)        53 yrs.

Fatboy Slim “Are We Having Fun Yet?” live video link here.

1964- Jim Corr (guitar, keyboards + vocals w/ The Corrs)                 52 yrs.

1964- Robert Townsend (member of Pop Will Eat Itself)              52 yrs.
No Photos Available

1971- John Lowery (guitarist w/ Marilyn Manson; “The Dope Show”)       45 yrs.

Marilyn Manson w/ John Lowery “The Dope Show” video link here.

1978- Will Champion (drummer w Coldplay)         38 yrs.

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 CAT STEVENS, HOWIE EPSTEIN, JIM MARTIN & More…

1939- Kim Fowley (singer/producer; worked w/ The Runaways, Frank Zappa, Slade + more…; died in 2015)

Kim Fowley

1946- Barry Whitwam drums w/ Herman’s Hermits; “I’m Into Something Good”)                       70 yrs.

BARRY WHITWAM

1948- Cat Stevens (singer/songwriter; “Peace Train”, “Moon Shadow” + more; converted to the Muslim religion and changed his name to Yusef Islam)        68 yrs.

Cat-stevens C to C sharp,

Cat Stevens “Morning Has Broken” live video link here.

1955- Howie Epstein (bassist w/ Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; “American Girl”, “Learning To Fly”, “Change Of Heart” + more; died in 2003)

the late Howie Epstein.

1961- Jim Martin (guitar w/ Faith No More; “I’m Easy”, “Everything’s Ruined” + more)                     55 yrs.

Martin replied:

Faith No More w/ Jim Martin “Epic” live video link here.

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 JACK BRUCE, DAVID BYRNE, IAN ASTBURY & More….

1936- Bobby Darin (singer; had a hit in 1959 w/ “Mack The Knife”; died in 1973)

Bobby Darin

Bobby Darin “Dream Lover” live video link here.

1943- Jack Bruce (bass + vocals w/ Graham Bond Organization, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Manfred Mann + Cream; died in 2014)

Happy Birthday Jack Bruce

Cream w/ Jack Bruce “White Room” live video link here.

1944- Gene Cornish (guitar, vocals, harmonica w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)
72 yrs.

Gene Cornish of the Rascals

The Young Rascals w/ Gene Cornish “Groovin” live video link here.

1946- Derek “Lek” LecKenby (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; died in 1994)

DEREK (LEK) LECKENBY

1947- Al Ciner (member of American Breed + Three Dog Night)             69 yrs.
No Photo Available

1952- David Byrne (guitar + vocals w/ Talking Heads; “Burning Down The House”; solo career)                         64 yrs.

News about David Byrne,

Talking Heads w/ David Byrne “Naive Melody” live video link here.

1953- John Rutsey (drummer + founding member of Rush; died in 2008)

John Howard Rutsey (July 23,

1959- Steve Hogarth (member of Marillion)                    57 yrs.

Steve Hogarth is one of those

1962- C.C. Deville (guitarist w/ Poison; “Nothin But A Good Time”)                       54 yrs.

Poison w/ C.C. Deville “Talk Dirty To Me” video link here.

1962- Ian Astbury (singer w/ Southern Death Cult, which became The Cult; lead singer of The Doors of the 21st Century w/ Robby Krieger + Ray Manzarek)                     54 yrs.

birthday Ian Astbury and

The Cult w/ Ian Astbury “She Sells Sanctuary” video link here.

1966- Fabrice Morvan (half of the lip-syncing duo Milli Vanilli)                   50 yrs.

Fabrice Morvan

1966- Mike Inez (member of Alice In Chains)                           50 yrs.

Mike Inez films

1969- Danny Wood (member of New Kids On The Block)                     47 yrs.

DANNY WOOD pinup – Wearing NEW

1979- Dan Auerbach (guitarist, vocalist + songwriter w/ The Black Keys; producer)
37 yrs.

The Black Keys w/ Dan Auerbach “Fever” live 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 IKE TURNER, ART GARFUNKEL, RYAN ADAMS & More…

1931- Ike Turner (singer/musician/songwriter w/ wife, Tina Turner; “Proud Mary” + “River Deep Mountain High”; member of The Kings Of Rhythm; died in 2007)

Ike & Tina Turner “Proud Mary” live video link here.

