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