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May 24

Bob Dylan celebrates his 74th birthday today

On this day in 1974, Duke Ellington, died of lung cancer and pneumonia at age 75.

Today in 1963, Elmore James died of a heart attack at age 45… 37 more words

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May 23

The inventor of the Moog synthesizer, Dr. Robert Moog, was born on this date in 1934.

Danny Klein (The J. Geils Band) is 69 today. 18 more words

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May 22

Composer Richard Wagner was born on this date in 1813

Songwriter Bernie Taupin was born on this day in 1950

Jesse Valenzuela (Gin Blossoms) was born today in 1962

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May 21

Remembering Fats Waller, born on this day in 1904.

Today in 2013, Trevor Bolder (David Bowie’s Spiders From Mars) died from cancer at the age of 62. 30 more words

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May 20

On this day in 2012, Robin Gibb (Bee Gees) died from cancer aged 62.

Today in 2013, Ray Manzarek, (The Doors) died at age 74. 39 more words

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May 18

Rick Wakeman (Yes) was born on this day in 1949

Wreckless Eric is 61 years old today

Jazz drummer Elvin Jones (The John Coltrane Quartet) b. 9 more words

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May 17

On this day in 1963, the first Monterey Folk Festival began in Monterey, California.

Today in 1996, Johnny Guitar Watson died of a heart attack while on tour in Yokohama, Japan… 64 more words

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