1941- Art Garfunkel (singer + songwriter w/ Paul Simon, Simon & Garfunkel; “Mrs. Robinson”, “Bridge Over Troubled Water”, “America” + more…; solo artits; actor)
74 yrs.

Simon & Garfunkel “Sound Of Silence” live video link here.

1946- Gram Parsons (singer/songwriter; was a member of The International Submarine Band, The Byrds + Flying Burrito Brothers; solo artist; died in 1973)

Flying Burrito Brothers w/ Gram Parsons “Christine’s Tune” video link here.

1947- Peter Noone (vocalist w/ Herman’s Hermits; “Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter” + “I’m Into Something Good”)            68 yrs.

1956- Helen O’Hara (violinist w/ Dexy’s Midnight Runners; “Come On Eileen”)           59 yrs.

1957- David Moyse (guitar w/ Air Supply; “All Out Of Love”)           58 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1957- Mike Score (singer + keyboardist w/ A Flock Of Seagulls)           58 yrs.

A Flock Of Seagulls w/ Mike Score “I Ran” live video link here.

1959- Bryan Adams (singer/songwriter/guitarist; “Summer Of ’69”, “Heaven”, Cuts Like A Knife” + more…)                   56 yrs.

Bryan Adams “Summer Of ’69” live video link here.

1959- Robert Fisher (member of Climie Fisher; wrote songs for Fleetwood Mac, Rod Stewart + more…; died in 1999)

1959- Ken Coomer (drummer w/ Wilco + Uncle Tupelo)        56 yrs.

1968- Mark Hunter (keyboardist w/ James; “Sit Down”)          47 yrs.

1971- Jonny Greenwood (guitarist + keyboardist w/ Radiohead; “Creep”)         44 yrs.

1974- Ryan Adams (singer + songwriter w/ Whiskeytown; recorded + toured w/ The Cardinals; solo artist; “New York, New York”; featured in the movie “This Is 40”; married to Mandy Moore)             41 yrs.

Ryan Adams “Wharf Rat” live video link here.

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 BOOTSY COLLINS, NATALIE MERCHANT & More…

1946- Keith Hopwood (guitarist w/ Herman’s Hermits; “I’m Into Something Good”)
69 yrs.

1951- Bootsy Collins (bass + vocals w/ Parliament Funkadelic + Bootsy’s Rubber Band)
64 yrs.

Bootsy Collins “Stretchin’ Out” live video link here.

1951- Maggie Roche (singer + songwriter w/ The Roches; worked Paul Simon + Loudon Wainwright)            64 yrs.

1952- David Was (member of Was Not Was)                 63 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1953- Keith Strickland (guitar, keyboards + drums w/ The B-52’s; “Roam”, “Summer Of Love”, “Love Shack” + more…)             62 yrs.

The B-52’s w/ Keith Strickland “Deadbeat Club” video link here.

1962- Steve Wren (member of Then Jericho; “The Motive”)        53 yrs.

Then Jericho w/ Steve Wren “The Motive” video link here.

1963- Natalie Merchant (singer + songwriter w/ 10,000 Maniacs; “Like The Weather”, “Trouble Me” + “These Are Days”; solo; “Carnival”)           52 yrs.

Natalie Merchant “Wonder” live video link here.

1967- Keith Urban (country singer, songwriter + guitarist)                 48 yrs.

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 DANIEL ASH, BILL BERRY, FATBOY SLIM & More…

1946- Gary Lewis (singer w/ The Playboys; “This Diamond Ring”)          69 yrs.

Gary Lewis & The Playboys “This Diamond Ring” live video link here.

1947- Karl Green (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; “Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter”)                                          68 yrs.

Herman’s Hermits w/ Karl Green “I’m Into Something Good” live video link here.

1951- Carlo Karges (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons”)                            64 yrs.

1953- Hugh McDowell (cellist w/ Electric Light Orchestra; “Don’t Bring Me Down”)       62 yrs.

