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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – December 21st

Lee Roy Parnellcountry-blues singer/songwriter/guitar/slide guitar – hits include – What Kind Of Fool Do You Think I Am – Tender Moment – On The Road – 1956

Brad Warren – singer/songwriter/musician – The Warren Brothers –co-writer on hits for Toby Keith – Keith Urban – Tim McGraw – 1968

Christy Forester – country singer – part of – The Forester Sisters – with siblings Kathy, June & Kim – hits include – Men – I Fell In Love Again Last Night – Mama’s Never Seen Those Eyes – 1962

Brett Scallions – singer/songwriter/rhythm guitar – Fuel – 1971

Brent Taddie – drummer – Crown The Empire – 1989

Shaun Morgan – singer/songwriter/guitar – Seether – 1978

Gabrielle Glaser – guitar/vocals – Luscious Jackson – 1965

Betty WrightR&B singer – hits include – Tonight Is The Night – Cleanup Woman – 1953

Albert Lee – “Mr. Telecaster” – multi-award winning guitarist/songwriter/vocals/piano/mandolin – known for his finger-style and hybrid picking techniques – 1943

Paul (Ray Hildebrand) – pop singer – part of the duo – Paul & Paula – best known for their 1963 hit – Hey Paula – 1940

Carla Thomassoul singer – known as “The Queen of Memphis Soul – 1942

Carl Wilson – singer/songwriter/producer – co-founder and guitarist of – The Beach Boyssolo artist – 1998 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (12/21/1946 – 2/6/1998)

Frank Zappa – multi-award winning singer/songwriter/musician/producer/actorThe Mothers of InventionCaptain Beefheart – 1995 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (12/21/1940 – 12/4/1993)

RSS Things You Didn’t Know…

  • 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.

RSS Breakin’ The Law…

  • 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.

RSS Classic Rock Beat

RSS They Said It…

  • 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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