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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – MAY 14th

David Byrne – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – founding member of – Talking Heads – hits include – And She Was – Burning Down The House – 2002 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1952

C.C. DeVille – guitarist – Poison – solo – hits include – Notnin’ But  A Good Time – Every Rose Has It’s Thorn – 1962

Ian Astbury –  singer/songwriter – The Cult – best known for – Fire Woman – Love Removal Machine – 1962

Jack Bruce – bass/vocals/cello/piano/harmonica – best known with – Cream – 1993 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (5/14/1943 – 10/25/2014)

Mike Inez – bassist – Alice In Chains – 1966

Tom Cochrane – singer/songwriter/guitar/harmonica – Red Ridersolo artist – best known for the 1991 hit – Life Is A Highway -1953

Dustin Lynchcountry singer/songwriter – hits include – Where It’s At (Yep Yep) – Hell Of A Night – 1985

Dan Auerbach – guitar/vocals – The Black Keys – Lonely Boy – Everlasting Light – 1979

ShaniceR&B singer/songwriter/musician – hits include – I Love Your Smile – Silent Prayer – Saving Forever For You – 1973

Danny Wood – pop singer/songwriter/producer/actor – New Kids On The Block – 1969

Alan “Al” Ciner – guitarist – American BreedRufusThree Dog Night – 1947

Mike Retondo – bassist – Plain White T’s – 1981

Fabrice Morvan – pop singer/songwriter/dancer/model – Milli Vanilli – Rob & Fav – solo – 1966

Natalie Appleton – pop singer/actress – All SaintsAppleton – 1973

Gene Cornish – guitarist/multi-instrumentalist – best known as an original member of the blue-eyed soul group – The Rascals – hits include – Groovin’ – Good Lovin’ – People Got To Be Free – 1997 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1944

Bobby Darinsinger/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist/actor – hits include – Mack The Knife – Beyond The Sea – Splish Splash – If I Were A Carpenter – (5/14/1936 – 12/20/1973)

Derek “Lek” Leckenby – guitarist – best known with – Herman’s Hermits – hits include – I’m Into Something Good – I’m Henry The Eighth, I Am – (5/14/1943 – 6/4/1994)

Will “Dub” Jones – singer – The CoastersThe Cadets – hits include – Yakety Yak – Charlie Brown – 1987 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – (5/14/1928 – 1/16/2000)

 

 

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