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HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOBIE GRAY, MICK JAGGER, GARY CHERONE & More…

1940- Dobie Gray (singer; “Drift Away”; died in 2011)

Dobie Gray

Dobie Gray “Drift Away” video link here.

1941- Darlene Love (singer w/ The Crystals; “Then He Kissed Me”)             75 yrs.

Darlene Love has professed no

 

1943- Mick Jagger (singer, songwriter w/ The Rolling Stones; “Start Me Up”, “Ruby Tuesday”, “Brown Sugar” + more; solo artist)                73 yrs.

Mick Jagger

The Rolling Stones w/ Mick Jagger “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” live video link here.

1949- Roger Taylor (drums + vocals w/ Queen; “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Bicycle Race” + more)        67 yrs.

Drummerworld: Roger Taylor

Queen w/ Roger Taylor “Fat Bottomed Girls” video link here.

1961- Gary Cherone (vocals w/ Extreme; “More Than Words”; replaced Sammy Hagar in Van Halen for a short stint)     55 yrs.

GARY CHERONE

Van Halen w/ Gary Cherone “Panama” live video link here.

1961- Andy Connell (member of Swing Out Sister; “Breakout”)              55 yrs.

Andy Connell

1963- Scott Francis Crago (session drummer; worked w/ The Eagles, Bonnie Raitt, Sheryl Crow, Paul Simon, Jackson Browne, Stevie Wonder + more)        53 yrs.

Scott F Crago Drummer for The

1967- Tim Barnwell a.k.a. DJ Headliner (member of Arrested Development; “Tennessee” + “Mr. Wendel”)                                49 yrs.

Timothy Barnwell

1980- Dave Baksh (guitarist w/ Sum 41 until 2006; member of Brown Brigade & The Organ Thieves)                     36 yrs.

Dave Baksh

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 COMMANDER CODY, BRIAN MAY, KEITH GODCHAUX & More…

1931- Thomas Allen a.k.a. Papa Dee (percussionist w/ War; “Low Rider”; died in 1988)

1944- George Frayne a.k.a. Commander Cody (piano + vocals w/ Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen)        72 yrs.

Commander Cody Band “Down To Seeds & Stems Again Blues” live video link here.

1946- Allan Gorrie (bass + vocals w/ Average White Band; “Pick Up The Pieces”)        70 yrs.

Average White Band w/ Allan Gorrie “Pick Up The Pieces” live video link here.

1947- Bernie Leadon (guitarist w/ The Eagles; “Best Of My Love”; left the band in 1976)       69 yrs.

1947- Brian May (singer, songwriter + guitarist w/ Queen; “We Are The Champions”, “We Will Rock You”, “Bicycle Race” + more; solo artist; astrophysicist)       69 yrs.

Queen w/ Brian May “Another One Bites The Dust” video link here.

1947- Keith Godchaux (keyboards w/ The Grateful Dead + Jerry Garcia Band; his wife Donna Jean also was in both bands; died in 1980)

Grateful Dead w/ Keith Godchaux “Music Never Stopped” live video link here.

1952- Allen Collins (guitarist w/ Lynyrd Skynyrd; “Freebird”, “Sweet Home Alabama” + more; died in 1990)

1960- Kevin Haskins (member of Bauhaus, Tones On Tail + Love & Rockets)
56 yrs.

1968- Ged Lynch (drummer w/ Black Grape; “In The Name Of The Father”)   48 yrs.
No Photo Available.

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 BIG MAMA THORNTON, NIKKI SIXX, DAVE SCHOOLS & More…

1926- Big Mama Thornton (blues singer/harmonica player; “Hound Dog” + “Ball & Chain”; she was covered by Elvis Presley + Janis Joplin; died in 1984)

Big Mama Thornton “Rock Me” live video link here.

1940- David Gates (singer, songwriter + bassist w/ Bread; “Make It With You”)
75 yrs.

1944- Brenda Lee (singer; “Sweet Nothin’s” + “I’m Sorry”)               71 yrs.

Brenda Lee “Sweet Nothin’s” live video link here.

1951- Philip ‘Spike’ Edney (keyboardist + 5th member of Queen; worked w/ The Rolling Stones, Duran Duran + more… )            64 yrs.

1954- Jermaine Jackson (brother + member of The Jackson 5 + The Jacksons; solo artist)           61 yrs.

1958- Nikki Sixx (bassist w/ Motley Crue; “Kick Start My Heart”, “Home Sweet Home” + more…)           57 yrs.

