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HAPPY BIRTHDAY MARTIN GORE, SLASH, ALISON KRAUSS & More…

1935- Cleveland Duncan (The Penguins; “Earth Angel”; died in 2012)

1944- Dino Danelli (drummer w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)           72 yrs.

1946-Andy Mackay (sax + woodwinds w/ Roxy Music; “Virginia Plain”)          70 yrs.

1950- Blair Thornton (guitar w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive; “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”)        66 yrs.

Bachman Turner Overdrive w/ Blair Thornton “Let It Ride” live video link here.

1952- Janis Siegel (singer w/ Manhatten Transfer; “Boy From New York City”)       64 yrs.

Manhatten Transfer w/ Janis Siegel “Boy From New York City” live video link here.

1961- Martin Gore (keyboards + vocals w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”, “Strange Love”, “Everything Counts” + more)            55 yrs.

Depeche Mode w/ Martin Gore “Enjoy The Silence” live video link here.

1964- Nick Menza (drummer w/ Megadeth; “Symphony Of Destruction”; died in 2016)

1964- Tim Kellett (trumpet + keyboards w/ Simply Red; “Holding Back The Years”)               52 yrs.

1965- Rob Dickinson (vocals w/ Catherine Wheel; “Black Metallic”)          51 yrs.

Catherine Wheel w/ Rob Dickinson “Black Metallic” live video link here.

1965- Saul Hudson a.k.a. Slash (guitarist w/ Guns N’ Roses; “Paradise City”, “November Rain”, “Welcome To The Jungle” + more…; fronted Slash’s Snakepit; guitarist w/ Velvet Revolver; “Fall To Pieces”)          51 yrs.

Slash & Myles Kennedy “Sweet Child O’ Mine” live video link here.

1971- Alison Krauss (singer/songwriter; “Forget About It” + “Let Me Touch You For Awhile”; tours + records w/ Union Station; released album w/ Robert Plant; “Please Read The Letter”; record-setting Grammy wins)            45 yrs.

Alison Krauss “Stay” live video link here.

1971- Chad Gracey (drummer w/ Live)         45 yrs.

1980- Michelle Williams (member of Destiny’s Child; “Survivor”)        36 yrs.

Destiny’s Child w/ Michelle Williams “Say My Name” video link here.

1981- Steve ‘Stevo 32’ Jocz (drummer w/ Sum 41)            35 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY RONNIE JAMES DIO, ARLO GUTHRIE, BELA FLECK & More…

1942- Ronnie James Dio (vocals w/ Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell + Dio; died in 2010)

Ronnie-James-Dio

Ronnie James Dio “Rainbow In The Dark” live video link here.

1943- Jerry Miller (guitarist w/ Moby Grape)                73 yrs.

Jerry Miller

1947- Arlo Guthrie (folk singer/songwriter/musician; “Alice’s Restaurant” + “City Of New Orleans”; son of Woody Guthrie)                         69 yrs.

Vintage Arlo Guthrie Poster

Arlo Guthrie “Motorcycle Song” live video link here.

1949- Dave Smalley (member of The Young Rascals; “Groovin”; member of The Raspberries; “Let’s Go All The Way”)                 67 yrs.

Dave Smalley

1949- Greg Kihn  (singer; “Jeopardy”)                     67 yrs.

Number 69: Greg Kihn.

Greg Kihn Band “Break Up Song” live video link here.

1954- Neil Tennant (vocals w/ Pet Shop Boys; West End Girls”)            62 yrs.

Neil Tennant

Pet Shop Boys w/ Neil Tennant “Suburbia” video link here.

1958- Bela Anton Leos Fleck (banjo virtuoso; leader of Bela Fleck & The Flecktones; “Big Country” + “Stomping Ground”; has also released albums with many bluegrass musicians)          58 yrs.

Bela Fleck in performance at

Bela Fleck & The Flecktones “Stomping Grounds” live video link here.

1959- Sandy West (drummer w/ The Runaways; died in 2006)

Sandy West Portrait On Kit

1960- Martyn P Casey (bassist w/ Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)         56 yrs.

Martyn P Casey.jpg

1964- Graham Lambert (guitarist w/ Inspiral Carpets; “This Is How It Feels”)        52 yrs.

Graham Lambert 15

1965- Peter DiStefano (Porno For Pyros; “Pets”)                       51 yrs.

Image of Peter DiStefano

1974- Imelda May (singer; worked w/ Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton + David Gilmour)     42 yrs.

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Imelda May “Big Bad Handsome Man” 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 JACK BRUCE, DAVID BYRNE, IAN ASTBURY & More….

