Celebrating 30 November

Birthdays

1937 Frank Ifield, Australian yodeller

1943 Leo Lyons, bassist, Ten Years After

1945 Roger Glover, bassist, Deep Purple

1953 – David Sancious, keyboardist, E Street Band

1954 – George McArdle, bassist, Little River Band

1955 – Billy Idol, punk singer

1957 – Richard Barbieri, keyboardist, Japan, Porcupine Tree

1957 – John Ashton, guitarist, The Psychedelic Furs

1965 – Paul Wheeler, drummer, Icehouse

1968 – Des'ree, R&B singer

1973 – John Moyer, bassist, Disturbed

1978 – Clay Aiken, US singer

1987 – Dougie Poynter, bassist, McFly

Died on this day

1996 – Tiny Tim, ukulelist and falsetto vocalist  (born 1932)

1999 – Don "Sugarcane " Harris, rock violinist  (born 1938)

2000 – Scott Smith, bassist, Loverboy (born 1955)

And on this day in...

1963 –  The Beatles' second LP With The Beatles becomes the first million-selling LP by a group in the UK 

2012 –  Glenn Campbell plays his last ever live gig, in Napa, California

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