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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – December 9th

Sylvia (Sylvia Jane Kirby-Hutton) – country-pop singer/songwriter – best known for 1982 hit – Nobody – 1956

Jakob Dylan – singer/songwriter/musician – The Wallflowerssolo artist – hits include – One Headlight – 6th Avenue Heartache – 1969

Tre Cool – (Frank Wright III) – drummer – best known with – Green Day – 1972

Brian Bell – guitarist/musician/singer/songwriter – Weezer – The Relationship – Space Twins – 1968

Donny Osmondpop singer/songwriter/musician/actor/radio-TV personality – 70’s teen idol – 1957

Nick Seymour – bassist/backing vocals/songwriter/producer/painter – Crowded House – 1958

Dennis Dunaway – bassist/songwriter – Alice Cooper – co-wrote hits – I’m Eighteen – School’s Out – 1946

Randy Murray – guitarist – best known with – BTO – 1955

Joan Armatradingsinger/songwriter/musician – 1950

Paul Landers – guitarist/backing vocals – Rammstein – 1964

Jack Sonni – guitar/vocals – best known as “the other guitarist” in – Dire Straits – 1954

Kenny Vance – singer/songwriter/producer – an original founding member of – Jay and The Americans – 1943

Dan Hicks – singer/songwriter/guitarist – Dan Hicks and His Hot Licks – songs include – I Scare Myself – Canned Heat – How Can I Miss You When You Won’t Go Away – (12/9/1941 – 2/6/2016)

David Houstoncountry singer/songwriter – best known for 1966 hit – Almost Persuaded – (12/9/1935 – 11/30/1993)

Junior Wellsblues singer/songwriter/harmonica – best known for collaborations with – Buddy Guy – Muddy Water – Earl Hooker – and more – (12/9/1934 – 1/15/1998)

Zac Foley – bassist – EMF – group is best known for hit – Unbelievable – (12/9/1970 – 1/3/2002)

Samuel “Sammy” Strain – R&B-soul singer – Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as member of Little Anthony and The Imperials and The O’Jays – 1941

Michael Foster – drummer – FireHouse – group songs include – Love Of A Lifetime – Don’t Treat Me Bad – 1964

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    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.

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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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