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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 JOHN MCLAUGHLIN, MICHAEL STIPE, BETH GIBBONS & More…

1942- John McLaughlin (guitarist w/ Mahavishnu Orchestra; also worked w/ Carlos Santana, Stanley Clark + Jaco Pastorius)            74 yrs.

Mahavishnu Orchestra w/ John McLaughlin “Awakening” live video link here.

1955- Brian Ray (session guitarist, bassist, singer + songwriter; played w/ Paul McCartney)            61 yrs.

1956- Bernard Sumner (guitarist + vocalist w/ Warsaw + New Order; “True Faith”; member of Electronic; “Get The Message”)              60 yrs.

New Order w/ Bernard Sumner “Ceremony” live video link here.

1956- Nels Cline (guitarist + songwriter w/ Wilco)          60 yrs.

Wilco w/ Nels Cline “Sunken Treasure” live video link here.

1960- Michael Stipe (vocalist w/ R.E.M.; “Stand”, “The One I Love”, “Losing My Religion” + more…; activist)                56 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Michael Stipe “King Of Birds” live video link here.

1962- Martin Mcaloon (bassist w/ Prefab Sprout; “The King Of Rock & Roll”)        54 yrs.

1962- Robin Guthrie (guitarist, keyboardist + programmer w/ Cocteau Twins; “Heaven Or Las Vegas”)           54 yrs.

Cocteau Twins w/ Robin Guthrie “Pearly Dewdrops’ Drops” video link here.

1962- Till Lindemann (poet + vocalist w/ Rammstein)             54 yrs.

1965- Beth Gibbons (vocalist w/ Portishead; “Glory Box”)            51 yrs.

Portishead w/ Beth Gibbons “Roads” live video link here.

1965- Cait O’Riordan (bassist w/ The Pogues)          51 yrs.

1965- David Glasper (member of Breathe; “Hands To Heaven”)       51 yrs.

1967- Ben Darvill (harmonica player w/ Crash Test Dummies; “MMM MMM MMM MMM”)
49 yrs.                                     No Photo Available.

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 HUGO PERETTI, DAVE BRUBECK, PETER BUCK & More…

1916- Hugo Peretti (producer/songwriter; “Shout”, “Twistin’ The Night Away” + “You Make Me Feel Brand New”; died in 1986)

1920- Dave Brubeck (jazz pianist/composer; “Take 5”; died in 2012)

Dave Brubeck “Take Five” live video link here.

1947- Miroslav Vitous (member of Weather Report; “Birdland”)          68 yrs.

1955- Rick Buckler (drummer w/ The Jam; “Going Underground”)           60 yrs.

1956- Peter Buck (guitarist w/ R.E.M.; “The One I Love”, “Driver 8”, “Losing My Religion” + more…)               59 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Peter Buck “Driver 8” video link here.

1961- David Lovering (drummer w/ The Pixies)         54 yrs.

The Pixies w/ David Lovering “Debaser” video link here.

1969- Mark Gardener (member of Ride; “Leave Them All Behind”)                46 yrs.

1969- Steven Drozd (drummer w/ The Flaming Lips; “Do You Realize?”)         46 yrs.

The Flaming Lips w/ Steven Drozd “She Don’t Use Jelly” video link here.

1970- Ulf Ekberg (vocalist + keyboardist w/ Ace Of Base; “All That She Wants”)
45 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 JOHN MCLAUGHLIN, MICHAEL STIPE & More…

1942- John McLaughlin (guitarist w/ Mahavishnu Orchestra; also worked w/ Carlos Santana, Stanley Clark + Jaco Pastorius)            73 yrs.

Mahavishnu Orchestra w/ John McLaughlin “Awakening” live video link here.

1955- Brian Ray (session guitarist, bassist, singer + songwriter; played w/ Paul McCartney)            60 yrs.

1956- Bernard Sumner (guitarist + vocalist w/ Warsaw + New Order; “True Faith”; member of Electronic; “Get The Message”)              59 yrs.

New Order w/ Bernard Sumner “Ceremony” live video link here.

1956- Nels Cline (guitarist + songwriter w/ Wilco)          59 yrs.

Wilco w/ Nels Cline “Sunken Treasure” live video link here.

