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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 DENNIS LOCORRIERE, DAVID GRAY, RIVERS CUOMO & More…

1934- Uriel Jones (session drummer for Motown Records; member of Motown’s studio band The Funk Brothers; Jones played on many hits including “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”, “I Second That Emotion”, “Cloud Nine” + more…; died in 2009)

Motown drummer Uriel Jones .

1940- Bobby Freeman (singer; “Do You Wanna To Dance”)                  76 yrs.

Bobby Freeman Music | Singer

Bobby Freeman “Do You Wanna Dance” video link here.

1949- Dennis Locorriere (guitar w/ Dr. Hook; “Sylvia’s Mother”; solo artist)           67 yrs.

Dennis Locorriere interview

1951- Howard Leese (member of Heart)                      65 yrs.

Howard on stage with The Paul

1957- Rolf Brendel (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons)                  59 yrs.

Rolf Brendel Official Site

 

1968- David Gray (singer/songwriter; “Babylon”)                            48 yrs.

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David Gray “Babylon” live video link here.

1970- Rivers Cuomo (vocals + guitar w/ Weezer; “Say It Ain’t So”)                    46 yrs.

Rivers Cuomo Born: 13-Jun-1970

Weezer w/ Rivers Cuomo “Island In The Sun” (Spike Jonez version) 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 NENA, SHARON CORR, PASEMASTER MACE & More…

1938- Don Covay (singer/songwriter; wrote “Chain Of Fools” for Aretha Franklin; died in 2015)                                    No Photo Available.

1946- Lee Oskar (harmonica player w/ WAR)                     70 yrs.

Lee Oskar was born in

WAR w/ Lee Oskar “The World Is A Ghetto” live video link here.

1951- Dougie Thomson (bassist w/ Supertramp)                          65 yrs.

Dougie Thomson fans?

1960- Nena (singer; ’99 Red Balloons’)                         56 yrs.

Dr. Jazz - Nena - 2002

Nena “99 Red Balloons” live video link here.

1970- Sharon Corr (vocals + violin w/ The Coors)                                46 yrs.

Sharon Coor actúa este jueves

1970- Pasemaster Mace (member of De La Soul)                         46 yrs.

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De La Soul w/ Pasemaster Mace “Me, Myself & I” 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 PORTER WAGONER, MARK KNOPFLER, PAT METHENY & More…

1927- Porter Wagoner (country singer; long-time host of The Grand Ole Opry; man who introduced the television audience to Dolly Parton in 1967; died in 2007)

Porter Wagoner | Found a

1929- Buck Owens Jr. (country singer + guitarist; co-host of Hee-Haw; died in 2006)

Image of Buck Owens

Buck Owens & His Buckaroos “I’ve Got A Tiger By The Tail” live video link here.

1949- Mark Knopfler (guitarist + vocalist w/ Dire Straits; “Money For Nothing”, “Skate Away”, “Calling Elvis” + more; member of Notting Hillbillies; solo artist)           66 yrs.

Mark Knopfler Profile Photo

Mark Knopfler “Sultans Of Swing” live video link here.

1953- Jerry Speiser (drummer w/ Men At Work; “Down Under”).         62 yrs.

Jerry Speiser was born on the

1954- Pat Metheny (guitarist; has worked w/ David Bowie, John Scofield, Bela Fleck)
61 yrs.

Pat Metheny shows his mastery

Pat Metheny “Minuano” live video link here.

1958- Jurgen Dehmel (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons”).            57 yrs.

Juergen Dehmel.

1961- Roy Hay (vocals + guitar w/ Culture Club; “Karma Chameleon”)          54 yrs.

larastarchild Roy Hay(Culture

1962- Bragi Olaffson (bassist w/ The Sugarcubes)             53 yrs.

Bragi Ólafsson was born in Reykjavik, and is most well known for playing in

The Sugarcubes w/ Bragi Olaffson “Birthday” video link here.

