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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – June 20th

Brian Wilson – multi-award winning pop-rock singer/songwriter/musician/producer – The Beach Boys – 1988 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 2000 Songwriters Hall of Fame – hits include – Surfin’ U.S.A – Little Deuce Coupe – California Girls – Good Vibrations – 1942

Lionel Richie – multi-award winning pop singer/songwriter/musician/producer – The Commodoressolo artist – hits include = Sail On – Three Times A Lady – Still – Easy – 2016 Songwriters Hall of Fame – 1949

John Taylor – bassist – Duran DuranThe Power Station – 1960

Grace Potter – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/actress – Grace Potter & The Nocturnals – 1983

Chris Thompson – drummer – The Eli Young Band – 1980

Dan Tyminski – country singer/guitarist – Allison Krauss’ Union Station – sang lead on The Soggy Bottom Boys’ “I Am A Man Of Constant Sorrow – 1967

Anne Murraycountry/pop singer – hits include – Snowbird – Danny’s Song – You Won’t See Me – Shadows In The Moonlight – 1945

Michael Anthony – bassist – Van HalenSammy Hagar – 1954

Murphy Karges – bassist – Sugar Ray – 1968

Twiggy Ramirez – musician/vocals – Marilyn Manson – 1972

Adam Hann – guitar/keyboards/backing vocals – The 1975 – 1988

Chino Moreno – vocals/guitar – Deftones – 1973

Alan Longmuir – bassist/actor – The Bay City Rollers – hits include – Saturday Night – 1948

Jerome Fontamillas – guitar/keyboards/backing vocals – best known with – MortalSwitchfoot – 1967

Joey Cathcart – guitar/backing vocals – best known with – Nelson – 1967

Lucy Rosefolk-indie singer/songwriter/guitar/piano/keyboards/drums – 1989

Danny Cedrone – guitarist/bandleader – best known with – Bill Haley & His Comets – hits include – Rock Around The Clock – 2012 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (6/20/1920 – 6/17/1954)

Chet Atkinscountry guitarist/songwriter/producer/instrumentalist – known as Mr. Guitar and The Country Gentleman – 1973 Country Music Hall of Fame – (6/20/1924 – 6/30/2001)

 

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