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Musical Birthday Notes – February 21st

Jerry Harrison – keyboards/guitar/songwriter/producer – The Talking Heads – The Modern Lovers – 1949

Paul Newton – bass/vocal – original bassist for – Uriah Heep – other associated acts include – Shinn – The Gods – 1948

Zach Swon – country singer – sings lead in duo – The Swon Brothers – 1985

Mary Chapin CarpenterGrammy winning country singer/songwriter – hits include – Down At The Twist and Shout – Shut Up and Kiss Me – He Thinks He’ll Keep Her – I Feel Lucky – 1958

Eric Heatherlycountry singer/rockabilly guitar style/multi-instrumentalist – known for hit in 2000 for a re-make of the Statler Brothers classic – Flowers On the Wall – 1970

Jean-Jacques “JJ” Burnel – bass/songwriter – best known with – The Stranglers – 1952

Charlotte Church – Welsh soprano singer/songwriter – classical and pop music – 1986

Ranking Roger – singer/musician – Two Tone –  The Beat (The English Beat) – General Public – 1963

Steven Lawrence “Steve” Wynn – musician/songwriter – The Dream Syndicate – solo – 1960

Eric Wilson – bass/multi-instrumentalist – best known with – Sublime – 1970

Chantal Claret – pop-rock singer/songwriter/actress – best known with – Morningwood – 1982

James Dean Bradfield – alt-rock singer/songwriter/guitar – best known with – Manic Street Preachers – 1969

Vince Welnick – keyboards/vocals  – The TubesThe Grateful Dead – (1951-2006)

Nina Simone – award winning singer/songwriter/musician/arranger/composer/activist – (1933-2003)

 

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