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Rock Birthdays/Today in Rock: October

by on Oct.01, 2018, under ROCK B-DAYS/TODAY IN ROCK

Rock Birthdays/Today in Rock: October

October 1
Albert Collins - b. 1932 - d. 11/24/93
Jerri Martini (Sly & The Family Stone, Graham Central Station, Rubicon + more) - 75
Michael "Cub" Koda (Brownsville Station, solo) - b. 1948 - d. 6/30/2000
Martin Turner (Wishbone Ash) - 71
Brian Greenway (April Wine, Mash makhan, The Dudes, solo) - 67
Earl Slick (Phantom, Rocker & Slick, New York Dolls, Little Caesar, Dirty White Boy, John Waite, David Bowie, solo) - 66 read more...

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Rock Birthdays/Today In Rock: September

by on Sep.01, 2018, under ROCK B-DAYS/TODAY IN ROCK, ROCK NEWS

Rock Birthdays/Today In Rock: September

September Rock Birthdays
September 1
Marshall Lytle (Bill Haley & His Comets, The Jodimars) - b. 1933 - d. 5/25/13
Greg Errico (Sly and the Family Stone, Weather Report, David Bowie, Santana, Grateful Dead, Jerry Garcia Band + more) - 71
Joseph Williams (Toto, solo) - 58
J.D. Fortune (INXS) - 45
Omar Alfredo Rodriguez-Lopez (The Mars Volta) - 43
Joe Trohman (Fall Out Boy) - 34 read more...

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Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: August

by on Aug.01, 2018, under ROCK B-DAYS/TODAY IN ROCK

Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: August

Rock Birthdays: August
August 1
Jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead, Legion of Mary, Reconstruction, Jerry Garcia Band, Old and in the Way, Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band, New Riders of the Purple Sage, Merle Saunders) - b. 1942 - d. 8/9/95
Geoff Britton (Paul McCartney/Wings, East of Eden, Wild Angels, Manfred Mann's Earth Band, Rough Diamond, The Keys) - 75
Rick Anderson (The Tubes) - 71
Rick Coonce (The Grass Roots) - 71
Tommy Bolin (Zephyr, Billy Cobham, James Gang, Deep Purple, Moxy, Alphonse Mouzon, others, solo) - b. 1951 - Bolin died of a heroin overdose on December 4th, 1976.
Boz Burrell (King Crimson, Bad Company, Snape, Zoot Money's Big Roll Band, Tam White, Jon Lord, others) - b. 1946 - d. 9/21/06
Tim Bachman (Brave Belt, Bachman-Turner Overdrive) - 66
Robert Cray - 65
Michael Penn (Doll Congress, solo) - 60
Joe Elliott (Atomic Mass, Def Leppard, Cybernauts, Down 'n' Outz) - 59
Suzi Gardner (L7) - 59
Chuck D (Public Enemy, Prophets Of Rage + more) - 58
Betsy Bitch (Bitch) -
Adam Duritz (Counting Crows, solo + more) - 54
Dan Donegan (Disturbed, Fight or Flight, Vandal) - 50
Dhani Harrison (George Harrison, thenewno2, Traveling Wilburys, Fistful of Mercy, solo) - 40 read more...

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Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: July

by on Jul.01, 2018, under ROCK B-DAYS/TODAY IN ROCK

Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: July

July 1
Willie Dixon - b. 1915 - d. 1/29/92
Bobby Day (had the 1958 hit ‘Rockin Robin’, one half of the duo, Bob And Earl - recorded ‘Harlem Shuffle’ in 1963). b. 1928 - d. 7/27/90
James Cotton (In Howlin' Wolf's band in the early 1950s. In 1955, he was recruited by Muddy Waters to come to Chicago and join his band. In 2006, Cotton was inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame) b. 1935 - d. 3/16/17
Delaney Bramlett (Delaney, Bonnie & Friends + music producer, session musician and music teacher) - b. 1939 - d. 12/27/08
Debbie Harry (Blondie, Wind in the Willows, solo) - 73
Marc Benno (The Doors, Eric Clapton, Leon Russell, Lightnin Hopkins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Rita Coolidge, Asylum Choir) - 71
John Farnham (solo, Little River Band) - 69
Fred Schneider III (The B-52's, The Superions, solo + more) - 67
Dan Aykroyd (The Blues Brothers, actor, screenwriter, House of Blues Founder + more) - 66
Leon Chancler (drummer, percussionist. Worked with Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis, Michael Jackson, Donna Summer, Carlos Santana, The Crusaders, Frank Sinatra, Weather Report, Lionel Richie, Kenny Rogers, Thelonious Monk, Herbie Hancock and John Lee Hooker) - b. 1952 - d. 2/3/18
Randall Hall (Running Easy, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Randall Hall Band, Allan Collins Band) -
Vito Bratta (White Lion) - 57
Roddy Bottom (Faith No More, Imperial Teen) - 55
Adam MacDougall (The Ben Taylor Band, Furslide, toured with Macy Gray and Patti Rothberg, The Black Crowe, Chris Robinson Brotherhoods) - 47
Liv Tyler (born Liv Rundgren) (actress) - 40 - Liv was raised by Todd Rundgren and her mother Bebe Buell until she was 11, when she found out that Steven Tyler was her biological father.
Dhani Mansworth‬ ‪(The Treatment) - 25 read more...

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Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: June

by on Jun.01, 2018, under ROCK B-DAYS/TODAY IN ROCK

Rock B-Days/Today In Rock: June

June 1
Jim McCarty (Cactus, Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels, Buddy Miles Express, The Rockets, Mystery Train, Hell drivers, also recorded with Jimi Hendrix and Bob Seger) - 73
Ron Wood (Jeff Beck Group, The Faces, The Rolling Stones) - 70 - On his 28th birthday, he performs his first gig with the Rolling Stones.
Mike Levine (Triumph) - 69
Simon Gallup (The Cure) - 58
Mike Joyce (The Smiiths) - 55
Alanis Morissette - 44 read more...

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