Birthdays

1933 – Mike Stoller, songwriter, record producer (with Jerry Leiber)

1937 – Terry Cox, drummer, Pentangle

1939 – Neil Sedaka, singer/songwriter

1959 – Greg Norton, bassist, Husker Dü

1959 – Ronnie Rogers, guitarist, T'Pau

1960 – Adam Clayton, bassist, U2

1973 – David Draiman, vocalist, Disturbed

Died on this day

1998 – Judge Dread (Alex Hughes), ska/reggae singer (born 1945)

2002 – Marc Moreland, guitarist, Wall Of Voodoo (born 1958)

2005 – Lyn Collins, singer, James Brown (born 1948)

And on this day in...

1965 – Eric Clapton quit The Yardbirds

1966 – Rod Stewart quit Steampacket

Celebrating 13 March

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