A couple of quick facts about The Rolling Stones’ guitarist and founding member Keith Richards: Today is his 34th wedding anniversary to his wife Patti. Today is Keith’s 74rd birthday. In 2010 he said his goal in life is to become a librarian. Happy Birthday Keith!! Happy Anniversary Keith & Patti!!! Read It Here!
AC/DC’s bassist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Cliff Williams turns 68 years old today. Angus Young once said they hired him not only for his ability, but also for his looks. The band thought he would help attract women to their shows. Yeah, like they needed that…. If we said we were […]
One of the founding members of The Allman Brothers Band and a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Forrest Richard “Dickey” Betts has 74 candles on his birthday cake today. He is recognized as one of the greatest rock guitar players of all time. Dickey was ranked #58 on Rolling Stone’s 100 […]
It was 45 years ago today that we lost The Allman Brothers Band founding member and bassist Berry Oakley. Berry was born in Chicago, Illinois, raised in the suburb of Park Forest, Illinois, then moved to Florida where he met and joined Dickey Betts’s band, The Second Coming. He was a founding member of The […]
He turned down what was probably the offer of a lifetime… A founding member of The Yardbirds, Chris Dreja is celebrating his 72nd birthday today. Dreja and his friend Top Topham became core members of the Metropolitan (or Metropolis) Blues Quartet. During the space of a year Keith Relf, Jim McCarty, and Paul Samwell-Smith joined […]
If former Bob Seger backup player and a founding member of the Eagles Glenn Frey was still with us, he would have had 69 candles on his birthday cake today. Over the years, Glenn had suffered from some intestinal disorders. The Eagles were set for the Kennedy Center Honors on Dec. 6, 2015 but they […]