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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – JUNE 10th

Howlin’ Wolf – multi-award winning blues singer/guitarist/harmonica player – songs include – Smokestack Lightning – Spoonful – The Red Rooster – 1980 Blues Hall of Fame – 1991 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 2003 Mississippi Musicians Hall of Fame – 2012 Memphis Music Hall of Fame – (6/10/1910 – 1/10/1976)

Lee Bricecountry singer/songwriter – hits include – I Drive Your Truck – I Don’t Dance – Drinking Class – That Don’t Sound Like You – 1979

Jimmy Chamberlain – drummer/songwriter/producer – Smashing Pumpkins – 1964

Kim Deal – singer/songwriter/musician – The BreedersThe Pixies – 1961

Kelley Deal – guitarist – The Breederssolo artist – 1961

Mickey Jones – drummer/actor – associated acts include – The First EditionKenny RogersBob DylanJohnny RiversTrini Lopez – (6/10/1941 – 2/7/2018)

Joey Santiago – guitarist/composer – The PixiesThe Martinis – 1965

Emma Anderson – pop songwriter/guitarist/vocals – Lush – 1967

Maxi Priest reggae musician – 1961

Shirley Owens – pop/soul singer – The Shirelles – solo artist – 1996 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1941

Faith EvansR&B singer – 1973

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  • Things you didn't know
    In 1984, Simon Cowell dressed up as Wonder Dog on various UK TV shows to promote Ruff Mix, a techno tune featuring dogs barking.

RSS Breakin’ The Law…

  • I fought the law
    In 1980, Whispers singer Leaveil Degree was given a two-year prison term for his part in a gem heist.

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RSS They Said It…

  • Quote of the Day
    "Record company drinks? It used to be grams of charlie, now it's bloody tomato juice." Robert Plant, 1990.
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