Tuesday, January 31, 2017

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 61st birthday today

Minnie Driver, actress, singer & songwriter is 47 today

Justin Timberlake is the ripe old age of 36 today

Marcus Mumford (Mumford & Sons) is 30 today

Monday, January 30, 2017

January 30

Phil Collins is 66 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 48th anniversary of The Beatles famous rooftop concert 
on top of the Apple building on Savile Row in London  

Sunday, January 29, 2017

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

Saturday, January 28, 2017

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 

Founding Jefferson Airplane member Paul Kantner died on this day in 2016

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

Sarah McLachlan is celebrating her 49th birthday today

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