Tag Archives: The Ronettes

HAPPY BIRTHDAY GEORGE CLINTON, DON HENLEY, EMILY SALIERS & More…

1941- George Clinton (frontman for Parliament Funkadelic; “Flashlight”, “Give Up The Funk” + more; solo artist; “Atomic Dog”)       75 yrs.

George Clinton, aka Dr.

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic “We Want The Funk” live video link here.

1941- Estelle Bennett (vocalist w/ The Ronettes; “Be My Baby”; died in 2009)

The Ronnettes w/ Estelle Bennett “Be My Baby” live video link here.

1943- Bobby Sherman (singer; “Little Woman”)              73 yrs.

1944- Rick Davies (vocals + keyboards w/ Supertramp; “The Logical Song”)
72 yrs.

1947- Don Henley (singer/songwriter/drummer w/ The Eagles; “Life In The Fast Lane”, “Hotel California”, “Desperado” + more; solo artist; “Boys Of Summer”, “End Of The Innocence” + more)                69 yrs.

Don Henley “Boys Of Summer” live video link here.

1956- Mick Pointer (drummer w/ Marillion; “Kayleigh”)          60 yrs.

1961- Keith Sweat (R&B singer; “I Want Her”)       75  yrs.

1963- Emily Saliers (guitar + vocals w/ Indigo Girls; “Closer To Fine”, “Hammer & Nail”, “Get Out The Map” + more)         53 yrs.

Indigo Girls w/ Emily Saliers “Closer To Fine” video link here.

1964- William Calhoun (drummer w/ Living Colour; “Cult Of Personality”)
51 yrs.

Living Colour w/ William Calhoun “Glamour Boys” video link here.

1967- Pat Badger (bass w/ Extreme; “More Than Words”)       48 yrs.

1970- Tim Bluhm (singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist w/ The Mother Hips; also a member of Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers)                   46  yrs.

1973- Rufus Wainwright (singer/songwriter; son of Loudon Wainwright III + Kate McGarrigle; brother of Martha Wainwright)         42 yrs.

1977- Marco Benevento (keyboardist w/ Benevento-Russo Duo, Garage A Trois, Bustle In Your Hedgerow + Joe Russo’s Almost Dead)              38 yrs.

Joe Russo’s Almost Dead w/ Marco Benevento “Eyes Of The World” live video link here.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY ELMORE JAMES, BOBBY ‘BLUE’ BLAND, MARGO TIMMINS & More…

1918- Elmore James (blues singer/guitarist; thought to be ‘King Of The Slide Guitar’; died in 1963)

Elmore James

Elmore James “Rollin’ & Tumblin” link here.

1919- David Seville (musician; “The Chipmunk Song”; died in 1972)

1930- Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland (R&B singer; blues hall of fame inductee, rock & roll hall of fame inductee; Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recepient; died in 2013)

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Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland “That’s The Way Love Is” video link here.

1945- Nick Mason (original member/ drummer/ percussionist for Pink Floyd, who played on every album)        71 yrs.

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason

Pink Floyd w/ Nick Mason live link here.

1946- Nedra Talley (singer w/ The Ronettes)                     70 yrs.

Nedra Talley

The Ronettes w/ Nedra Talley “Be My Baby” video link here.

1951- Brian Downey (drummer for and founding member of Thin Lizzy)    65 yrs.

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Thin Lizzy w/ Brian Downey “Whiskey In The Jar” video link here.

1951- Seth Justman (keyboards/vocals w/ The J. Geils Band)         65 yrs.

Seth Justman performs with

J. Geils Band w/ Seth Justman “Centerfold” video link here.

1957- Janick Robert Gers (guitarist; worked w/ Iron Maiden, White Spirit + Gillan)
59 yrs.

1961- Gillian Gilbert (keyboardist w/ The Inadequates + New Order; “Blue Monday”; member of The Other Two)                      55 yrs.

1961- Martin DeGaulle (singer w/ Sigue Sigue Sputnik)    55 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1961- Margo Timmins (vocals w/ Cowboy Junkies)                         55 yrs.

Margo Timmins and The Cowboy

The Cowboy Junkies w/ Margo Timmins “Sweet Jane” video link here.

1968- Mike Patton (singer/multi-instrumentalist w/ Faith No More)         48 yrs.

Mike Patton Tribute 2

Faith No More w/ Mike Patton “A Small Victory” 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 LEO FENDER, IAN ANDERSON, RONNIE SPECTOR & More…

1909- Clarence Leonidas ‘Leo’ Fender (founder of the Fender Electric Instrument Manufacturing Company; the company has produced some of the most popular guitars in the world including the Telecaster, Stratocaster + Precision Bass; died in 1991)

Leo Fender

1928- Jimmy Dean (singer; “Big Bad John”; had a variety show on prime time U.S. TV)           87 yrs.

Jimmy Dean

Jimmy Dean “Big Bad John” live video link here.

1929- Eddie Fisher (entertainer/ singer)                 86 yrs.

singer Eddie Fisher past

Eddie Fisher “Oh My Papa” video link here.

