1948 – Prog alert! Focus flautist Thijs Van Leer is born in Amsterdam. Among his solo recordings were four records all titled Introspection.
1948 – Bad Company guitarist Mick Ralphs is born in Hereford, England. Lyrics: one, two, one, two, three er four Well I take whatever I want And baby I want you You give me something I need Now tell me I got something for you Come on come on come on and do it Come […]
1948 – Jim Dandy Mangrum of Black Oak Arkansas is born in Black Oak, Ark.
1948 – Born on this day, John Evans, Jethro Tull, (1969 UK No.3 & US No.11 single ‘Living In The Past’).
1948 – Born on this day, Milan Williams, keyboards, brass, guitar, The Commodores, (1978 UK & US No.1 single ‘Three Times A Lady’).
1948 – No. 1 Chart Toppers Pop Hit: “Manana (Is Enough for Me),” Peggy Lee. The singer performed with Benny Goodman from 1941-43 and appeared in the films “Mister Mister” (1950) “The Jazz Singer” (1953) and “Pete Kelly’s Blues” (1955).
1948 – Steve Tyler (Aerosmith) is born this day in rock history! Stephen Victor Tallarico (born March 26, 1948 in Yonkers, New York),[unreliable source?] better known as Steven Tyler (and often nicknamed The Demon of Screamin’) is an American musician and songwriter. He is best known for his work as the lead singer of the […]
1948 – Randy Jo Hobbs, who played bass for Montrose, is born in Union City, Ind. Montrose includes lineup Sammy Hagar, Bill Church, and Ronnie Montrose.
1948, Born on this day, Michael Bruce, guitar, Alice Cooper Band, (1972 UK No.1 & US No.7 single ‘School’s Out’).