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Musical Birthday Notes – March 8th

Shawn Mullinssinger/songwriter – hits include – Beautiful Wreck – Lullaby – All In My Head – 1968

Mickey Dolenzdrummer/singerThe Monkees – hits include – Stepping Stone – I’m A Believer – Pleasant Valley Sunday – Last Train To Clarksville – 1945

Michael Allsup –guitarist –  3 Dog Night –  1947

Randy Meisner – singer/songwriter/bass – founding member of – PocoThe Eaglessolo – 1946

Clive Burr – drummer – best known with – Iron Maiden – (1957-2013)

Gary Numansinger/composer/musician – best known for hit – Cars – 1958

Melville John “Mel” Galley – rock guitarist – WhitesnakeTrapezeFinders KeepersPhenomena – (1948-2008)

Peter Gill –  drummer – Frankie Goes To Hollywood – best known for hit – Relax – 1964

Little Peggy Marchpop singer – best known for the 1963 hit – I Will Follow Him – 1948

Johnny Dollarcountry-rockabilly singer/songwriter/guitarist – (1922-1986)

Kameelah Williams – R&B/hip-hop singer – 1978

Mississippi John Hurtcountry-blues singer/guitarist – (1892-1966)

RSS Things You Didn’t Know…

  • 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.

RSS Classic Rock Beat

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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