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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 30th

Grace Slick – singer/songwriter/musician – The Great SocietyJefferson AirplaneJefferson StarshipStarshipsolo artist – 1939

Timothy B. Schmit – bass/vocals/songwriter – The EaglesPocosolo artist – 1998 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1947

T. Graham Browncountry singer – hits include – Darlene – Hell and High Water – I Tell It Like It Used To Be – 1954

Kassidy Osborn – country singer – part of the trio – SHeDAISY – with sisters Kelsi and Kristyn – 1976

Vanessa White – R&B-pop singer/songwriter/musician/actress – The Saturdays – 1989

Otis Williams – R&B singer/songwriter/producer – The Temptations – 1941

Joey Belladonna – vocalist for thrash metal group – Anthrax – 1960

Jerry De Borg – guitar – Jesus Jones – 1963

Gavin Rossdale – best known as singer/rhythm guitarist for – Bush – 1965

Chris Slade – drummer – associated acts include – AC/DCThe FirmManfred Mann’s Earth BandAsiaTom JonesToomorrow – 1946

Eddie Holland R&B singer/songwriter/producer – best known as a lyricist – 1939

David Green – bass – Air Supply – 1949

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