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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – MAY 25th

Jessi Coltercountry singer/songwriter/musician – best known for hit – I’m Not Lisa – 1943

Tom T. Hallcountry singer/musician/songwriter– “The Storyteller” – Country Music Hall of Fame – 1936

Adam Gontier – rock singer/guitarist/songwriter – Three Days Grace – 1978

Rich Alves – singer/songwriter/guitar/organ – Pirates of the Mississippi – hits include – Feed Jake – Til I’m Holding You Again – 1953

Klaus Meine – rock singer – Scorpions – 1948

Cody Canada – country-rock singer/songwriter/musician – Cross Canadian RagweedThe Departed – 1976

Paul Weller – singer/songwriter – The JamThe Style Council – 1958

Mitch Margo – singer with the vocal group – The Tokens – best known for the 1961 hit – The Lion Sleeps Tonight – 1947

Clifford Archer – bassist – Atlantic Starr – 1951

 

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    Peter Frampton's 1976 US #1 album 'Frampton Comes Alive' was pressed in 'automatic sequence', with sides one and four on one record, followed by sides two and three on the other - to make it easier to listen through the whole album in sequence on automatic record changers.

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    In 1967, folk singer Joan Baez was sentenced to 45 days in prison for talking part in a anti- war demo.

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  • Quote of the Day
    "I'll give The Rolling Stones about another two years. I'm saving for the future, I bank all my song royalties for a start." Mick Jagger, 1964.
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