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