Wednesday, 13/12/2017 | 9:00 UTC-6
The Frog Holler

MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – November 21st

Kelsi Osborn – country singer – part of the sister trio – SHeDAISY – 1974

Dr. John (Malcolm John Rebennack) – multi-award winning New Orleans singer/songwriter/piano/keyboards – 2011 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – songs include – Such A Night – Right Place, Wrong Time – 1940

Peter Koppes – guitar/vocals – founding member of – The Church – 2011 ARIA Hall of Fame – songs include – Under The Milky Way – Metropolis -1954

Lissie (Elisabeth Corrin Maurus) – country-folk-rock singer/songwriter/guitar – 1982

Brian Ritchie – bass/multi-instrumentalist – best known with – Violent Femmes – 1960

Lonnie Jordan – singer/songwriter/multiple instruments – War – 1948

Chris Bourne – bass/vocals – Hollywood Ending – 1992

Margret “Magga” Ornolfsdottir – keyboards – The Sugarcubes – 1967

Alex James – bass/songwriter/actor/model- associated acts include – BlurWigWamBad Lieutenant – 1968

Tim Very – drummer – best known with indie rock group – Manchester Orchestra – 1982

Bjorkeccentric Icelandic singer/songwriter/musician/actress – 1956

Levi Jones – bass/vocals – The Tide – 1997

Thomas Mars – alt-rock singer/guitar/keyboards/drums – Phoenix – 1976

Carly Rae Jepsenpop singer/songwriter/actress – best known for song – Call Me Maybe – 1985

Steven Curtis Chapmancontemporary christian singer/songwriter/musician/producer/author/actor/activist – 1962

Rachael Sagepop-folk-rock singer/songwriter/producer/piano/keyboards/organ/guitar/visual artist – 1985

Cory Elder – bass – Memphis May Fire – 1988

Jean Shepardcountry- honky-tonk singer/songwriter – 1955 became a member of the Grand Ole Opry – 2011 Country Music Hall of Fame – (11/21/1933 – 11/25/2016)

Samuel “Buck” Ram – songwriter/producer/arranger – associated acts include – The DriftersThe Coasters Ike & Tina TurnerElla Fitzgerald – (11/21/1907 – 1/1/1991)

Andrew Love – saxophone – best known with – The Memphis Horns – associated acts include – Sam & DaveOtis Redding – (11/21/1941 – 4/12/2012)

RSS Things You Didn’t Know…

  • Things you didn't know
    On 2 June 1989 Bill Wyman married 18-year-old Mandy Smith whom he had been dating since she was 13. In 1993, while Wyman was still married to Smith, Stephen, his son from his first marriage, became engaged to Smith's mother.

RSS Breakin’ The Law…

  • I fought the law
    In 1993 Wilson Pickett was sentenced to one year in jail after being found guilty of drink driving.

RSS Classic Rock Beat

RSS They Said It…

  • Quote of the Day
    "I think rock and roll is media manipulation and exploitation and corruptness and bullshit." Sex Pistol, John Lydon, 1980.
%d bloggers like this: