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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MIKE BLOOMFIELD, RICK WRIGHT, PETER DOYLE & More…

1938- George Cummings (steel guitar w/ Dr. Hook; “Sylvia’s Mother”)         78 yrs.

George Cummings - Picture from

Dr. Hook w/ George Cummings “When You’re In Love With A Beautiful Woman”
live video link here.

1943- Mike Bloomfield (guitarist w/ Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Electric Flag; received early support from B.B. King, Bob Dylan, Muddy Waters + Buddy Guy; solo artist; died in 1981)

hero Mike Bloomfield

Al Kooper + Mike Bloomfield “Stop” video link here.

1943- Rick Wright (keyboards + vocals w/ Pink Floyd; Wright appeared on most Pink Floyd albums from ‘Piper At The Gates Of Dawn’, ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’, + ‘The Wall’ to ‘Momentary Lapse Of Reason’ + ‘ The Division Bell’; died in 2008)

Rick Wright Photos

Pink Floyd w/ Rick Wright “Comfortably Numb” live video link here.

1949- Peter Doyle (singer w/ The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”; died in 2001)

Peter Doyle rehearsing with

1949- Simon Kirke (drummer w/ Free; “All Right Now”; a member of Bad Company)
67 yrs.

flashes he remained

1949- Steve Took (member of T. Rex; died in 1980)

Steve Took (T. Rex)

 

1972- Dan Worton (drummer w/ Ned’s Atomic Dustbin; “Grey Cell Green” + “Happy”)           44 yrs.

Dan Warton on drums.

Ned’s Atomic Dustbin w/ Dan Warton “Happy” video link here.

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 SIOUXSIE SIOUX, NEIL FINN, LEFT-EYE, ANDRE 3000 & More…

1935- Rudy Lewis (member w/ The Drifters; “Save The Last Dance For Me”; died in 1964)

Drifters - 1963 The last

1935- Ramsey Lewis (keyboard player; “The In Crowd”)                      81 yrs.

ramseylewis.jpg

Ramsey Lewis Trio “The In Crowd” live video link here.

1947- Marty Kristian (member of The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)     69 yrs.

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1948- Pete Sears (multi-instrumentalist w/ Jefferson Starship + Moonalice)      68 yrs.

Moonalice member Pete Sears

Moonalice w/ Pete Sears “Eight Miles High” live video link here.

 

1957- Eddie Harsch (keyboards w/ The Black Crowes)                     59 yrs.

Eddie Harsch - Piano, Organo

The Black Crowes w/ Eddie Harsch “Hard To Handle” live video link here.

1957- Susan Dallion a.k.a. Siouxsie Sioux (vocals w/ Siouxsie & The Banshees; “Cities In Dust”; member of The Glove)                        59 yrs.

Siouxsie Sioux is one of

Siouxsie & The Banshees “Peek A Boo” video link here.

1958- Neil Finn (guitar + vocals w/ Split Enz + Crowded House; “Don’t Dream It’s Over”)          58 yrs.

Neil Finn at 9:30 Club in

Split Enz w/ Neil Finn “I Got You” live video link here.

1966- Sean Kinney (member of Alice In Chains)                        50 yrs.

Coincidence? I think NOT!

1971- Lisa Lopes a.k.a. Left-Eye (vocals w/ TLC; died in 2002)

and rhymes of Left Eye,

1975- Andre Benjam a.k.a. Andre 3000 (half of Outkast; “Hey Ya!”)
41 yrs.

André Benjamin - Andre 3000

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 BERNIE WORRELL, MARK VOLMAN & More…

1942- Alan Price (keyboards w/ The Animals + solo)                  74 years

Alan Price in Concert

1943- Evelyn May Beatson a.k.a. Eve Graham (singer w/ The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)                                73 yrs.

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The New Seekers w/ Eve Graham “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”
live video link here.

1944- Bernie Worrell (keyboards w/ Parliament, Funkadelic + Talking Heads)              72 yrs.

Bernie Worrell & SociaLybrium

Bernie Worrell Orchestra “Watermelon Man” live video link here.

1947- Mark Volman (member of The Turtles; worked w/ Frank Zappa, T. Rex + Bruce Springsteen)          69 yrs.

Mark Volman

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 SONNY BONO, ICE-T, ANDY TAYLOR & More…

1932- Otis Blackwell (producer/songwriter; wrote song that became hits for Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis; died in 2002)

Otis Blackwell (Brooklyn

1935- Sonny Bono (singer/TV co-host/Congressman; died in 1997)

PHOTO: Sonny Bono

1949- Lynn Paul (singer w/ The New Seekers)                     67 yrs.

28.06.1975 : Lyn Paul - It

The New Seekers w/ Lynn Paul “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”
video link here.

