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Tweet Madeline Bell (Excellent singer) Blair Thornton (Bachman Turner Overated) Phil Stutt (Self opinionated oaf) Share on Facebook
Tweet On this day in 1914 Sonny Boy Williamson was born. Sonny Boy was a hugely influential blues harmonica player. Arguably all the present blues harmonica players have been influenced to a greater or lesser extent. None more so than Sonny Boy Williamson. In fact Sonny Boy Williamson was so influential that Sonny Boy Williamson […]
Tweet Born on this day were the following, anymore? 1944 Denny Laine (Moody Blues/Wings) 1946 Peter Green (Fleetwood Mac) 1954 Stephen Luscombe (Blancmange) 1955 Roger O’Donnell (The Cure) 1961 Randy Jackson (Jacksons) 1962 Einar Orn Benediktsson (The Sugarcubes) 1965 Pete Timmins (Cowboy Junkies) Share on Facebook
Tweet John Winston Lennon joined this world today in 1940. As part of the Beatles he helped shape modern music writing some iconic songs. He worked for peace and against the Vietnam War. He was threatened with deportation from the USA by the Nixon administration, investigated by the FBI. He was murdered on 8th December […]
Tweet Born on this day, anymore? 1937 Frank Ifield (I Remember You) 1939 Eddie Holland (Holland-Dozier-Holland) 1939 Grace Slick 1945 Henry Winkler (‘The Fonz’) 1947 Tim Schmit (Poco) 1960 Byron Burke (Ten City) 1967 Gavin Rossdale (Bush) Share on Facebook