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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 1st

Kelly Williscountry singer/songwriter/musician – 1968

Kevin Griffin – alt-rock singer/songwriter/guitar/producer – Better Than Ezra – 1968

Brian Greenway – rock singer/songwriter/harmonica/guitar – April Wine – Mashmakhan – The Dudes – 1951

Keith Duffy – singer/songwriter/drummer/actor – Boyzone – 1974

Jerry Martini – saxophone – Sly & The Family Stone – 1943

LaTocha Scott – R&B singer/songwriter/actress – Xscape – 1973

Rob Davis – guitarist/songwriter – glam rock band – Mud – 1947

Howard Hewett – R&B – gospel singer – formerly lead vocalist for – Shalamar – 1955

Martin Turner – bass/lead vocals –founding member of – Wishbone Ash – 1947

Ellen McIlwaine – singer/songwriter/slide guitar – 1948

Barbara Parritt – soul-R&B-pop singer – all girl group – The Toys – best known for – A Lover’s Concerto – 1944

Mariska Veres – rock singer/musician – Shocking Blue – (10/1/1947 – 12/2/2006)

Michael “Cub” Koda – rock singer/songwriter/musician/producer/music critic/writer – Brownsville Station – best known for – Smokin’ In The Boys Room – (10/1/1948 – 7/1/2000)

Donny Hathawaysoul-R&B-pop singer – hits include duet with – Roberta Flack – Where Is The Love – (10/1/1945 – 1/13/1979)

Albert Collinsblues singer/guitarist – nicknamed “The Master Of The Telecaster” – (10/1/1933 – 11/24/1993)

 

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