1957- Daniel Ash (member of Bauhaus + Love & Rockets; “So Alive”; solo artist)       58 yrs.

Love & Rockets w/ Daniel Ash “No New Tale To Tell” video link here.

1958- Bill Berry (drummer w/ R.E.M.; “The One I Love”, “Stand”, “Radio Song” + more; left the band in 1997)          57 yrs.

1960- Malcolm Ross (member of Aztec Camera)               55 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1963- Norman Cook a.k.a. Fatboy Slim (member of Housemartins, Beats International, Freak Power;DJ; solo artist)        52 yrs.

Fatboy Slim “Are We Having Fun Yet?” live video link here.

1964- Jim Corr (guitar, keyboards + vocals w/ The Corrs)                 51 yrs.

1964- Robert Townsend (member of Pop Will Eat Itself)        51 yrs.        No Photos Available

1971- John Lowery (guitarist w/ Marilyn Manson; “The Dope Show”)       44 yrs.

Marilyn Manson w/ John Lowery “The Dope Show” video link here.

1978- Will Champion (drummer w Coldplay)         37 yrs.

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 CAT STEVENS, HOWIE EPSTEIN, JIM MARTIN & More…

1942- Kim Fowley (singer/producer; worked w/ The Runaways, Frank Zappa, Slade + more…)                73 yrs.

Kim Fowley

1946- Barry Whitwam drums w/ Herman’s Hermits; “I’m Into Something Good”)        69 yrs.

BARRY WHITWAM

1947- Cat Stevens (singer/songwriter; “Peace Train”, “Moon Shadow” + more; converted to the Muslim religion and changed his name to Yusef Islam)               68 yrs.

Cat-stevens C to C sharp,

Cat Stevens “Morning Has Broken” live video link here.

1955- Howie Epstein (bassist w/ Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; “American Girl”, “Learning To Fly”, “Change Of Heart” + more; died in 2003)

the late Howie Epstein.

1961- Jim Martin (guitar w/ Faith No More; “I’m Easy”, “Everything’s Ruined” + more)
54 yrs.

Martin replied:

Faith No More w/ Jim Martin “Epic” live video link here.

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 JACK BRUCE, DAVID BYRNE, DAN AUERBACH & More…

1936- Bobby Darin (singer; had a hit in 1959 w/ “Mack The Knife”; died in 1973)

Bobby Darin

Bobby Darin “Dream Lover” live video link here.

1943- Jack Bruce (bass + vocals w/ Graham Bond Organization, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Manfred Mann + Cream; died in 2014)

Happy Birthday Jack Bruce

Cream w/ Jack Bruce “White Room” live video link here.

1946- Gene Cornish (guitar, vocals, harmonica w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)
69 yrs.

Gene Cornish of the Rascals

The Young Rascals w/ Gene Cornish “Groovin” live video link here.

1946- Derek “Lek” LecKenby (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; died in 1994)

DEREK (LEK) LECKENBY

1947- Al Ciner (member of American Breed + Three Dog Night)             68 yrs.
No Photo Available

1952- David Byrne (guitar + vocals w/ Talking Heads; “Burning Down The House”; solo career)         63 yrs.

News about David Byrne,

Talking Heads w/ David Byrne “Naive Melody” live video link here.

1953- John Rutsey (drummer + founding member of Rush; died in 2008)

John Howard Rutsey (July 23,

1956- Steve Hogarth (member of Marillion)         59 yrs.

Steve Hogarth is one of those

1962- C.C. Deville (guitarist w/ Poison; “Nothin But A Good Time”)          53 yrs.

 

Poison w/ C.C. Deville “Talk Dirty To Me” video link here.

1962- Ian Astbury (singer w/ Southern Death Cult, which became The Cult; lead singer of The Doors of the 21st Century w/ Robby Krieger + Ray Manzarek)             53 yrs.

birthday Ian Astbury and

The Cult w/ Ian Astbury “She Sells Sanctuary” video link here.

1963- Fabrice Morvan (half of the lip-syncing duo Milli Vanilli)    52 yrs.

