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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – September 11th

Harry Connick Jr. New Orleans swing/jazz musician/singer/actor -1967

Charles Kelley – country singer/songwriter/musician – Lady Antebellumsolo artist – 1981

Tommy Shaw – singer/guitarist/songwriter – StyxDamn Yankeessolo artist – 1953

Mickey Hart – percussionist/musicologist – The Grateful Dead – 1943

Moby – singer/songwriter/musician – 1965

Jon Moss – drummer – The Culture Club – The Nips – The Damned – Adam & The Ants – 1957

Jonny Buckland – multi-instrumentalist – best known as guitarist and co-founder of Coldplay – 1977

Desiree Bassett – guitarist/singer/songwriter – Desiree and the Time Machine – 1992

Ben Lee – musician/singer/actor – 1978

Brad Fischetti – singer – was member of pop boy band – LFO (Lyte Funkie Ones) – 1975

Elephant Man (O’Neal Bryan) – reggae fusion musician – 1975

Mark Klepaski – bassist – rock group – Breaking Benjamin – 1975

Richard Ashcroft – singer/songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – The Verve – 1971

Ted Leo – punk/indie rock songwriter/multi-instrumentalist – 1970

Kay Hanley – singer/musician – best known for work with alt-rock band – Letters To Cleo – 1968

Victor Wooten – Grammy winning bassist/composer/author/producer – 1964

Neal X (Neal Whitmore) – guitarist – Sigue Sigue Sputnik – 1960

Michael “Mick” Talbot – keyboardist/songwriter/composer/producer – Style Council – Dexys Midnight Runners – The Merton Parkas – The Bureau – 1958

Renee Geyer – R&B/jazz/soul singer – best known for 70’s hit – It’s A Man’s Man’s World – 1953

Bob Catley – singer – best known for work with rock group – Magnum – 1947

Dennis Tufano – singer – original lead vocalist for 60’s rock group – The Buckinghams – solo artist – 1946

Leo Kottke – blues/jazz/folk acoustic guitarist – best known for his finger-picking style – 1945

Charles Patrick – singer – best known as the lead vocalist for 50’s doo-wop group – The Monotones –hit song – The Book Of Love – 1938

Lola Falana – R&B singer/actress/dancer – “Queen Of Vegas” – 1942

Gidget Gein (Bradley Mark “Brad” Stewart – bassist – co-founder of alternative metal band – Marilyn Manson – (9/11/1969- 10/8/2008)

John Martyn – folk/rock/jazz/blues singer/guitarist – (9/11/1948 – 1/29/2009)

Bernie Dwyer – drummer – best known for work with 60’s rock group – Freddie and The Dreamers – (9/11/1940 – 12/4/2002)

Jimmie Davis – singer/songwriter/former Louisiana governor – best known for – You Are My Sunshine – (9/11/1899 – 11/5/2000)

Ludacris – rapper – hip-hop – 1977

 

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