1936- Bobby Darin (singer; had a hit in 1959 w/ “Mack The Knife”; died in 1973)

Bobby Darin

Bobby Darin “Dream Lover” live video link here.

1943- Jack Bruce (bass + vocals w/ Graham Bond Organization, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Manfred Mann + Cream; died in 2014)

Happy Birthday Jack Bruce

Cream w/ Jack Bruce “White Room” live video link here.

1944- Gene Cornish (guitar, vocals, harmonica w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)
72 yrs.

Gene Cornish of the Rascals

The Young Rascals w/ Gene Cornish “Groovin” live video link here.

1946- Derek “Lek” LecKenby (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; died in 1994)

DEREK (LEK) LECKENBY

1947- Al Ciner (member of American Breed + Three Dog Night)             69 yrs.
No Photo Available

1952- David Byrne (guitar + vocals w/ Talking Heads; “Burning Down The House”; solo career)                         64 yrs.

News about David Byrne,

Talking Heads w/ David Byrne “Naive Melody” live video link here.

1953- John Rutsey (drummer + founding member of Rush; died in 2008)

John Howard Rutsey (July 23,

1959- Steve Hogarth (member of Marillion)                    57 yrs.

Steve Hogarth is one of those

1962- C.C. Deville (guitarist w/ Poison; “Nothin But A Good Time”)                       54 yrs.

Poison w/ C.C. Deville “Talk Dirty To Me” video link here.

1962- Ian Astbury (singer w/ Southern Death Cult, which became The Cult; lead singer of The Doors of the 21st Century w/ Robby Krieger + Ray Manzarek)                     54 yrs.

birthday Ian Astbury and

The Cult w/ Ian Astbury “She Sells Sanctuary” video link here.

1966- Fabrice Morvan (half of the lip-syncing duo Milli Vanilli)                   50 yrs.

Fabrice Morvan

1966- Mike Inez (member of Alice In Chains)                           50 yrs.

Mike Inez films

1969- Danny Wood (member of New Kids On The Block)                     47 yrs.

DANNY WOOD pinup – Wearing NEW

1979- Dan Auerbach (guitarist, vocalist + songwriter w/ The Black Keys; producer)
37 yrs.

The Black Keys w/ Dan Auerbach “Fever” live video link here.

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 JOHN MAYALL, DENNY DOHERTY, RONNIE MONTROSE & More…

1917- Merle Travis (country singer/songwriter; wrote “Sixteen Tons”; invented the first solid body electric guitar; died in 1983)

Merle Travis “Midnight Special” live video link here

1933- John Mayall (guitarist + singer w/ The Bluesbreakers, which included Eric Clapton, Mick Fleetwood, Jack Bruce, John McVie, Mick Taylor, Peter Green + Jimmy McCulloch)
82 yrs.

John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers “Room To Move” live video link here.

1939- Meco Monardo (composer; “Star Wars Theme”)                     76 yrs.

1941- Denny Doherty (singer + songwriter w/ The Mamas & The Papas; “Monday Monday”; died in 2007)

The Mamas & The Papas w/ Denny Doherty “California Dreamin” video link here.

1944- Felix Cavaliere (keyboardist w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)          71 yrs.

1947- Ronnie Montrose (guitarist w/ Montrose + Edgar Winter Group; “Frankenstein”)
68 yrs.

Ronnie Montrose + Pat Travers “Bad Motor Scooter” live video link here.

1951- Barry Goudreau (guitarist w/ Boston; “Amanda”, “More Than A Feeling” + more…)
64 yrs.

1974- Apl.De.Ap (vocalist w/ Black Eyed Peas; “Where Is The Love?”)           41 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LESLIE WEST, SHAGGY, SHELBY LYNN & More…

1942- Bobby Fuller (singer w/ The Bobby Fuller Four; “I Fought The Law”; died in 1966)

1945- Leslie West (guitarist w/ Mountain; “Mississippi Queen”)             70  yrs.

Mountain w/ Leslie West “Mississippi Queen” live video link here.

1946- Eddie Brigati (vocals w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)             69 yrs.

1968- Orville Richard Burrell a.k.a. Shaggy (hip hop artist; “It Wasn’t Me”)        47 yrs.

1968- Shelby Lynne (singer/songwriter; “Life Is Bad”; Grammy winner)          47 yrs.

Shelby Lynne “Thought It Would Be Easier” 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 RONNIE JAMES DIO, ARLO GUTHRIE, BELA FLECK & More…

1942- Ronnie James Dio (vocals w/ Elf, Rainbow, Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell + Dio; died in 2010)

Ronnie-James-Dio

Ronnie James Dio “Rainbow In The Dark” live video link here.

