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  • Happy birthday, Jeff Buckley

    17 November 2015 ( #Alternative Rock, #Folk Rock, #Soul, #Blues, #1966, #November )

    Jeff Buckley was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist. Happy birthday, Jeff Buckley... Born Jeffrey Scott Buckley on November 17 1966 (died on May 29 1997) in Anaheim, California, U.S., Jeff Buckley was a singer-songwriter and guitarist. He was...

  • Happy birthday, Oliver Sykes

    20 November 2015 ( #Alternative Metal, #Metalcore, #Alternative Rock, #Pop Rock, #1986, #November )

    Oliver Sykes, lead vocalist of rock band Bring Me the Horizon (2015) Happy birthday, Oliver Sykes... Born Oliver Scott Sykes on November 20 1986 in Ashford, Kent, England, Oliver Sykes is a musician best known as the singer of Bring Me The Horizon and...

  • Happy birthday, Nikki Sixx

    11 December 2013 ( #Heavy Metal, #Hard Rock, #Glam Metal, #Alternative Metal, #1958, #December )

    Nikki Sixx - 2013 Happy birthday, Nikki Sixx... Born Frank Carlton Serafino Feranna, Jr on December 11 1958 at 7:11 am, in San Jose, California, Nikki Sixx is a musician, songwriter, radio host, and photographer. He is best known as the co-founder and...

  • Happy birthday, Wendy O. Williams

    28 May 2014 ( #Punk Rock, #Heavy Metal, #Shock Rock, #Rap Rock, #May, #1949 )

    Wendy O. Williams - credit: Ray Palmer Happy birthday, Wendy O. Williams ... Born Wendy Orlean Williams on May 28, 1949 in Webster, New York, United States (died: April 6, 1998), Wendy O. Williams, was the lead singer of the punk band the Plasmatics (final...

  • Happy birthday Michael Monroe

    17 June 2014 ( #Glam Punk, #Rock, #Hard Rock, #Glam Rock, #Glam Metal, #Punk Rock, #June, #1962 )

    Michael Monroe - 2013 Happy birthday Michael Monroe... Born Matti Antero Kristian Fagerholm on 17 June 1962 in Helsinki, Michael Monroe is a rock musician and multi-instrumentalist who rose to fame as the vocalist for the glam rock band Hanoi Rocks, and...

  • Happy birthday, Matt Sorum

    19 November 2014 ( #Hard Rock, #Heavy Metal, #Blues Rock, #Alternative Rock, #1960, #November )

    Matt Sorum Happy birthday, Matt Sorum... Born Matthew William Sorum on November 19, 1960 in Mission Viejo, California (United States), Matt Sorum is a drummer and percussionist. In 1988, he was recruited to play on the debut album of Y Kant Tori Read,...

  • Happy birthday, Tom Keifer

    26 January 2015 ( #Glam Metal, #Blues Rock, #Hard Rock, #Heavy Metal, #1961, #January )

    Tom Keifer, Cinderella - Dallas (2014) Happy birthday, Tom Keifer... Born Carl Thomas Keifer on January 26 1961 in Springfield, Pennsylvania, US, Tom Keifer is a musician, vocalist and songwriter. He is mostly known as the singer of Cinderella. When he...

  • Happy birthday, Rachel Bolan

    09 February 2015 ( #Heavy Metal, #Hard Rock, #Punk Rock, #Pop Punk, #1966, #February )

    Rachel Bolan, Skid Row Happy birthday, Rachel Bolan... Born James Richard Southworth on February 9 1966 in Point Pleasant, New Jersey, US, Rachel Bolan is a bassist and songwriter. He is mostly known as the bassist and main songwriter of Skid Row. He...

  • Happy birthday, Richie Sambora

    11 July 2015 ( #Rock, #Hard Rock, #Heavy Metal, #Glam Metal, #1959, #July )

    Richie Sambora performs with Bon Jovi at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri, March 13, 2013 Happy birthday, Richie Sambora... Born Richard Stephen Sambora on July 11 1959 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey (US), Richie Sambora is a rock guitarist, producer,...

  • Happy birthday, Joe Perry

    10 September 2013 ( #Hard Rock, #Heavy Metal, #Blues Rock, #September, #1950 )

    Joe Perry Born Anthony Joseph Perry on September 10 1950 in Lawrence, Massachusetts, US, Joe Perry is the lead guitarist of the rock band from Boston: Aerosmith (classic lineup: Steven Tyler (lead vocals, harmonica, piano, percussion, guitar, bass), Joe...

  • Happy birthday, Malcolm Young

    06 January 2014 ( #Hard Rock, #Blues Rock, #Rock'n'Roll, #January, #1953 )

    2000: Malcolm Young, portrait Happy birthday, Malcolm Young... Born Malcolm Mitchell Young on 6 January 1953 in Glasgow, Scotland, Malcolm Young is a guitarist best known as founder, rhythm guitarist, backing vocalist and songwriter for the hard rock...

  • Happy birthday, Angela Gossow

    05 November 2014 ( #Melodic Death Metal, #Thrash Metal, #Death Metal, #1974, #November )

    Angela Gossow, Arch Enemy (2011) - credit: Patric Ullaeus - REVOLVER.SE Happy birthday, Angela Gossow... Born Angela Nathalie Gossow on 5 November 1974 in Cologne, Germany, Angela Gossow is a vocalist best known as the former lead vocalist for the melodic...

