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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – October 5th

Steve Miller – blues-rock-pop singer/guitar/harmonica/keyboard – The Steve Miller Band – hits include – The Joker – Take The Money and Run – Fly Like An Eagle – 2016 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame – 1943

Brian Johnson – singer/songwriter – AC/DC – 1947

James Valentine – guitar/vocals – Maroon 5 – 1978

Sir Bob Geldof – singer/songwriter/musician/activist – The Boomtown Rats – 1951

Russel Mael – rock singer – Sparks – 1948

Paul Thomas – bass – Good Charlotte – 1980

Colin Meloy – indie-rock singer/songwriter/musician – The Decemberists – 1974

Troy Luccketta – drummer – Tesla – 1959

Kevin Olusola – musician/singer – Pentatonix – 1988

Richard Street – R&B-pop-soul singer – The Temptations – (10/5/1942 – 2/27/2013)

B.W. Stevensoncountry-pop singer/songwriter/musician – best known for hit – My Maria – (10/5/1949 – 4/28/1988)

Lee “Kix” Thompson – songwriter/saxophone – Madness – 1957

Lucius “Tawl” Ross – guitar – Funkadelic – 1948

Richard Kermode – keyboards – Santana – 1946

Carlo Mastrangelo – do-wop singer – original member of – Dion & The BelmontsThe Belmonts – 1938

Delroy George Wilsonreggae singer/songwriter – (10/5/1948 – 3/6/1995)

Johnny Duncancountry singer – several hits in the 70’s including – She Can Put Her Shoes Under My Bed (Anytime) – (10/5/1938 – 8/14/2006)

Audie Pitre – metal bass/backing vocals – Acid Bath – (10/5/1970 – 1/23/1997)

Brian Connolly – singer/songwriter/musician – best known as the lead singer of – Sweet – (10/5/1945 – 2/9/1997)

 

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