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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 27th

Simon Lebon – singer/songwriter/musician – Duran Duran Arcadia – 1958

Lee Greenwood – country singer/songwriter – best known for hit – God Bless The U.S.A. – 1942

Jack Daniels – country guitarist – Highway 101 – 1949

Scott Weiland – singer/songwriter/musician Stone Temple Pilots Velvet Revolver – (10/27/1967 – 12/3/2015)

Kenneth K.K. Downing – guitarist/songwriter – founding member of – Judas Priest – 1951

Garry W Tallent – bass/vocals/producer – Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band – 1949

Byron Allred – keyboards – The Steve Miller Band – 1948

Casey Moreta – guitar/vocals – Hey Violet Cherri Bomb – 1995

Floyd Cramer – American Hall of Fame pianist – best known for his “slip note” piano style – hits include – Last Date – On The Rebound – (1933 – 12/31/1997)

RSS Things You Didn’t Know…

  • 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.

RSS Classic Rock Beat

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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