Motley Crue w/ Nikki Sixx “Girls, Girls, Girls” video link here.

1961- Darryl Jones a.k.a. The Munch (bassist; replaced Bill Wyman in The Rolling Stones in 1993; also worked w/ Eric Clapton, Sting, Peter Gabriel + more…)
54 yrs.

1962- Curtis Williams (member of Kool & The Gang; “Celebration”)             53 yrs.

1964- Dave Schools (bassist + vocalist w/ Widespread Panic; “Ain’t Life Grand”, “Greta”, “Space Wrangler” + more…; also a member of Stockholm Syndrome w/ Jerry Joseph, Eric McFadden + more…)           51 yrs.

Widespread Panic w/ Dave Schools “Big Wooly Mammoth” live video link here.

1964- Justin Currie (bassist w/ Del Amitri; “Kiss This Thing Goodbye” + Roll To Me”)
51 yrs.

Del Amitri w/ Justin Currie “Driving With The Brakes On” live video link here.

1967- DJ Yella (member of NWA; “Express Yourself”                48 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BUDDY MILES, FREDDIE MERCURY & More…

1936- Willie Woods (member of Junior Walker & The All Stars; died in 1997)
No Photo Available.

1939- John Stewart (singer + songwriter w/ The Kingston Trio; solo musician; wrote “Daydream Believer; died in 2008)

 

The Kingston Trio w/ John Stewart
“Where Have All The Flowers Gone” live video link here

1946- Buddy Miles (drummer w/ The Ink Spots, Wilson Pickett, Electric Flag + Jimi Hendrix’s Band Of Gypsies; died in 2008)

 

Buddy Miles + Randy Hansen “Down By The River” live video link here.

1946- Dean Ford (member of Marmalade)              69 yrs.

 

1946- Freddie Mercury (singer+ songwriter w/ Queen; “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Bicycle Race”, “Stone Cold Crazy” + more; solo artists; died in 1991)

 

Queen w/ Freddie Mercury “Radio Ga Ga” live video link here.

1946- Loudon Wainwright III (singer/songwriter; “Daughter”; father of Rufus and Martha Wainwright)             69 yrs.

 

Loudon Wainwright + Friends “Swimming Song” live video link here.

1947- Mel Collins (saxophonist + flautist; session musician; worked with The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, Roger Waters + more)           68 yrs.

 

1949- Dave Clempson (guitarist w/ Humble Pie; “Natural Born Bugie”)              66 yrs.

 

Humble Pie w/ Dave Clempson “I Don’t Need No Doctor” live video link here.

1966- Terry Ellis (vocalist w/ En Vogue; “Givin Him Something He Can Feel” + “My Lovin”)
49 yrs.

1968- Brad Wilk (drummer w/ Rage Against The Machine + Audioslave)                 47 yrs.

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 DOBIE GRAY, MICK JAGER, ROGER TAYLOR & More…

1941- Darlene Love (singer w/ The Crystals; “Then He Kissed Me”)             74 yrs.

Darlene Love has professed no

1942- Dobie Gray (singer; “Drift Away”; died in 2011)

Dobie Gray

Dobie Gray “Drift Away” video link here.

1943- Mick Jagger (singer, songwriter w/ The Rolling Stones; “Start Me Up”, “Ruby Tuesday”, “Brown Sugar” + more; solo artist)                72 yrs.

Mick Jagger

The Rolling Stones w/ Mick Jagger “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” live video link here.

1949- Roger Taylor (drums + vocals w/ Queen; “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Bicycle Race” + more)        66 yrs.

Drummerworld: Roger Taylor

Queen w/ Roger Taylor “Fat Bottomed Girls” video link here.

1961- Gary Cherone (vocals w/ Extreme; “More Than Words”; replaced Sammy Hagar in Van Halen for a short stint)     54 yrs.

GARY CHERONE

Van Halen w/ Gary Cherone “Panama” live video link here.

1961- Andy Connell (member of Swing Out Sister; “Breakout”)              54 yrs.

Andy Connell

1963- Scott Francis Crago (session drummer; worked w/ The Eagles, Bonnie Raitt, Sheryl Crow, Paul Simon, Jackson Browne, Stevie Wonder + more)        52 yrs.

Scott F Crago Drummer for The

1967- Tim Barnwell a.k.a. DJ Headliner (member of Arrested Development; “Tennessee” + “Mr. Wendel”)                                48 yrs.