1943- Jerry Miller (guitarist w/ Moby Grape)      72 yrs.

Jerry Miller

1947- Arlo Guthrie (folk singer/songwriter/musician; “Alice’s Restaurant” + “City Of New Orleans”; son of Woody Guthrie)                         68 yrs.

Vintage Arlo Guthrie Poster

Arlo Guthrie “Motorcycle Song” live video link here.

1949- Dave Smalley (member of The Young Rascals; “Groovin”; member of The Raspberries; “Let’s Go All The Way”)                 66 yrs.

Dave Smalley

1950- Greg Kihn  (singer; “Jeopardy”)           65 yrs.

Number 69: Greg Kihn.

Greg Kihn Band “Break Up Song” live video link here.

1954- Neil Tennant (vocals w/ Pet Shop Boys; West End Girls”)            61 yrs.

Neil Tennant

Pet Shop Boys w/ Neil Tennant “Suburbia” video link here.

1958- Bela Anton Leos Fleck (banjo virtuoso; leader of Bela Fleck & The Flecktones; “Big Country” + “Stomping Ground”; has also released albums with many bluegrass musicians)          57 yrs.

Bela Fleck in performance at

Bela Fleck & The Flecktones “Stomping Grounds” live video link here.

1959- Sandy West (drummer w/ The Runaways; died in 2006)

Sandy West Portrait On Kit

1960- Martyn P Casey (member of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds)         55 yrs.

Martyn P Casey.jpg

1964- Graham Lambert (guitarist w/ Inspiral Carpets; “This Is How It Feels”)        51 yrs.

Graham Lambert 15

1965- Peter DiStefano (Porno For Pyros; “Pets”)    50 yrs.

Image of Peter DiStefano

1974- Imelda May (singer; worked w/ Jeff Beck, Eric Clapton + David Gilmour)     41 yrs.

imelda may 207x300 Friday

Imelda May “Big Bad Handsome Man” 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 JACK BRUCE, DAVID BYRNE, DAN AUERBACH & More…

1936- Bobby Darin (singer; had a hit in 1959 w/ “Mack The Knife”; died in 1973)

Bobby Darin

Bobby Darin “Dream Lover” live video link here.

1943- Jack Bruce (bass + vocals w/ Graham Bond Organization, John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Manfred Mann + Cream; died in 2014)

Happy Birthday Jack Bruce

Cream w/ Jack Bruce “White Room” live video link here.

1946- Gene Cornish (guitar, vocals, harmonica w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)
69 yrs.

Gene Cornish of the Rascals

The Young Rascals w/ Gene Cornish “Groovin” live video link here.

1946- Derek “Lek” LecKenby (guitar w/ Herman’s Hermits; died in 1994)

DEREK (LEK) LECKENBY

1947- Al Ciner (member of American Breed + Three Dog Night)             68 yrs.
No Photo Available

1952- David Byrne (guitar + vocals w/ Talking Heads; “Burning Down The House”; solo career)         63 yrs.

News about David Byrne,

Talking Heads w/ David Byrne “Naive Melody” live video link here.

1953- John Rutsey (drummer + founding member of Rush; died in 2008)

John Howard Rutsey (July 23,

1956- Steve Hogarth (member of Marillion)         59 yrs.

Steve Hogarth is one of those

1962- C.C. Deville (guitarist w/ Poison; “Nothin But A Good Time”)          53 yrs.

 

Poison w/ C.C. Deville “Talk Dirty To Me” video link here.

1962- Ian Astbury (singer w/ Southern Death Cult, which became The Cult; lead singer of The Doors of the 21st Century w/ Robby Krieger + Ray Manzarek)             53 yrs.

birthday Ian Astbury and

The Cult w/ Ian Astbury “She Sells Sanctuary” video link here.

1963- Fabrice Morvan (half of the lip-syncing duo Milli Vanilli)    52 yrs.

Fabrice Morvan

1966- Mike Inez (member of Alice In Chains)         49 yrs.

Mike Inez films

1971- Danny Wood (member of New Kids On The Block)        44 yrs.

DANNY WOOD pinup – Wearing NEW

1979- Dan Auerbach (guitarist, vocalist + songwriter w/ The Black Keys; producer)           36 yrs.

 

The Black Keys w/ Dan Auerbach “Fever” live video link here.

