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Musical Birthday Notes – March 7th

Randy Guss – drummer –  Toad The Wet Sprocket – hits include – Walk On The Ocean – All I Want – 1967

Peter Wolf – singer/musician –  J Geils Bandsolo artist – hits include – Centerfold – Freeze Frame – Must Of Got Lost – Love Stinks – 1946

Christopher Taylor “Chris” White – bass/songwriter – best known with 60’s group – The Zombies – 1943

Matt Frenette – drummer – Sweetheart – best known with – Loverboy – 1954

Matthew Fisher – keyboards/songwriter/producer – best known for the Hammond organ on – Whiter Shade of Pale – with Procol Harum – 1969

Francis Rocco Prestia – bass – best known with – Tower Of Power – 1951

Ernie Isley – singer/songwriter/guitar/drums/bass – The Isley Brothers – hits include – Fight The Power – It’s Your Thing – 1952

Taylor Daynepop singer /songwriter – Tell It To My Heart – Love Will Lead You Back – 1962

Jules Shearsinger/songwriter/guitar – best known for writing hits – All Through The Night/Cyndi Lauper – If She Knew What She Wants/The Bangles – 1952

Thomas Erak – multi-instrumentalist – best known as guitarist with – The Fall of Troy – Chiodos – 1985

Arthur Taylor Lee – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – Love – (1945-2006)

Townes Van Zandtsinger/songwriter – best known for penning hits for others including – Pancho and Lefty/Merle Haggard & Willie Nelson – If I Needed You – Emmylou Harris & Don Williams – (1944-1997)


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