1956- James Ingram (singer; “I Don’t Have The Heart” + “Somewhere Out There”)
60 yrs.

James Ingram

1959- Tracy Morrow a.k.a. Ice-T (rapper/actor/entertainer; singer w/ Body Count)    57 yrs.

Ice-T counts the bodies with

Ice-T “I’m Your Pusher” video link here.

1961- Andy Taylor (guitarist w/ Duran Duran; member of The Power Station)         55 yrs.

Andy Taylor

Duran Duran w/ Andy Taylor “The Reflex” video link here.

1965- Dave Lombardo (drummer w/ Slayer)                          51 yrs.

Dave Lombardo is best known as

1990- Abel Makkonen Tesfaye a.k.a. The Weekend (singer/songwriter/producer; “The Hills” + “Can’t Feel My Face”)                             26 yrs.

Image result for The Weekend photos

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 LOUIS ARMSTRONG, FRANKIE FORD & More…

1901- Louis Armstrong (trumpeter, singer, band leader; “Ain’t Misbehavin”, “Hello Dolly”, “What A Wonderful World” + more…; died in 1971)

Pictures of Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong “What A Wonderful World” live video link here.

1936- Elsberry  Hobbs (member of The Drifters; “Save The Last Dance For Me”)           79 yrs.

Bass: Elsberry Hobbs

1940- Frankie Ford (singer; “Sea Cruise”)           75 yrs.

Frankie Ford

Frankie Ford “Sea Cruise” video link here.

1940- Larry Knechtel (keyboardist  + bassist w/ The Wrecking Crew, who were session musicians that worked w/ The Beach Boys, The Monkees, Simon & Garfunkel, The Mamas & The Papas, The Doors + more; member of Bread; died in 2009)

bassist Larry Knechtel,

1947- Paul Layton (member of The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)
68 yrs.

Marty Kristian/Paul Layton

1962- Paul Reynolds (member of A Flock Of Seagulls)            53 yrs.

Paul Reynolds Musician | Bio

1968- Rob Cieka (drummer w/ The Boo Radleys)           47 yrs.
No Photos Available.

1969- Max Cavalera (guitar + vocals w/ Cavalera Conspiracy)       46 yrs.

"Max Cavalera is Responsible

Cavalera Conspiracy w/ Max Cavalera “Arise” 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 MIKE BLOOMFIELD, RICK WRIGHT & More…

1938- George Cummings (steel guitar w/ Dr. Hook; “Sylvia’s Mother”)         77 yrs.

George Cummings - Picture from

Dr. Hook w/ George Cummings “When You’re In Love With A Beautiful Woman”
live video link here.

1944- Mike Bloomfield (guitarist w/ Paul Butterfield Blues Band and Electric Flag; received early support from B.B. King, Bob Dylan, Muddy Waters + Buddy Guy; solo artist; died in 1981)

hero Mike Bloomfield

Al Kooper + Mike Bloomfield “Stop” video link here.

1945- Rick Wright (keyboards + vocals w/ Pink Floyd; Wright appeared on most Pink Floyd albums from ‘Piper At The Gates Of Dawn’, ‘Dark Side Of The Moon’, + ‘The Wall’ to ‘Momentary Lapse Of Reason’ + ‘ The Division Bell’; died in 2008)

Rick Wright Photos

Pink Floyd w/ Rick Wright “Comfortably Numb” live video link here.

1949- Peter Doyle (singer w/ The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”; died in 2001)

Peter Doyle rehearsing with

1949- Simon Kirke (drummer w/ Free; “All Right Now”; a member of Bad Company)
66 yrs.

flashes he remained

1949- Steve Took (member of T. Rex; died in 1980)

Steve Took (T. Rex)

1965- Texas Axille (keyboards w/ Transvision Vamp)                50 yrs.

We Are Transvision Vamp!

1972- Dan Warton (drummer w/ Ned’s Atomic Dustbin; “Grey Cell Green” + “Happy”)           43 yrs.

Dan Warton on drums.

Ned’s Atomic Dustbin w/ Dan Warton “Happy” video link here.

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 PETE SEARS, NEIL FINN, SIOUXSIE SIOUX & More…

1935- Rudy Lewis (member w/ The Drifters; “Save The Last Dance For Me”; died in 1964)

Drifters - 1963 The last

1935- Ramsey Lewis (keyboard player; “The In Crowd”)       80 yrs.

ramseylewis.jpg

Ramsey Lewis Trio “The In Crowd” live video link here.

1947- Marty Kristian (member of The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)      68 yrs.

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1948- Pete Sears (multi-instrumentalist w/ Jefferson Starship + Moonalice)      67 yrs.

