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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – JULY 23rd

Slash (Saul Hudson) – rock guitarist/songwriter/producer – Guns N’ Roses Velvet Revolver Slash’s Snakepit – 1965

Tony Joe White – singer/songwriter/guitarist – best known for his 1969 hit – Polk Salad Annie – writer of  hits Rainy Night In Georgia/Brook Benton – Steamy Windows/Tina Turner – 1943

Neil Perry – mandolin/drums/accordion/singer – The Band Perry – 1990

Danielle Bradbery – country singer – hits include – The Heart of Dixie – 1996

Dino Danelli – drummer – best known as a founding member of – The Rascals – Fotomaker – 1997 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1944

Alison Krauss – country-bluegrass singer/songwriter/fiddler – Alison Kraus & Union Station – 1971

Ian Thomas – singer/songwriter/actor/author – best known for the 1973 hit – Painted Ladies – 1950

Dave Pichette – fiddler – Emerson Drive – 1977

David Essex – pop singer/songwriter/drummer – best known for the hit – Rock On – 1947

Tim Kellett – musician/songwriter/producer – Simply Red – 1964

Martin Gore – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – Depeche Mode – 1961

Nick Menza – drummer – best known with – Megadeth – (1964-2016)

Blair Thornton – guitarist/singer/songwriter – Bachman-Turner Overdrive – Crosstown Bus – 1950

Keith Ferguson – bassist – The Fabulous Thunderbirds – The Tailgators – (1946-1997)

Kem – R&B singer/songwriter/producer – 1969

Chad Gracey – drummer – Live – The Gracious Few – 1971

Andy Mackay – multi-instrumentalist – Roxy Music – 1946

Michelle Williams – pop singer/songwriter/producer/actress – Destiny’s Child – 1980

Bri Bagwell – country singer – 1987

Marissa DeFranco – keyboardist/vocals – The DeFranco Family – 1954

Steve Jocz – drummer/songwriter/video producer – Sum 41 – 1981

Sam Watters – hip-hop – R&B singer/songwriter/producer – Color Me Badd – 1970

Janis Siegel – jazz-pop singer – The Manhattan Transfer – 1952

Dalvin DeGrate – R&B/soul/rap – musician/singer – Jodeci – 1971

Roc Royal – R&B/hip hop/pop singer – Mindless Behavior – 1997

Gary Stites – 50’s/60’s pop singer – hits include – Lonely For You – 1940

Danny Barcelona – jazz drummer – best known with Louis Armstrong’s All-Stars – (1929-2007)

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