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BOBBY MARR

Johnny Marr Birth name John Martin Maher Born 31 October 1963 Ardwick, Manchester, England Genres Alternative rock indie pop indie rock Occupation(s) Musician songwriter singer Instruments Guitar vocals keyboards piano mandolin autoharp harmonica harmonium Johnny Marr (born John Martin Maher; 31 October 1963) is an English musician, songwriter and singer, best known as the guitarist …

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JESSY GREEN

Above. Jessy Greene (right) with the Foo Fighters Jessy Greene Born Sheffield, Massachusetts Occupation(s) violinist, cellist, vocalist Jessy Greene is a violinist, cellist and vocalist from St. Paul, Minnesota. She was a former member of Geraldine Fibbers and The Jayhawks. A native from western Massachusetts, Jessy started playing the violin at the age of four …

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THE JAYHAWKS

The Jayhawks Origin Minneapolis, Minnesota Genres Alternative country, country rock, alternative rock The Jayhawks are an American alternative country and country rock band that emerged from the Twin Cities music scene during the mid-1980s. Their country rock sound was influential on many bands who played the Twin Cities circuit during the 1980s and 1990s like …

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JULIE DOIRON

Julie Doiron Birth name Julie Elaine Doiron Also known as Broken Girl Born June 28, 1972 Origin Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada Genres Folk rock, indie rock Occupation(s) Musician, singer-songwriter, photographer Instruments Vocals, guitar, bass, drums Julie Doiron (born June 28, 1972 in Moncton, New Brunswick) is an award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter of Acadian heritage. She has …

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JESSE BRAND

Jesse Brand Birth name Jesse David Brand Born Ferndale, Washington, United States Genres country, rock Occupation(s) Musician, singer-songwriter, Actor Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano, bass guitar, drums, banjo, mandolin Jesse David Brand is a US songwriter, musician, and actor. esse Brand was born in Ferndale, Washington. He is the youngest son of Steve Brand, former touring …

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JOYCE KENNEDY (singer)

Joyce Kennedy (singer) Joyce Kennedy, nicked “Baby Jean” (born 1948 in Anguilla, Mississippi) is an American singer raised in Chicago Joyce Kennedy was born in Anguilla, Mississippi, in 1948. Growing up as a young African American woman in Mississippi had little to no effect on the young Joyce. This was due to the fact that …

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JACK OWENS

Jack Owens Birth name L. F. Nelson Born November 17, 1904 Bentonia, Mississippi, United States Died February 9, 1997 (aged 92) Yazoo City, Mississippi, United States Genres Delta blues, Bentonia School, rhythm and blues roots, gospel Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter, farmer Instruments Vocals, guitar, piano, fife, fiddle Jack Owens (November 17, 1904–February 9, 1997) was an …

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RAM JAM

Ram Jam Forned in Guiford Victoria, Australia The band became popular in the sixties appearing on most television show’s including Uptight. Little is known about the band so any information that can be provided would be Appreciated. The Ram Jam appearing on Kamotion. Not to be confused with the American group of the same name. …

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FELICITY JONES

Felicity Jones Born Felicity Rose Hadley Jones 17 October 1983 Birmingham, England Nationality British Alma mater Wadham College, Oxford Occupation Actress Felicity Rose Hadley Jones (born 17 October 1983) is an English actress. She started her professional acting career as a child, appearing at age 12 in The Treasure Seekers (1996). Jones went on to …

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JANET GAYNOR

Janet Gaynor Born Laura Augusta Gainor October 6, 1906 Germantown, Philadelphia, U.S. Died September 14, 1984 (aged 77) Palm Springs, California, U.S. Cause of death Complications from injuries sustained in car accident Resting place Hollywood Forever Janet Gaynor (born Laura Augusta Gainor; October 6, 1906 – September 14, 1984) was an American film, stage and …

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