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Happy Birthday Barry Gibb. ‘BG like Bee Gee’

This day (September 1, 1946), in Douglas, Isle of Man, is born Barry Alan Crompton Gibb, simply known as Barry Gibb, singer and songwriter, one of The Bee GeesDigest Tracklist : Holiday (w/ Bee Gees, 1967) . Blowing In The Wind (1963) – .…

Happy Birthday Willie Nelson. ‘Simple Nelson’

This day (April 29, 1933), in Abbott, Texas, U.S., is born Willie Hugh Nelson a.k.a Willie Nelson, American singer, songwriter and activistDigest Tracklist : Hello Walls . Mr. Record Man (1969) . Bloody Mary Morning (Austin City Limits,…

Post Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music

On this day (and following the success of Volume One), Ray Charles begins the recording of "Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music Volume Two." As Marc Myers @ JazzWax puts it "the two volumes became landmark releases that shrewdly…