Timothy Barnwell

1980- Dave Baksh (guitarist w/ Sum 41 until 2006; member of Brown Brigade & The Organ Thieves)                     35 yrs.

Dave Baksh

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 COMMANDER CODY, BRIAN MAY, KEITH GODCHAUX & More…

1931- Thomas Allen a.k.a. Papa Dee (percussionist w/ War; “Low Rider”; died in 1988)

1944- George Frayne a.k.a. Commander Cody (piano + vocals w/ Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen)        71 yrs.

Commander Cody Band “Down To Seeds & Stems Again Blues” live video link here.

1946- Allan Gorrie (bass + vocals w/ Average White Band; “Pick Up The Pieces”)        69 yrs.

Average White Band w/ Allan Gorrie “Pick Up The Pieces” live video link here.

1947- Bernie Leadon (guitarist w/ The Eagles; “Best Of My Love”; left the band in 1976)       68 yrs.

1947- Brian May (singer, songwriter + guitarist w/ Queen; “We Are The Champions”, “We Will Rock You”, “Bicycle Race” + more; solo artist; astrophysicist)       68 yrs.

Queen w/ Brian May “Another One Bites The Dust” video link here.

1947- Keith Godchaux (keyboards w/ The Grateful Dead + Jerry Garcia Band; his wife Donna Jean also was in both bands; died in 1979)

Grateful Dead w/ Keith Godchaux “Music Never Stopped” live video link here.

1952- Allen Collins (guitarist w/ Lynyrd Skynyrd; “Freebird”, “Sweet Home Alabama” + more; died in 1990)

1960- Kevin Haskins (member of Bauhaus + Love & Rockets)    55 yrs.

1968- Ged Lynch (drummer w/ Black Grape; “In The Name Of The Father”)   47 yrs.
No Photo Available.

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 BIG MAMA THORNTON, NIKKI SIXX & More…

1926- Big Mama Thornton (blues singer/harmonica player; “Hound Dog” + “Ball & Chain”; she was covered by Elvis Presley + Janis Joplin; died in 1984)

Big Mama Thornton “Rock Me” live video link here.

1940- David Gates (singer, songwriter + bassist w/ Bread; “Make It With You”)
74 yrs.

1944- Brenda Lee (singer; “Sweet Nothin’s” + “I’m Sorry”)               70 yrs.

Brenda Lee “Sweet Nothin’s” live video link here.

1951- Philip ‘Spike’ Edney (keyboardist + 5th member of Queen; worked w/ The Rolling Stones, Duran Duran + more… )            63 yrs.

1954- Jermaine Jackson (brother + member of The Jackson 5 + The Jacksons; solo artist)           60 yrs.

1958- Nikki Sixx (bassist w/ Motley Crue; “Kick Start My Heart”, “Home Sweet Home” + more…)           56 yrs.

Motley Crue w/ Nikki Sixx “Girls, Girls, Girls” video link here.

1961- Darryl Jones a.k.a. The Munch (bassist; replaced Bill Wyman in The Rolling Stones in 1993; also worked w/ Eric Clapton, Sting, Peter Gabriel + more…)
53 yrs.

1962- Curtis Williams (member of Kool & The Gang; “Celebration”)             52 yrs.

1964- Dave Schools (bassist + vocalist w/ Widespread Panic; “Ain’t Life Grand”, “Greta”, “Space Wrangler” + more…; also a member of Stockholm Syndrome w/ Jerry Joseph, Eric McFadden + more…)           50 yrs.

Widespread Panic w/ Dave Schools “Big Wooly Mammoth” live video link here.

1964- Justin Currie (bassist w/ Del Amitri; “Kiss This Thing Goodbye” + Roll To Me”)       50 yrs.

Del Amitri w/ Justin Currie “Driving With The Brakes On” live video link here.

1967- DJ Yella (member of NWA; “Express Yourself”                47 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY BUDDY MILES, FREDDIE MERCURY & More…

1936- Willie Woods (member of Junior Walker & The All Stars; died in 1997)
No Photo Available. 

1939- John Stewart (singer + songwriter w/ The Kingston Trio; solo musician; wrote “Daydream Believer; died in 2008)

JOHN STEWART

The Kingston Trio w/ John Stewart
“Where Have All The Flowers Gone” live video link here

1946- Buddy Miles (drummer w/ The Ink Spots, Wilson Pickett, Electric Flag + Jimi Hendrix’s Band Of Gypsies; died in 2008)

Buddy Miles - Them Changes

Buddy Miles + Randy Hansen “Down By The River” live video link here.