1960- Michael Stipe (vocalist w/ R.E.M.; “Stand”, “The One I Love”, “Losing My Religion” + more…; activist)                55 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Michael Stipe “King Of Birds” live video link here.

1962- Martin Mcaloon (bassist w/ Prefab Sprout; “The King Of Rock & Roll”)        53 yrs.

1962- Robin Guthrie (guitarist, keyboardist + programmer w/ Cocteau Twins; “Heaven Or Las Vegas”)           53 yrs.

Cocteau Twins w/ Robin Guthrie “Pearly Dewdrops’ Drops” video link here.

1962- Till Lindemann (poet + vocalist w/ Rammstein)             53 yrs.

1965- Beth Gibbons (vocalist w/ Portishead; “Glory Box”)            50 yrs.

Portishead w/ Beth Gibbons “Roads” live video link here.

1965- Cait O’Riordan (bassist w/ The Pogues)          50 yrs.

1965- David Glasper (member of Breathe; “Hands To Heaven”)       50 yrs.

1967- Ben Darvill (harmonica player w/ Crash Test Dummies; “MMM MMM MMM MMM”)
48 yrs.                                     No Photo Available.

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 ART NEVILLE, MIKE MILLS & More…

1937- Art Neville (vocalist + keyboardist w/ The Meters; “Cissy Strut”, “Soul Island”, “Fire On The Bayou” + more…; member of The Funky Meters + The Neville Brothers; “Voodoo”, “Yellow Moon” + more…)           77 yrs.

The Meters w/ Art Neville “Cissy Strut” live video link here.

Eddie Kendricks (singer + songwriter w/ The Temptations; “Just My Imagination”; solo artist; died in 1992)

1942- Paul Butterfield (blues singer + harmonica player w/ Paul Butterfield Blues Band; died in 1987)

Paul Butterfield Blues Band “Walking Blues” live video link here.

1949- Paul Rodgers (singer + guitarist w/ Free; “All Right Now”; member of The Firm + Bad Company; “Can’t Get Enough”)          65 yrs.

Bad Company w/ Paul Rodgers “Ready For Love” live video link here.

1950- Carlton Barrett (drummer w/ The Wailers w/ Bob Marley; “Buffalo Soldier”; died in 1987)

1951- Wanda Hutchinson (member of The Emotions; “Best Of My Love”)             63 yrs.

1958- Mike Mills (bassist + vocalist w/ R.E.M.; “The One I Love”, “Stand”, “Losing My Religion” + more…)                56 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Mike Mills “I Believe” live video link here

1959- Bob Stinson (guitarist w/ The Replacements; died in 1995)

The Replacements w/ Bob Stinson “Takin’ A Ride” + more… live video link here.

1962- Sara Dallin (singer w/ Bananarama; “Venus”)           52 yrs.

1970- DJ Homicide (member of Sugar Ray; “Every Morning”)          44 yrs.

1973- Eddie Fisher (drummer + percussionist w/ OneRepublic; “Counting Stars”)
41 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY DAVE BRUBECK, PETER BUCK & More…

1916- Hugo Peretti (producer/songwriter; “Shout”, “Twistin’ The Night Away” + “You Make Me Feel Brand New”; died in 1986)

1920- Dave Brubeck (jazz pianist/composer; “Take 5”; died in 2012)

Dave Brubeck “Take Five” live video link here.

1947- Miroslav Vitous (member of Weather Report; “Birdland”)          67 yrs.

1955- Rick Buckler (drummer w/ The Jam; “Going Underground”)           59 yrs.

1956- Peter Buck (guitarist w/ R.E.M.; “The One I Love”, “Driver 8”, “Losing My Religion” + more…)               58 yrs.

R.E.M. w/ Peter Buck “Driver 8” video link here.

1961- David Lovering (drummer w/ The Pixies)         53 yrs.

The Pixies w/ David Lovering “Debaser” video link here.

1969- Mark Gardener (member of Ride; “Leave Them All Behind”)                45 yrs.

1969- Steven Drozd (drummer w/ The Flaming Lips; “Do You Realize?”)         45 yrs.

The Flaming Lips w/ Steven Drozd “She Don’t Use Jelly” video link here.

1970- Ulf Ekberg (vocalist + keyboardist w/ Ace Of Base; “All That She Wants”)
44 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 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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!!!! 😉