Sunday, January 31, 2016

January 31

Today in 2009, Dewey Martin (Buffalo Springfield) died at age 68

Remembering Terry Kath (Chicago) born today in 1946

Phil Manzanera, (Roxy Music) was born today in 1951

Johnny Rotten is celebrating his 60th birthday today

Minnie Driver, actress, singer & songwriter is 46 today

Justin Timberlake is the ripe old age of 35 today

Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) is 29 today

Saturday, January 30, 2016

January 30

Phil Collins is 65 today

Today in 1982, Sam Lightnin' Hopkins died of cancer, aged 70

Martyn Balin (Jefferson Airplane) was born today in 1942

Remembering Steve Marriott, (Small Faces, Humble Pie) born today in 1947. Died 1991

The late Roy Eldridge was born today in 1911

Henry Roeland "Roy" Byrd, better known as Professor Longhair died this day in 1980

Today is the anniversary of The Beatles famous rooftop concert 
on top of the Apple building on Savile Row in London  

Friday, January 29, 2016

January 29

Today in 2009, John Martyn died in Ireland from double pneumonia at the age of 60

On this day in 1992, Willie Dixon died of heart failure

Remembering James Jamerson, The Funk Brothers bass player born today in 1938

Remembering David Byron (Uriah Heep) born today in 1947

Thursday, January 28, 2016

January 28

Today in 1985, The recording took place for “We Are The World” at A&M Studios in Hollywood. Since its release, the single has raised $63 million 

Today in 2005, Jim Capaldi (Traffic) died of stomach cancer at age 60

Sarah McLachlan is celebrating her 48th birthday today

On this day in 2009, Lynyrd Skynyrd keyboard player Billy Powell 
died at the age of 56 of a suspected heart attack