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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – APRIL 18th

Jim Sholten – bassist – country group Sawyer Brown – hits include – The Dirt Road – All These Years – Six Days On The Road – Some Girls Do – 1952

Walt Richmond – keyboards/producer – country group The Tractors – hits include – Baby Likes To Rock It – associated acts include – Eric ClaptonJ.J. CaleBonnie Raitt – 1947

Mike Vickers – guitar/flute/saxophone – Manfred Mann – 1940

Mark Tremonti – singer/songwriter/musician/producer – best known as lead guitarist with – CreedAlter Bridge – 1974

Kelly Hansen – rock singer – HurricaneForeigner – 1961

Lennie Baker – vocals/sax – Danny & The JuniorsSha Na Na – (1946-2016)

Les Pattinson – bassist/songwriter – Echo & The Bunnymen – 1958

Greg Eklund – drummer – best known with – Everclear – 1970

Clarence “Gatemouth” Brownsinger/multi-instrumentalist – best known as a blues guitarist – also incorporated – country/R&B/jazz/Cajun/rock & roll influences in his style – (1924-2005)

Alexander “Skip” Spence – singer/songwriter/guitar/drums – co-founder of Moby GrapeQuicksilver Messenger ServiceJefferson Airplane – (1946-1999)

 

 

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