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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – November 17th

Reid Perry – bass/vocals – multi-award winning group – The Band Perry – 1988

Isaac Hanson – vocals/guitar/piano/bass – pop group – Hanson – 1980

Kat DeLunapop/hip-hop/rap/R&B singer – hits include – Whine Up – Run The Show – 1984

Ben Wilson – keyboards – Blues Traveler – 1967

Jim Babjak – guitar/vocals/songwriter – The Smithereens – 1957

Gordon Lightfootsinger/songwriter/musician – hits include – Sundown – If You Could Read My Mind -1938

Martin Barre – guitarist – Jethro Tull – 1946

Ronny DeVoe – R&B-pop-hip hop artist – Bell Biv Devoe – 1967

Bob Gaudio – singer/songwriter/musician/producer – piano with – The Four Seasons – 1942

Rod Clements – guitarist/singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – associated acts include – LindisfarneJack The Lad – 1947

Jeff Buckleyalt-rock/folk-rock singer/songwriter/musician – (11/17/1966 – 5/29/1997)

Harold Eugene “Gene” Clark – singer/songwriter/musician – founding member of the folk-rock group – The Byrds – (11/17/1944 – 5/24/1991)

Luke Kelly – Irish folk singer/banjo – The Dubliners – (11/17/1940 – 1/30/1984)

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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