Celebrating 9 December

Birthdays

1939 Sam Strain, The O'Jays

1946 Dennis Dunaway, bassist, Alice Cooper

1950 – Joan Armatrading, singer/songwriter

1954 – Jack Sonni, guitarist, Dire Straits

1954 – Sara Allen, songwriter, Hall & Oates

1957 – Donny Osmond, The Osmonds

1958 Nick Seymour, bassist, Crowded House

1964 Paul H. Landers, guitarist, Rammstein

1968 Brian Bell, guitarist, Weezer

1969 Jakob Dylan, lead singer, The Wallflowers

1971 Geoff Barrow, producer/instrumentalist, Portishead

1972 Frank Wright (Tré Cool), drummer, Green Day

1977 Imogen Heap, electronic musician, Frou Frou

1980 Carl Dalemo, bassist, Razorlight

Died on this day

2005 – Mike Botts, drummer, Bread (born 1944)

2019 – Marie Fredriksson, Roxette (born 1958)

And on this day in...

1966 –  Cream released their debut album Fresh Cream