1940- Bobby Hatfield (singer w/ The Righteous Brothers; “Unchained Melody” + “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin”; died in 2003)

Bobby Hatfield

1943- James Griffin (singer + guitarist w/ Bread)        72 yrs.

James Griffin

1947- Ian Anderson (singer + flautist w/ Jethro Tull; “Aqualung”, “Thick As A Brick”, “Locomotive Breath” + more)            68 yrs.

Ask Ian Anderson: Name Your

Jethro Tull w/ Ian Anderson “Locomotive Breath” live video link here.

1947- Ronnie Spector (singer w/ The Ronettes; “Be My Baby”; was married to Phil Spector)        68 yrs.

Ronnie Spector

Ronnie Spector “Be My Baby” live video link here.

1948- Patti Austin (singer; “Baby Come To Me” w/ James Ingram)         67 yrs.

Patti Austin

1959- Mark Price (drummer w/ All About Eve; worked w/ Right Said Fred + The Cure)
56 yrs.

Mark Price

1961- Jon Farriss (drummer INXS; “Need You Tonight”, “What You Need”, “Don’t Change” + more)                    54 yrs.

Jon Farris said: " I'm too

INXS w/ Jon Farriss “Mediate” video link here.

1968- Michael Bivins (member of New Edition + Bell Biv Devoe; “Poison”)          47 yrs.

Michael Bivins

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 ELMORE JAMES, BOBBY ‘BLUE’ BLAND & More…

1918- Elmore James (blues singer/guitarist; thought to be ‘King Of The Slide Guitar’; died in 1963)

Elmore James

Elmore James “Rollin’ & Tumblin” link here.

1919- David Seville (musician; “The Chipmunk Song”; died in 1972)

1930- Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland (R&B singer; blues hall of fame inductee, rock & roll hall of fame inductee; Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recepient; died in 2013)

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Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland “That’s The Way Love Is” video link here.

1945- Nick Mason (original member/ drummer/ percussionist for Pink Floyd, who played on every album)        70 yrs.

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason

Pink Floyd w/ Nick Mason live link here.

1946- Nedra Talley (singer w/ The Ronettes)       69 yrs.

Nedra Talley

The Ronettes w/ Nedra Talley “Be My Baby” video link here.

1951- Brian Downey (drummer for and founding member of Thin Lizzy)    64 yrs.

Brian-Downey-of-Thin-Lizzy-on- ...

Thin Lizzy w/ Brian Downey “Whiskey In The Jar” video link here.

1951- Seth Justman (keyboards/vocals w/ The J. Geils Band)  64 yrs.

Seth Justman performs with

J. Geils Band w/ Seth Justman “Centerfold” video link here.

1957- Janick Robert Gers (guitarist; worked w/ Iron Maiden, White Spirit + Gillan)
58 yrs.

1961- Gillian Gilbert (keyboardist w/ The Inadequates + New Order; “Blue Monday”; member of The Other Two)          54 yrs.

1961- Martin DeGaulle (singer w/ Sigue Sigue Sputnik)    54 yrs.
No Photo Available.

1961- Margo Timmins (vocals w/ Cowboy Junkies)   54 yrs.

Margo Timmins and The Cowboy

The Cowboy Junkies w/ Margo Timmins “Sweet Jane” video link here.

1968- Mike Patton (singer/multi-instrumentalist w/ Faith No More) 47 yrs.

Mike Patton Tribute 2

Faith No More w/ Mike Patton “A Small Victory” 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 LEO FENDER, IAN ANDERSON & More…

1909- Clarence Leonidas ‘Leo’ Fender (founder of the Fender Electric Instrument Manufacturing Company; the company has produced some of the most popular guitars in the world including the Telecaster, Stratocaster + Precision Bass; died in 1991)

Leo Fender

1928- Jimmy Dean (singer; “Big Bad John”; had a variety show on prime time U.S. TV)           86 yrs.

Jimmy Dean

Jimmy Dean “Big Bad John” live video link

1929- Eddie Fisher (entertainer/ singer)                 85 yrs.

singer Eddie Fisher past

Eddie Fisher “Oh My Papa” video link

1940- Bobby Hatfield (singer w/ The Righteous Brothers; “Unchained Melody” + “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin”; died in 2003)

Bobby Hatfield

1943- James Griffin (singer + guitarist w/ Bread)        71 yrs.

James Griffin

1947- Ian Anderson (singer + flautist w/ Jethro Tull; “Aqualung”, “Thick As A Brick”, “Locomotive Breath” + more)            67 yrs.

Ask Ian Anderson: Name Your

Jethro Tull w/ Ian Anderson “Locomotive Breath” live video link

1947- Ronnie Spector (singer w/ The Ronettes; “Be My Baby”; was married to Phil Spector)        67 yrs.

Ronnie Spector

Ronnie Spector “Be My Baby” live video link

1948- Patti Austin (singer; “Baby Come To Me” w/ James Ingram)         66 yrs.

