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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – December 7th

Harry Chapinfolk pop singer/songwriter/musician/composer/author/playwright/humanitarian – hits include – Cats In The Cradle – Taxi – W.O.L.D. – (12/7/1942 – 7/16/1981)

Gary Morriscountry singer/actor – hits include – Velvet Chains – The Wind Beneath My Wings – 1948

Tom Waitsraspy voiced singer/songwriter/musician/actor – best known for – Jersey Girl – 1949

Sunny Sweeneycountry singer/songwriter/musician – songs include – From A Table Away – Drink Myself Single – 1976

Neil Mason – drummer/vocals – The Cadillac Three – songs include – The South – White Lightening – 1981

Aaron Carterpop singer/songwriter/producer/actor – 1987

Sara Bareillessinger/songwriter/musician/actress – best known for hit – Love Song – 1979

Dominic Howard – drummer/synthesizer/producer – rock band – Muse – 1977

Gem Archer – guitarist – groups include – Beady EyeOasis – 1966

Nicole Appleton – pop-R&B singer/songwriter/actress/TV personality – AppletonAll Saints – 1974

Craig Scanlon – bass – The Fall – 1960

Barbara Weathers – soul – R&B singer – best known with – Atlantic Starr – hits include – Always – Secret Lovers – 1963

Mike Nolan – pop singer – Bucks Fizz – 1954

Bobby Osborne – bluegrass artist – best known for his mandolin playing and high lead vocals – The Osborne Brothers – The Rocky Top Express – 1931

Louis PrimaNew Orleans jazz-swing singer/entertainer/trumpeter/bandleader – (12/7/1910 – 8/24/1978)

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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