1963- Sir Mix-A-Lot (rapper; “Baby Got Back”)              52 yrs.

The Rap Insider sir mix a lot

1969- Tanita Tikaram (singer/songwriter; “Twist In My Sobriety”)            46 yrs.

Tanita Tikaram

Tanita Tikaram “Cathedral” 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 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 BOBBY FREEMAN, DAVID GRAY, RIVERS CUOMO & More…

1934- Uriel Jones (session drummer for Motown Records; member of Motown’s studio band The Funk Brothers; Jones played on many hits including “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”, “I Second That Emotion”, “Cloud Nine” + more…; died in 2009)

Motown drummer Uriel Jones .

1940- Bobby Freeman (singer; “Do You Wanna To Dance”)     75 yrs.

Bobby Freeman Music | Singer

Bobby Freeman “Do You Wanna Dance” video link here.

1949- Dennis Locorriere (guitar w/ Dr. Hook; “Sylvia’s Mother”)           66 yrs.

Dennis Locorriere interview

1951- Howard Lees (member of Heart)         64 yrs.

Howard on stage with The Paul

1957- Rolf Brendel (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons)        58 yrs.

Rolf Brendel Official Site

1963- Michael Enzinger (guitarist w/ Incubus)   52 yrs.

Incubus guitarist Mike

1968- David Gray (singer/songwriter; “Babylon”)     47 yrs.

101338-david_gray_617_409.jpg

David Gray “Babylon” live video link here.

1970- Rivers Cuomo (vocals + guitar w/ Weezer; “Say It Ain’t So”)      45 yrs.

Rivers Cuomo Born: 13-Jun-1970

Weezer w/ Rivers Cuomo “Island In The Sun” (Spike Jonez version) 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 NENA, PASEMASTER MACE & More…

1938- Don Covay (singer/songwriter; wrote “Chain Of Fools” for Aretha Franklin; died in 2015)                                    No Photo Available.

1946- Lee Oskar (harmonica player w/ WAR)      69 yrs.

Lee Oskar was born in

WAR w/ Lee Oskar “The World Is A Ghetto” live video link here.

1951- Dougie Thomson (bassist w/ Supertramp)      64 yrs.

Dougie Thomson fans?

1960- Nena (singer; ’99 Red Balloons’)        55 yrs.

Dr. Jazz - Nena - 2002

Nena “99 Red Balloons” live video link here.

1970- Sharon Corr (vocals + violin w/ The Coors)      45 yrs.

Sharon Coor actúa este jueves

1970- Pasemaster Mace (member of De La Soul)      45 yrs.

Maseo2 (300dpi).jpg

De La Soul w/ Pasemaster Mace “Me, Myself & I” 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 MARK KNOPFLER, PAT METHENY & More…

1927- Porter Wagoner (country singer; long-time host of The Grand Ole Opry; man who introduced the television audience to Dolly Parton in 1967; died in 2007)

Porter Wagoner | Found a

1929- Buck Owens Jr. (country singer + guitarist; co-host of Hee-Haw; died in 2006)

Image of Buck Owens

Buck Owens & His Buckaroos
“I’ve Got A Tiger By The Tail” live video link here.

1949- Mark Knopfler (guitarist + vocalist w/ Dire Straits; “Money For Nothing”, “Skate Away”, “Calling Elvis” + more; member of Notting Hillbillies; solo artist)           65 yrs.

Mark Knopfler Profile Photo

Mark Knopfler “Sultans Of Swing” live video link here.

1953- Jerry Speiser (drummer w/ Men At Work; “Down Under”).         61 yrs.

Jerry Speiser was born on the

1954- Pat Metheny (guitarist; has worked w/ David Bowie, John Scofield, Bela Fleck)  60 yrs.

Pat Metheny shows his mastery

Pat Metheny “Minuano” live video link here.

1958- Jurgen Dehmel (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons”).            56 yrs.

Juergen Dehmel.

