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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – December 15th

Tim Reynolds – guitar/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – Dave Matthews Bandsolo artist – 1957

Nicholas “Nick” Beggs – bass/chapman stick/vocals/guitar/keyboards – Kajagoogoo – associated acts include – The Mute Gods Iona – Ellis, Beggs and Howard – Steven WilsonLifesignssolo artist – 1961

Max Green – bass/vocals – Escape the FateViolent New Breed – 1984

Alana Haim – rock-pop guitar -performs with sisters Danielle and Este as – Haim – 1991

Clint Lowery – guitarist/songwriter/producer/multi-instrumentalist – associated acts include – SevendustDark New DayKornCall Me No OneSeether -1971

Ronnie Radke – rock singer/songwriter/guitar/piano/producer – associated acts include – Falling In ReverseEscape The FateMetro StationDeuce – 1983

Randy Parton – country singer/songwriter/actor – brother of country legend Dolly Parton – 1953

Dave Clark – drummer/vocalist/songwriter – The Dave Clark Five – hits include – Glad All Over – Can’t You See That She’s Mine – Bits and Pieces – 2008 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1939 or 1942

Cynthia Ann “Cindy” Birdsong – R&B singer/songwriter – The SupremesPatti LaBelle & The Blue Belles – 1939

Paul Simonon – bassist/vocalist/songwriter – The ClashHavana 3amThe Good, The Bad and The QueenGorillazsolo artist – 1955

Adrian Belew – multi-instrumentalist/songwriter/producer – best known with – King Crimson – 1949

Royce Jones – vocals/percussion – Grammy winning artist – best known as a touring vocalist with – Steely DanAmbrosia – 1954

Jeremy Fisherfolk blues-rock – singer/songwriter/musician – songs include – High School – Cigarette – 1976

Carmine Appice – rock drummer/percussionist – best known for associations with – Vanilla FudgeCactusRod Stewart – King Cobra – Blue Murder – the power trio Beck, Bogert & Appice – 2014 inducted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame – 1946

Mark Jansen – symphonic metal guitarist/singer/songwriter – associated acts include – EpicaMaYaNAfter Forever – 1978

Timothy “Tim” Gaines – bass/vocals – best known with the metal Christian band – Strypersolo artist – 1962

Edward Andrew “Ned” Brower – drummer/vocals/model/actor – Rooney – 1978

Ken Knox – soul singer – Chairmen of the Board – best known for hit – Give Me Just A Little More Time – 1951

Don Johnsonactor/producer/singer/songwriter – best known for TV’s – Miami Vice – Nash Bridges – 1986 pop hit – Heartbeat – 1949

Serge Pizzorno – guitarist/singer/songwriter/producer/multi-instrumentalist – associated acts include – KasabianLoose Tapestries – 1980

John Hammond – music producer/musician/music critic/talent scout – 1986 inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (12/15/1910 – 7/10/1987)

Jesse BelvinR&B singer/songwriter/piano – hits include – Dream Girl – (12/15/1932 – 2/6/1960)

Jerry Wallacecountry-pop singer/guitar – best known for the 1959 hit – Primrose Lane – (12/15/1928 – 5/5/2008)

A.P. Carter – country singer/songwriter/guitar – founding member of – The Carter Family – 1970 Country Music Hall of Fame – (12/15/1891 – 11/7/1960)

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