  • Happy birthday, Acey Slade

    15 December 2014 ( #Horror Punk, #Glam Rock, #Heavy Metal, #1974, #December )

    Acey Slade, former guitarist in the horror punk and glam metal act the Murderdolls Happy birthday, Acey Slade... Born Emil John Schmidt IV on December 15 1974 in Pennsylvania, U.S., Acey Slade is a vocalist, guitarist and bassist best known as the former...

  • Happy birthday, Jackie Fox

    20 December 2014 ( #Punk Rock, #Hard Rock, #Heavy Metal, #1959, #December )

    Jackie Fox, The Runaways (1977) Japanese Tour Book Happy birthday, Jackie Fox... Born Jacqueline Louise Fuchs on 20 December 1959, Jackie Fox is a former musician and currently attorney. She played the bass for the pioneering all-female rock band, The...

  • Happy birthday, Adrian Smith

    27 February 2015 ( #Heavy Metal, #Progressive Rock, #Hard Rock, #1957, #February )

    Adrian Smith on stage, Iron Maiden Happy birthday, Adrian Smith ... Born Adrian Frederick "H" Smith on 27 February 1957 in Hackney, east London, England, Adrian Smith is a guitarist best known as a member of Iron Maiden, for whom he writes songs and performs...

  • Happy birthday, Phil Rudd

    19 May 2015 ( #Hard Rock, #Blues Rock, #Rock'n'Roll, #1954, #May )

    Phil Rudd, drummer in Australian hard rock band AC/DC Happy birthday, Phil Rudd... Born Phillip Hugh Norman Witschke Rudzevecuis on May 19 1954 in Melbourne, Australia, Phil Rudd is a drummer best known for being the drummer of AC/DC from 1975 to 1983,...

  • Happy birthday, Nicko McBrain

    05 June 2014 ( #Heavy Metal, #Blues Rock, #Hard Rock, #June, #1952 )

    Nicko McBrain Happy birthday, Nicko McBrain... Born Michael Henry McBrain on June 5 1952 in Hackney, London, Nicko McBrain is a musician best known for having been the drummer of the heavy metal band Iron Maiden since 1982. It's after watching a performance...

  • Happy birthday, Steven Tyler

    26 March 2014 ( #Hard Rock, #Blues Rock, #March, #1948 )

    Steven Tyler - 2014, march 6 - on stage Happy birthday, Steven Tyler... Born Steven Victor Tallarico on March 26, 1948 in Yonkers, New York, U.S., Steven Tyler is a singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and former television music competition judge....

  • Happy birthday, Olli Herman

    19 May 2014 ( #Hard Rock, #Glam Metal, #May, #1983 )

    Olli Herman Happy birthday, Olli Herman... Born Olli Herman Kosunen on May 19 1983 in Kuopio, Finland, Olli Herman is a singer. He is the former vocalist of the glam metal band Crashdïet (lineup (2005): H. Olliver Twisted (aka Olli Herman) (vocals), Martin...

  • Happy birthday, Gene Simmons

    25 August 2014 ( #Heavy Metal, #Hard Rock, #August, #1949 )

    Gene Simmons - 2012 Happy birthday, Gene Simmons... Born Chaim Witz at the Rambam Hospital in Haifa (Israel) on August 25, 1949, Gene Simmons is a rock bassist, singer-songwriter, record producer, entrepreneur, and actor. Known by his stage persona The...

  • Happy birthday, Satchel

    24 November 2014 ( #Glam Metal, #Hard Rock, #1970, #November )

    Satchel, lead guitarist of Steel Panther (2014) - credit: Iain Scott Happy birthday, Satchel... Born Russ Parrish on 24 November 1970 in Redwood City, California, U.S., Satchel is a musician and songwriter mostly known as the guitarist of Steel Panther....

  • Happy birthday, Phil Collen

    08 December 2014 ( #Hard Rock, #Heavy Metal, #1957, #December )

    Phil Collen, co-lead guitarist for English rock band Def Leppard (2012) Happy birthday, Phil Collen... Born Philip Kenneth Collen on December 8 1957 in Hackney, London, England, Phil Collen is a musician and songwriter mostly known as one of the guitarists...

  • Happy birthday, Tracii Guns

    20 January 2015 ( #Hard Rock, #Glam Metal, #1966, #January )

    Tracii Guns, founder and the lead guitarist of L.A. Guns - (photo: Skid Row: No fuckin' frills tour 91/92, support L.A. Guns) Happy birthday, Tracii Guns... Born Tracy Richard Irving Ulrich on January 20 1966 in Los Angeles, California, U.S., Tracii Guns...

  • Happy birthday, Bertrand Cantat

    05 March 2017 ( #Rock, #Alternative Rock, #1964, #March )

    Bertrand Cantat, singer, lyricist and a founding member of Noir Désir. Happy birthday, Bertrand Cantat...Born on March 5 1964 in Pau, France, Bertrand Cantat is a singer, musician and songwritter best known as the singer, lyricist and a founding member...

  • Happy birthday, Freddie Mercury

    05 September 2013 ( #September, #1946, #Rock )

    Freddie Mercury - 1991 - photo Jan Werner Happy birthday, Freddie Mercury... Born Farrokh Bulsara on September 5 1946 in Stone Town, Sultanate of Zanzibar (now Tanzania) (moved to Feltham, Middlesex, England when he was 17), Freddie Mercury was a musician,...

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