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MUSICAL BIRTHDAY NOTES – SEPTEMBER 4th

Tom Gossin – country singer/guitarist – Gloriana – hits include – Wild At Heart – Kissed You Goodnight – 1981

Kim Thayil – multi-instrumentalist – best know as guitarist for – Soundgarden – 1960

Martin Chambers – drummer/vocals – The Pretenders – 1952

Danny Worsnop – metal singer – We Are Harlot – I See Stars – solo artist – 1990

James Bay – indie-rock singer/songwriter/guitarist – best known for – Hold Back The River – 1990

Avery Storm – pop singer/songwriter – 1981

Blaire Hanks – country singer – songs include – Show You Off – I’m Buyin’ – 1992

Noel Haggard – country singer – son of country legend Merle Haggard – 1963

Dan Miller – pop singer – with the boy band – O-Town – 1980

Mark Ronson – electronic/funk/hip-hop singer/songwriter/musician – 1975

Merald “Bubba” Knight Jr. – R&B singer – best known for work with – Gladys Knight & The Pips – 1996 inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame –  1942

Lacey Sturm (Mosley) – singer/songwriter/musician – Flyleaf – 1981

Beyonce Knowles – singer/songwriter/producer/actress/dancer – Destiny’s Child solo artist – 1981

Lucie Silvas – pop/R&B singer/songwriter/musician – 1977

Carmit Bachar – singer/showgirl/model/actress/dancer – Pussycat Dolls – LadyStation – 1974

Nona Gaye – singer/model/actress – daughter of Marvin Gaye – 1974

Igor Cavalera Jr. – bass/backing vocals – metal group – SoulFly – 1970

George Hurley – drummer – Minutemen – fIREHOSE – 1958

Blackie Lawless (Steven Edward Duren) – singer/songwriter/musician – metal group – W.A.S.P. – 1956

Greg Elmore – drummer – rock group – Quicksilver Messenger Service – 1946

Gene Parsonsmulti-instrumentalist/songwriter – best known as drummer for – The Byrds – also played with – The Flying Burrito Brothers – Parsons Green – Nashville West – credited with creating the B-bender along with Clarence White – 1944

Gary Duncan (Gary Ray Grubb) – guitarist – Quicksilver Messenger Service – The Brogues – 1946

David Liebman – jazz saxophonist/flautist – 2010 received NEA Jazz Masters Lifetime Achievement Award – 1946

Danny Gatton rockabilly/jazz guitarist – created a style called “Redneck Jazz” – (9/4/1945 – 10/4/1994)

Jordan “Jerry” Ragavoy – songwriter/producer – best known for the song – Time Is On My Side – made popular by The Rolling Stones – (9/4/1930 – 7/13/2011)

 

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