Moonalice member Pete Sears

Moonalice w/ Pete Sears “Eight Miles High” live video link here.

1956- Neil Finn (guitar + vocals w/ Split Enz + Crowded House; “Don’t Dream It’s Over”)          59 yrs.

Neil Finn at 9:30 Club in

Split Enz w/ Neil Finn “I Got You” live video link here.

1957- Eddie Harsch (keyboards w/ The Black Crowes)        58 yrs.

Eddie Harsch - Piano, Organo

The Black Crowes w/ Eddie Harsch “Hard To Handle” live video link here.

1957- Susan Dallion a.k.a. Siouxsie Sioux (vocals w/ Siouxsie & The Banshees; “Cities In Dust”; member of The Glove)       58 yrs.

Siouxsie Sioux is one of

Siouxsie & The Banshees “Peek A Boo” video link here.

1966- Sean Kinney (member of Alice In Chains)      49 yrs.

Coincidence? I think NOT!

1971- Lisa Lopes a.k.a. Left-Eye (vocals w/ TLC; died in 2002)

and rhymes of Left Eye,

1975- Andre Benjam a.k.a. Andre 3000 (half of Outkast; “Hey Ya!”)
40 yrs.

André Benjamin - Andre 3000

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 BERNIE WORRELL, MARK VOLMAN & More…

1942- Alan Price (keyboards w/ The Animals + solo)    73 years

Alan Price in Concert

1943- Evelyn May Beatson a.k.a. Eve Graham (singer w/ The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)            72 yrs.

eve-graham.jpg

The New Seekers w/ Eve Graham “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”
live video link here.

1944- Bernie Worrell (keyboards w/ Parliament, Funkadelic + Talking Heads)        71 yrs.

Bernie Worrell & SociaLybrium

Bernie Worrell Orchestra “Watermelon Man” live video link here.

1947- Mark Volman (member of The Turtles; workked w/ Frank Zappa, T. Rex + Bruce Springsteen)          68 yrs.

Mark Volman

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 SONNY BONO, ICE-T & More…

1932- Otis Blackwell (producer/songwriter; wrote song that became hits for Elvis and Jerry Lee Lewis; died in 2002)

Otis Blackwell (Brooklyn

1935- Sonny Bono (singer/TV co-host/Congressman; died in 1997)

PHOTO: Sonny Bono

1949- Lynn Paul (singer w/ The New Seekers)      66 yrs.

28.06.1975 : Lyn Paul - It

The New Seekers w/ Lynn Paul “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”
video link here.

1956- James Ingram (singer; “I Don’t Have The Heart” + “Somewhere Out There”)           59 yrs.

James Ingram

1959- Tracy Morrow a.k.a. Ice-T (rapper/actor/entertainer; singer w/ Body Count)    56 yrs.

Ice-T counts the bodies with

Ice-T “I’m Your Pusher” video link here.

1961- Andy Taylor (guitarist w/ Duran Duran; member of The Power Station)     54 yrs.

Andy Taylor

Duran Duran w/ Andy Taylor “The Reflex” video link here.

1965- Dave Lombardo (drummer w/ Slayer)        50 yrs.

Dave Lombardo is best known as

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 LOUIS ARMSTRONG, FRANKIE FORD & More…

1901- Louis Armstrong (trumpeter, singer, band leader; “Ain’t Misbehavin”, “Hello Dolly”, “What A Wonderful World” + more…; died in 1971)

Pictures of Louis Armstrong

Louis Armstrong “What A Wonderful World” live video link

1936- Elsberry  Hobbs (member of The Drifters; “Save The Last Dance For Me”)           78 yrs.

Bass: Elsberry Hobbs

1940- Frankie Ford (singer; “Sea Cruise”)           74 yrs.

Frankie Ford

Frankie Ford “Sea Cruise” video link

1940- Larry Knechtel (keyboardist  + bassist w/ The Wrecking Crew, who were session musicians that worked w/ The Beach Boys, The Monkees, Simon & Garfunkel, The Mamas & The Papas, The Doors + more; member of Bread; died in 2009)

bassist Larry Knechtel,

 1947- Paul Layton (member of The New Seekers; “I’d Like To Teach The World To Sing”)
67 yrs.

Marty Kristian/Paul Layton

1962- Paul Reynolds (member of A Flock Of Seagulls)            52 yrs.

Paul Reynolds Musician | Bio

1968- Rob Cieka (drummer w/ The Boo Radleys)           46 yrs.
No Photos Available. 

1969- Max Cavalera (guitar + vocals w/ Cavalera Conspiracy)       45 yrs.

"Max Cavalera is Responsible

Cavalera Conspiracy w/ Max Cavalera “Arise” live video link

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!!!! 😉