1961- Roy Hay (vocals + guitar w/ Culture Club; “Karma Chameleon”)          53 yrs.

larastarchild Roy Hay(Culture

1962- Bragi Olaffson (bassist w/ The Sugarcubes)             52 yrs.

Bragi Ólafsson was born in Reykjavik, and is most well known for playing in

The Sugarcubes w/ Bragi Olaffson “Birthday” video link here.

1963- Sir Mix-A-Lot (rapper; “Baby Got Back”)              51 yrs.

The Rap Insider sir mix a lot

1969- Tanita Tikaram (singer/songwriter; “Twist In My Sobriety”)            45 yrs.

Tanita Tikaram

Tanita Tikaram “Cathedral” 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 GARY LEWIS, DANIEL ASH & More…

1946- Gary Lewis (singer w/ The Playboys; “This Diamond Ring”)          68 yrs.

GARY LEWIS IS 67 TODAY

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

1947- Karl Green (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; “Mrs. Brown You’ve Got A Lovely Daughter”)            67 yrs.

Does anybody on this planet remember who played bass for Herman's ...

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

1951- Carlo Karges (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons”)         63 yrs.

Carlo Karges

1953- Hugh McDowell (cellist w/ Electric Light Orchestra; “Don’t Bring Me Down”)       61 yrs.

Hugh McDowell

1957- Daniel Ash (member of Bauhaus + Love & Rockets; “So Alive”; solo artist)       57 yrs.

Daniel Ash in My Photos by

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

1958- Bill Berry (drummer w/ R.E.M.; “The One I Love”, “Stand”, “Radio Song” + more; left the band in 1997)          56 yrs.

bill berry

 

1960- Malcolm Ross (member of Aztec Camera)

Design Practice III//Negotiated Briefs//Orange Juice & Malcolm Ross.

1963- Norman Cook a.k.a. Fatboy Slim (member of Housemartins, Beats International, Freak Power;DJ; solo artist)        51 yrs.

Norman Cook - DJ Vocals

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

1964- Jim Corr (guitar, keyboards + vocals w/ The Corrs)         50 yrs.

large the corrs forgiven not forgotten jim corr the corrs in the corrs ...

1964- Robert Townsend (member of Pop Will Eat Itself)        50 yrs.        No Photos Available 

1971- John Lowery (guitarist w/ Marilyn Manson; “The Dope Show”)       43 yrs.

John Lowery (John 5) at the special friends and fans screening of THE ...

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

1978- Will Champion (drummer w Coldplay)         36 yrs.

Will+Champion+Will_Drums.jpg

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 DAVID GRAY, RIVERS CUOMO & More…

1934- Uriel Jones (session drummer for Motown Records; member of Motown’s studio band The Funk Brothers; Jones played on many hits including “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”, “I Second That Emotion”, “Cloud Nine” + more…; died in 2009)

Motown drummer Uriel Jones .

1940- Bobby Freeman (singer; “Do You Wanna To Dance”)
74 yrs.

Bobby Freeman Music | Singer

Bobby Freeman “Do You Wanna Dance” video link

1949- Dennis Locorriere (guitar w/ Dr. Hook; “Sylvia’s Mother”)
65 yrs.

Dennis Locorriere interview

1951- Howard Lees (member of Heart)         63 yrs.

Howard on stage with The Paul

1957- Rolf Brendel (member of Nena; “99 Red Balloons)   57 yrs.

Rolf Brendel Official Site

1963- Michael Enzinger (guitarist w/ Incubus)   51 yrs.

Incubus guitarist Mike

1968- David Gray (singer/songwriter; “Babylon”)     46 yrs.

101338-david_gray_617_409.jpg

David Gray “Babylon” live video link

1970- Rivers Cuomo (vocals + guitar w/ Weezer; “Say It Ain’t So”)      44 yrs.

Rivers Cuomo Born: 13-Jun-1970

Weezer w/ Rivers Cuomo “Island In The Sun” video link (Spike Jonez version)

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!!!! 😉