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Musical Birthday Notes – January 4th

Patty Loveless multi-award winning country singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – Timber, I’m Falling In Love – I’m That Kind of Girl – Blame It On Your Heart – member of the Grand Ole Opry – 1957

Deana Cartercountry singer/songwriter/guitar/mandolin – hits include – Strawberry Wine – How Do I Get There – We Danced Anyway – 1966

David Glasper – pop singer – Breathe – hits include – How Can I Fall – Hands To Heaven – 1965

Kathy Forester – country singer – The Forester Sisters – hits include – Men – Mama’s  Never Seen Those Eyes – I Fell In Love Again Last Night – 1955

Nels Cline – guitarist/composer – best known with – Wilco – 1956

Robin Guthrie – multi-instrumentalist/songwriter/composer/producer/audio engineer – co-founder of – Cocteau Twins – 1962

R.E.M.

Beth Gibbons – singer/songwriter/guitar/keyboard – Portishead – 1965

Michael Stipe – singer/songwriter/musician/film producer/music video director – R.E.M. – 1960

Bernard Sumner – musician/singer/songwriter/producer – Joy Division New Order – 1956

Till Lindemann – singer/songwriter/musician/producer/actor/poet/pyrotechnician – lead vocalist – German metal band – Rammstein – 1963

John McLaughlin – guitarist/bandleader/composer – associated acts include – Miles Davis – Mahavishnu Orchestra – 1942

Vanity (Denise Katrina Matthews) – singer/songwriter/actress/model/dancer – best known for 1982 hit – Nasty Girl – (1/4/1959 – 2/15/2016)

Peter Steele – bassist/singer/songwriter – goth-metal band – Type O Negative – (1/4/1962 – 4/14/2010)

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  • Things you didn't know
    On The Beatles 'Hey Jude' you can hear John Lennon shout "Fuckin hell!" (2.58 into the song) after he makes a mistake on his backing vocals.

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  • I fought the law
    In 1998, Ian Brown was arrested by police at Manchester Airport after an incident during a flight from Paris. He was found guilty and jailed for 4 months, British Airways also banned him from flying with the airline.

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  • Quote of the Day
    "I wouldn't have Elvis Presley on my show at any time." Ed Sullivan, early 1956. "And now, here is Elvis Presley!" Ed Sullivan, October 28, 1956
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