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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – November 13th

Ray Wylie HubbardTexas country singer/songwriter/musician – 1946

Walter Kibby – trumpet/vocals – Fishbone – 1964

John Paul Hammond – blues singer/guitar/harmonica – inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame of the Blues Foundation – 1942

Jeannie Kendall – country singer/songwriter – sang with her father Royce as the duo – The Kendalls – best known for 1977 hit – Heaven’s Just A Sin Away – 1954

Nikolai Fraiture – bass/vocals – The Strokes – solo artist – 1978

Roger Steen – guitar/vocals – best known with – The Tubes – 1949

Aldo Novasinger/songwriter/musician/producer – hits include – Fantasy – Foolin’ Yourself – 1956

Timmy ThomasR&B-soul singer/songwriter/keyboards/producer – best known for the 1972 hit – Why Can’t We Live Together – 1944

Bill Gibson – drums/backing vocals – Huey Lewis & The News – 1951

Justine “Baby” WashingtonR&B-soul singer – best known for the 1963 hit – That’s How Heartaches Are Made – 1940

Andrew “Andy” Ranken – drums/percussion/vocals – The Pogues – 1953

Arie Hoenig – jazz drummer/composer/educator – 1973

Idris Muhammad (Leo Morris) – New Orleans jazz drummer – (11/13/1939 – 7/29/2014)

Toy Caldwell – guitarist/songwriter – founding member of southern rock group – The Marshall Tucker Band – hits include – Can’t You See – Heard It In A Love Song – (11/13/1947 – 2/25/1993)

 

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  • Things you didn't know
    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.

RSS Breakin’ The Law…

  • I fought the law
    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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RSS They Said It…

  • 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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