1946- Dean Ford (member of Marmalade)              68 yrs.

DEAN FORD

1946- Freddie Mercury (singer+ songwriter w/ Queen; “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Bicycle Race”, “Stone Cold Crazy” + more; solo artists; died in 1991)

Freddie Mercury Freddie

Queen w/ Freddie Mercury “Radio Ga Ga” live video link here.

1946- Loudon Wainwright III (singer/songwriter; “Daughter”; father of Rufus and Martha Wainwright)             68 yrs.

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Loudon Wainwright + Friends “Swimming Song” live video link here.

1947- Mel Collins (saxophonist + flautist; session musician; worked with The Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton, Dire Straits, Roger Waters + more)           67 yrs.

Mel Collins tras la estela del Poseidón

1949- Dave Clempson (guitarist w/ Humble Pie; “Natural Born Bugie”)              65 yrs.

David Clempson AKA Clem Clempson: 9/5/1949

Humble Pie w/ Dave Clempson “I Don’t Need No Doctor” live video link here.

1966- Terry Ellis (vocalist w/ En Vogue; “Givin Him Something He Can Feel” + “My Lovin”)
48 yrs.

 Via XbsHaberDashery

1968- Brad Wilk (drummer w/ Rage Against The Machine + Audioslave)                 46 yrs.

 Brad Wilk Coachella Music

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 GINGER BAKER, JOHNNY NASH & More…

1940- Ginger Baker (drummer w/ Cream; “White Room”; he was also a member of Graham Bond Organisation, Blind Faith and Ginger Bakers Airforce)         74 yrs.

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Cream w/ Ginger Baker “Sunshine Of Your Love” live video link here.

1940- Johnny Nash (singer; “I Can See Clearly Now”)           74 yrs.

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Johnny Nash “Hold Me Tight” video link here.

1940- Roger Cook (member of Blue Mink; had hits w/ “Long Cool Woman In A Black Dress” + “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)

1945- Ian Gillan (vocals w/ Deep Purple; “Smoke On The Water”)             69 yrs.

IAN GILLAN

Deep Purple w/ Ian Gillan
“Smoke On The Water” live video link here.

1951- John Deacon (bassist w/ Queen; “Bohemian Rhapsody” + more)      63 yrs.

John Deacon John

1963- Joey Tempest (member of Europe; “The Final Countdown”)          51 yrs.

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1970- MC Eric (member of Technotronic; “Pump Up The Jam”)           44 yrs.

Eric "MC Eric" Martin of Technotronic.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO DOBIE GRAY, MICK JAGGER & More…

1941- Darlene Love (singer w/ The Crystals; “Then He Kissed Me”)
73 yrs.

Darlene Love has professed no

1942- Dobie Gray (singer; “Drift Away”; died in

Dobie Gray

Dobie Gray “Drift Away” video link

1943- Mick Jagger (singer, songwriter w/ The Rolling Stones; “Start Me Up”, “Ruby Tuesday”, “Brown Sugar” + more; solo artist)     71 yrs.

Mick Jagger

The Rolling Stones w/ Mick Jagger “Jumpin’ Jack Flash” live video link

1949- Roger Taylor (drums + vocals w/ Queen; “Bohemian Rhapsody”, “Bicycle Race” + more)        65 yrs.

Drummerworld: Roger Taylor

Queen w/ Roger Taylor “Fat Bottomed Girls” video link

1961- Gary Cherone (vocals w/ Extreme; “More Than Words”; replaced Sammy Hagar in Van Halen for a short stint)     53 yrs.

GARY CHERONE

Van Halen w/ Gary Cherone “Panama” live video link

1961- Andy Connell (member of Swing Out Sister; “Breakout”)
53 yrs.

Andy Connell

1963- Scott Francis Crago (session drummer; worked w/ The Eagles, Bonnie Raitt, Sheryl Crow, Paul Simon, Jackson Browne, Stevie Wonder + more)        51 yrs.

Scott F Crago Drummer for The

1967- Tim Barnwell a.k.a. DJ Headliner (member of Arrested Development; “Tennessee” + “Mr. Wendel”)      47 yrs.

Timothy Barnwell

1980- Dave Baksh (guitarist w/ Sum 41 until 2006; member of Brown Brigade & The Organ Thieves)

Dave Baksh

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!!!! 😉