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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – FEBRUARY 3rd

Dave Davies – singer/songwriter/guitar/producer/audio engineer – The Kinkssolo artist – songs include – You Really Got Me – Lola – Tired Of Waiting For You – All Day And All Of The Night – 1990 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 2005 UK Music Hall of Fame – 1947

Eric Haydock – best known as the original bassist for – The Hollies – 2010 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1943

Lee Ranaldo – musician/singer/songwriter – Sonic Youth – 1956

Richie Cotzen Jr. – guitarist/singer/songwriter/producer – associated acts include – PoisonMr. BigThe Winery Dogs – 1970

Laurence “Lol” Tolhurst –  drummer/keyboards – best known with – The Cure – hits include – Just Like Heaven – Friday I’m In Love – 1959

Shawn Phillips – folk-rock guitarist/singer/sitar – associated acts include – DonovanEric ClaptonSteve WinwoodGeorge Harrison – 1943

Matraca Bergcountry singer/songwriter – song credits includeDeana Carter‘s/Strawberry Wine – Reba McEntire‘s/The Last One To Know –  Martina McBride‘s/Wild Angels – Kenny Chesney‘s/You And Tequila – 1964

Jessica Harp – country singer/songwriter/guitar – The Wreckerssolo artist – 1982

John Schlitt – singer – associated acts include – PetraHead East – 1950

Matt Pelissier – drummer – best known with – My Chemical Romance – 1977

Dennis Edwards – R&B-pop-soul singer – The Temptationssolo artist – (2/3/1943 – 2/1/2018)

Angelo D’Aleo – singer – Dion & The Belmonts – hits include – Teenager In Love – 1940

Arthur Kane – bassist – best known with glam rock group – New York Dolls – (2/3/1949 – 7/13/2004)

Lee Crystal – drummer – Joan Jett & The Blackhearts – (2/3/1958 – 11/5/2013)

Johnny “Guitar” Watsonblues-soul-funk singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – A Real Mother For Ya – (2/3/1935- 5/17/1996)

Jesse “Baby Face” Thomasblues guitarist/singer – songs include – Blue Goose Blues – (2/3/1911 – 8/15/1995)

Frankie Vaughan – “Mr. Moonlight” – traditional pop singer – songs include – Give Me The Moonlight Give Me The Girl – (2/3/1928 – 9/17/1999)

 

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