Fabrice Morvan

1966- Mike Inez (member of Alice In Chains)         49 yrs.

Mike Inez films

1971- Danny Wood (member of New Kids On The Block)        44 yrs.

DANNY WOOD pinup – Wearing NEW

1979- Dan Auerbach (guitarist, vocalist + songwriter w/ The Black Keys; producer)           36 yrs.

 

The Black Keys w/ Dan Auerbach “Fever” live 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 IKE TURNER, RYAN ADAMS & More…

1931- Ike Turner (singer/musician/songwriter w/ wife, Tina Turner; “Proud Mary” + “River Deep Mountain High”; member of The Kings Of Rhythm; died in 2007)

Ike & Tina Turner “Proud Mary” live video link here.

1941- Art Garfunkel (singer + songwriter w/ Paul Simon, Simon & Garfunkel; “Mrs. Robinson”, “Bridge Over Troubled Water”, “America” + more…; solo artits; actor)
73 yrs.

Simon & Garfunkel “Sound Of Silence” live video link here.

1946- Gram Parsons (singer/songwriter; was a member of The International Submarine Band, The Byrds + Flying Burrito Brothers; solo artist; died in 1973)

Flying Burrito Brothers w/ Gram Parsons “Christine’s Tune” video link here.

1947- Peter Noone (vocalist w/ Herman’s Hermits; “Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter” + “I’m Into Something Good”)            67 yrs.

1956- Helen O’Hara (violinist w/ Dexy’s Midnight Runners; “Come On Eileen”)           58 yrs.

1957- David Moyse (guitar w/ Air Supply; “All Out Of Love”)           57 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1957- Mike Score (singer + keyboardist w/ A Flock Of Seagulls)           57 yrs.

A Flock Of Seagulls w/ Mike Score “I Ran” live video link here.

1959- Bryan Adams (singer/songwriter/guitarist; “Summer Of ’69”, “Heaven”, Cuts Like A Knife” + more…)                   55 yrs.

Bryan Adams “Summer Of ’69” live video link here.

1959- Robert Fisher (member of Climie Fisher; wrote songs for Fleetwood Mac, Rod Stewart + more…; died in 1999)

1959- Ken Coomer (drummer w/ Wilco + Uncle Tupelo)        55 yrs.

1968- Mark Hunter (keyboardist w/ James; “Sit Down”)          46 yrs.

 

1971- Jonny Greenwood (guitarist + keyboardist w/ Radiohead; “Creep”)         43 yrs.

1974- Ryan Adams (singer + songwriter w/ Whiskeytown; recorded + toured w/ The Cardinals; solo artist; “New York, New York”; featured in the movie “This Is 40”; married to Mandy Moore)             40 yrs.

Ryan Adams “Wharf Rat” live video link here.

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 BOOTSY COLLINS, NATALIE MERCHANT & More…

1946- Keith Hopwood (guitarist w/ Herman’s Hermits; “I’m Into Something Good”)
68 yrs.

1951- Bootsy Collins (bass + vocals w/ Parliament Funkadelic + Bootsy’s Rubber Band)
63 yrs.

Bootsy Collins “Stretchin’ Out” live video link here.

1951- Maggie Roche (singer + songwriter w/ The Roches; worked Paul Simon + Loudon Wainwright)            63 yrs.

1952- David Was (member of Was Not Was)                 62 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1953- Keith Strickland (guitar, keyboards + drums w/ The B-52’s; “Roam”, “Summer Of Love”, “Love Shack” + more…)             61 yrs.

The B-52’s w/ Keith Strickland “Deadbeat Club” video link here.

1962- Steve Wren (member of Then Jericho; “The Motive”)        52 yrs.

Then Jericho w/ Steve Wren “The Motive” video link here.

1963- Natalie Merchant (singer + songwriter w/ 10,000 Maniacs; “Like The Weather”, “Trouble Me” + “These Are Days”; solo; “Carnival”)           51 yrs.

Natalie Merchant “Wonder” live video link here.

1967- Keith Urban (country singer, songwriter + guitarist)                 47 yrs.

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!!!! 😉