Patti Austin

1959- Mark Price (drummer w/ All About Eve; worked w/ Right Said Fred + The Cure)        55 yrs.

Mark Price

1961- Jon Farriss (drummer INXS; “Need You Tonight”, “What You Need”, “Don’t Change” + more)                    53 yrs.

Jon Farris said: " I'm too

INXS w/ Jon Farriss “Mediate” video link

1968- Michael Bivins (member of New Edition + Bell Biv Devoe; “Poison”)          46 yrs.

Michael Bivins

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 GEORGE CLINTON, DON HENLEY & More…

1941- George Clinton (frontman for Parliament Funkadelic; “Flashlight”, “Give Up The Funk” + more; solo artist; “Atomic Dog”)       73 yrs.

George Clinton, aka Dr.

George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic “We Want The Funk” live video link

1941- Keith Sweat (R&B singer; “I Want Her”)       73 yrs.

Keith Sweat

1943- Bobby Sherman (singer; “Little Woman”)              71 yrs.

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1944- Estelle Bennett (vocalist w/ The Ronettes; “Be My Baby”; died in 2009)

friday night is curry night the ronettes and estelle bennett

The Ronnettes w/ Estelle Bennett “Be My Baby” live video link

1944- Ric Davis (vocals + keyboards w/ Supertramp; “The Logical Song”)            70 yrs.

Ultimo concierto de Roger Hodgson con Supertramp

 

1947- Don Henley (singer/songwriter/drummer w/ The Eagles; “Life In The Fast Lane”, “Hotel California”, “Desperado” + more; solo artist; “Boys Of Summer”, “End Of The Innocence” + more)       67 yrs.

Re: Henley Heaven: The Don Henley Photo Thread

Don Henley “Boys Of Summer” live video link

1956- Mick Pointer (drummer w/ Marillion; “Kayleigh”)     58 yrs.

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1963- Emily Saliers (guitar + vocals w/ Indigo Girls; “Closer To Fine”, “Hammer & Nail”, “Get Out The Map” + more)         51 yrs.

emily saliers

Indigo Girls w/ Emily Saliers “Closer To Fine” video link

1964- William Calhoun (drummer w/ Living Colour; “Cult Of Personality”)         50 yrs.

Photo of LIVING COLOUR and Will CALHOUN

1967- Pat Badger (bass w/ Extreme; “More Than Words”)       47 yrs.

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1973- Rufus Wainwright (singer/songwriter; son of Loudon Wainwright III + Kate McGarrigle; brother of Martha Wainwright)         41 yrs.

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1977- Marco Benevento (keyboardist w/ Benevento-Russo Duo, Garage A Trois, Bustle In Your Hedgerow + Joe Russo’s Almost Dead)              37 yrs.

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Joe Russo’s Almost Dead w/ Marco Benevento “Eyes Of The World” live video link

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 BOBBY “BLUE” BLAND, MARGO TIMMINS, MIKE PATTON & More…

1918- Elmore James (blues singer/guitarist; thought to be ‘King Of The Slide Guitar’; died in 1963)

Elmore James

Elmore James “Rollin’ & Tumblin’ “

1930- Bobby ‘Blue’ Bland (R&B singer; blues hall of fame inductee, rock & roll hall of fame inductee; Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award recepient; died in 2013)

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Bobby “Blue” Bland “That’s The Way Love Is”

1945- Nick Mason (original member/ drummer/ percussionist for Pink Floyd, who played on every album)        69 yrs.

Pink Floyd drummer Nick Mason

Pink Floyd w/ Nick Mason @ Live 8 in 2005

1946- Nedra Talley (singer w/ The Ronettes)       68 yrs.

Nedra Talley

The Ronettes w/ Nedra Talley ‘Be My Baby’

1951- Brian Downey (drummer for and founding member of Thin Lizzy)    63 yrs.

Brian-Downey-of-Thin-Lizzy-on- ...

Thin Lizzy w/ Brian Downey ‘Whiskey In The Jar’ 1973

1951- Seth Justman (keyboards/vocals w/ The J. Geils Band)  63 yrs.

Seth Justman performs with

J. Geils Band w/ Seth Justman ‘Centerfold’

1961- Martin DeGaulle (singer w/ Sigue Sigue Sputnik)    53 yrs.

Sigue Sigue Sputnik w/ Martin DeGaulle ‘Sex Bomb Boogie’

1961- Margo Timmins (vocals w/ Cowboy Junkies)   53 yrs.

Margo Timmins and The Cowboy

The Cowboy Junkies w/ Margo Timmins ‘Sweet Jane’

1968- Mike Patton (singer/multi-instrumentalist w/ Faith No More) 46 yrs.

Mike Patton Tribute 2

Faith No More w/ Mike Patton ‘A Small Victory’

These are the Birthdays for today. I have added video links to these artists. Unfortunately, I could not find photos for Martin De Gaulle. HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO EVERYONE BORN ON THIS DAY!! Enjoy!!

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