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 JOHN MAYALL, DENNY DOHERTY & More…

1917- Merle Travis (country singer/songwriter; wrote “Sixteen Tons”; invented the first solid body electric guitar; died in 1983)

Merle Travis “Midnight Special” live video link here

1933- John Mayall (guitarist + singer w/ The Bluesbreakers, which included Eric Clapton, Mick Fleetwood, Jack Bruce, John McVie, Mick Taylor, Peter Green + Jimmy McCulloch)
81 yrs.

John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers “Room To Move” live video link here.

1939- Meco Monardo (composer; “Star Wars Theme”)                     75 yrs.

1941- Denny Doherty (singer + songwriter w/ The Mamas & The Papas; “Monday Monday”; died in 2007)

The Mamas & The Papas w/ Denny Doherty “California Dreamin” video link here.

1944- Felix Cavaliere (keyboardist w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)          70 yrs.

1947- Ronnie Montrose (guitarist w/ Montrose + Edgar Winter Group; “Frankenstein”)
67 yrs.

Ronnie Montrose + Pat Travers “Bad Motor Scooter” live video link here.

1951- Barry Goudreau (guitarist w/ Boston; “Amanda”, “More Than A Feeling” + more…)
63 yrs.

1974- Apl.De.Ap (vocalist w/ Black Eyed Peas; “Where Is The Love?”)           40 yrs.

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

HAPPY LISTENING!!!! 😉

HAPPY BIRTHDAY LESLIE WEST, SHELBY LYNNE & More…

1942- Bobby Fuller (singer w/ The Bobby Fuller Four; “I Fought The Law”; died in 1966)

1945- Leslie West (guitarist w/ Mountain; “Mississippi Queen”)             69  yrs.

Mountain w/ Leslie West “Mississippi Queen” live video link here.

1946- Eddie Brigati (vocals w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)             68 yrs.

1968- Orville Richard Burrell a.k.a. Shaggy (hip hop artist; “It Wasn’t Me”)        46 yrs.

1968- Shelby Lynne (singer/songwriter; “Life Is Bad”; Grammy winner)          46 yrs.

Shelby Lynne “Thought It Would Be Easier” 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 SLASH, ALISON KRAUSS & More…

1935- Cleveland Duncan (The Penguins; “Earth Angel”)             79 yrs.

Cleveland "Cleve" Duncan, lead singer with The Penguins of Earth Angel ...

1945- Dino Danelli (drummer w/ The Young Rascals; “Groovin”)           69 yrs.

1946-Andy Mackay (sax + woodwinds w/ Roxy Music; “Virginia Plain”)             68 yrs.

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1950- Blair Thorton (guitar w/ Bachman Turner Overdrive; “You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet”)        64 yrs.

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1952- Janis Siegel (singer w/ Manhatten Transfer; “Boy From New York City”)       62 yrs.

 Manhatten Transfer w/ Janis Siegel “Boy From New York City” live video link

1961- Martin Gore (keyboards + vocals w/ Depeche Mode; “People Are People”, “Strange Love”, “Everything Counts” + more)            53 yrs.

Martin Gore in 2009

Depeche Mode w/ Martin Gore “Enjoy The Silence” live video link

1964- Nick Menza (drummer w/ Megadeth; “Symphony Of Destruction”)          50 yrs.

Nick Menza ex Megadeth habla acerca de todos sus proyectos

1964- Tim Kellett (trumpet + keyboards w/ Simply Red; “Holding Back The Years”)      50 yrs.

... Theatre 31 January 2010; Tim Kellett [photo: © 2010 Stephen Wright

1965- Rob Dickinson (vocals w/ Catherine Wheel; “Black Metallic”)          49 yrs.

Rob Dickinson

 

1965- Saul Hudson a.k.a. Slash (guitarist w/ Guns N’ Roses; “Paradise City”, “November Rain”, “Welcome To The Jungle” + more…; fronted Slash’s Snakepit; guitarist w/ Velvet Revolver; “Fall To Pieces”)          49 yrs.

Photo:Paul Bergen/Redferns

Slash & Myles Kennedy “Sweet Child O’ Mine” live acoustic video link

1971- Alison Krauss (singer/songwriter; “Forget About It” + “Let Me Touch You For Awhile”; tours + records w/ Union Station; released album w/ Robert Plant; “Please Read The Letter”; record-setting Grammy wins)            43 yrs.

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Alison Krauss “Stay” live video link

1971- Chad Gracey (drummer w/ Live)         43 yrs.

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1980- Michelle Williams (member of Destiny’s Child; “Survivor”)        34 yrs.

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1980- Steve ‘Stevo 32’ Jocz (drummer w/ Sum 41)            34 yrs.

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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!!!! 😉