Sunday, June 24, 2018

June 24

Happy birthday to Mick Fleetwood. He is 71 today

Jeff Beck is 74 years old today

The “god of hellfire” Arthur Brown turns 76 today

Dire Straits bassist John Illsley is 69 today

Curt Smith (Tears For Fears) is turning 57 today

Born on this day in 1945, Colin Blunstone (The Zombies)

Traffic’s Chris Wood was born on this day in 1944. He died in 1983

Nina Simone released her debut album “Little Girl Blue” on this date in 1958

Saturday, June 23, 2018

June 23

Jerry Garcia’s longtime collaborator lyricist Robert Hunter was born on this day in 1941

June Carter Cash, wife of Johnny Cash was born on this day (1929-2003)

Beatles bassist Stuart Sutcliffe was born today in 1940. He died in 1962

KT Tunstall is celebrating her 43rd birthday today

Welsh singer Duffy was born today in 1984

On this day in 2013, Bobby “Blue” Bland died at his home in Germantown, Tennessee at age 83

Jason Mraz is 41 today

Today in 1967, The Who’s John Entwistle married his childhood sweetheart Alison Wise

Friday, June 22, 2018

June 22

Today in 1969, Judy Garland died of a barbiturate overdose. She was 47

On this day in 2002, U2 guitarist 'The Edge' married his girlfriend of ten years Morleigh Steinberg

Kris Kristofferson is 82 today

Peter Asher celebrates his 74th birthday today

Howard Kaylan (The Turtles) is 71 today

George Carlin died on this day in 2008 at age 71

Happy birthday to Todd Rundgren. He is 70 today

Cyndi Lauper turns 65 today

Thursday, June 21, 2018

June 21

Today in 2001, blues legend John Lee Hooker, died in his sleep at age 83

On this day in 1975, Ritchie Blackmore quit Deep Purple to form his own group

Ray Davies (The Kinks) turns 74 today

Guitarist Nils Lofgren is 65 today

Happy birthday to Marcy Levy. She turns 66 today

Brandon Flowers, lead singer for The Killers, was born today in 1981

Today in 1970, Art Garfunkel made his acting debut in the film Catch-22

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

June 20

Brian Wilson (The Beach Boys) turns 76 today

Lionel Richie (The Commodores) is 69 today

Happy birthday Michael Anthony (Van Halen). He is 64 today

John Taylor (Duran Duran) is 58 today

Remembering Chet Atkins, born on this day in 1924

Tonight's the Night; Neil Young’s sixth studio album was released today in 1975