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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 12th

Pat DiNizio – guitar/harmonica/vocals/songwriter – The Smithereens – (10/12/1955 – 12/12/2017)

Shane McAnallycountry singer/songwriter – 1974

Jeff Keith – singer/songwriter/musician – Tesla – Bar 7 – 1958

Rick Parfitt – singer/songwriter/guitar/keyboards – Status Quo – (10/12/1948 – 12/24/2016)

Bob Mould – alt-rock singer/songwriter/musician/producer – Husker Du – Sugar – 1960

Sam Moore – Grammy winning R&B singer/songwriter/musician – Sam & Dave – solo artist – in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – Grammy Hall of Fame – 1935

Martie Maguire – fiddle/vocals/songwriter/producer – The Dixie Chicks – 1969

Dave Vanian – punk rock singer/songwriter/keyboards – The Damned – 1956

Bryn Merrick – bassist – associated acts include – Victimize – The Damned – (10/12/1958 – 9/12/2015)

Bob Schneider – singer/musician – associated acts include – The Ugly AmericansThe ScabsJoe Rockhead Bob Schneider and Texas Bluegrass MassacreLonelyland – 1965

Samuel Miller – singer – best known with the alt-rock group – Paradise Fears – 1991

Seth Blake – guitarist – metalcore band – Wage War – 1992

Brian Kennedy – singer/songwriter/guitar/keyboards/author – associated acts include – Van Morrison – 1966

Ian Saint Pe’ – guitarist – associated acts include – Black LipsDiamond Rugs – 1977

Melvin “Blue” Franklin – bass R&B singer – The Temptations – (10/12/1942 – 2/23/1995)

“Guitar Gabriel” Robert Lewis Jonesblues guitar/singer/ songwriter – (10/12/1925 – 4/2/1996)

 

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