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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – August 11th

Eric Carmen – singer/songwriter/musician – The Raspberriessolo artisthits include – Go All The Way – All By Myself – 1949
John Conlee country singer/musician – best known for 1978 hit – Rose Colored Glasses – 1946
Joe Jackson singer/songwriter/musician – best known for – Steppin’ Out – 1954
Jim Kale – bassist – The Guess Who – hits include – American Woman – These Eyes – 1943
Richie Ramone (Richard Reinhardt) – drummer/songwriter – best known with – Ramones – 1957
Bryan Bassett – guitar/slide guitar – associated acts include – Wild Cherry Molly Hatchet Foghat – 1954
Mike Hugg – songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/singer – Manfred Mann – hits include – Blinded By The Light – Do Wah Diddy Diddy – 1942
Bob Morthersbaugh – (aka Bob 1) – new wave singer/songwriter/composer/guitar/keyboards – Devo – best known for 1980 hit – Whip It – 1952
Ben Gibbard – indie rock singer/songwriter/guitarist – best known with – Death Cab for Cutie – The Postal Service – 1976
Andy Bell – singer/songwriter/guitar – associated acts include – OasisBeady Eye – Hurricane #1 – Ride – 1970
Bragi Olafsson – bassist – best known with – The Sugarcubes – 1962
Charlie Sexton rock/folk/blues – guitarist/singer/songwriter – best known for – Beats So Lonely -Tennessee Plates – 1968
Rachel Proctor country singer/songwriter – best known for 2004 hit – Me and Emily – 1974
David Hudson pop singer – brother of Katy Perry – 1988
Gemma Hayes alternative-indie rock singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/producer – 1977
Denis Payton – saxophone/harmonica/guitar – The Dave Clark Five – hits include – Glad All Over – Catch Us If You Can – Bits and Pieces – (8/11/1943 – 12/17/2006)
Sam Collins blues singer/guitarist – best known for – The Jailhouse Blues – (8/11/1887 – 10/20/1949)
Erik Brann (Rick Davis) – rock guitarist/vocals – Iron Butterfly – best known for – Inna-Gadda-Da-Vida – (8/11/1950 – 7/25/2003)

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