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DAVID SPINOZZA

David Spinozza David Spinozza is an American guitarist and producer. He worked with former Beatles Paul McCartney and John Lennon during the 1970s, and had a long collaboration with singer-songwriter James Taylor, producing Taylor’s album Walking Man. David Spinozza Discography at Discogs David Spinozza | Album Discography | AllMusic Spinozza worked with McCartney during sessions for McCartney’s Ram album …

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DOLORES O’RIORDAN

Dolores O’Riordan Born 6 September 1971 Ballybricken, County Limerick, Ireland Died 15 January 2018 (aged 46) Mayfair, London, England Residence Buckhorn, Ontario, Canada Occupation Musician, singer-songwriter Dolores Mary Eileen O’Riordan (/oʊˈrɪərdən/; 6 September 1971 – 15 January 2018) was an Irish musician and singer-songwriter. She led the rock band The Cranberries for 13 years before …

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KIM DEAL

Kim Deal Birth name Kimberley Ann Deal Also known as Mrs. John Murphy Tammy Ampersand Born June 10, 1961 Dayton, Ohio, U.S. Genres Alternative rock Occupation(s) Musician, singer-songwriter Instruments Vocals, bass guitar, guitar, drums Deal was born in Dayton, Ohio. Her father was a laser physicist who worked at the nearby Wright-Patterson Air Force Base. …

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DOANE PERRY

Above: Photograph of drummer and percussionist Doane Perry of Jethro Tull performing a concert in Oakland, CA. Doane Perry Birth name Doane Ethredge Perry Born June 16, 1954 Mt. Kisco, Westchester County, New York, U.S. Genres Progressive rock, hard rock, heavy metal, Pop, R&B, Jazz, Classical Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter, producer Instruments Drums, Percussion Doane Ethredge …

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DEVO (band)

Devo performing live at the Forecastle Festival, in Louisville, Kentucky, 2010 Left to right: Gerald Casale (bass), Mark Mothersbaugh (vocals; keyboards), Bob Casale (keyboards; guitar), and Bob Mothersbaugh (guitar) Also known as The Wipeouters Origin Kent and Akron, Ohio, U.S. Genres New wave synth-pop art punk post-punk art pop electronic rock industrial Devo Devo (/ˈdiːvoʊ/, …

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WALLACE DAVENPORT

Wallace Davenport Wallace Foster Davenport (30 June 1925 – 18 March 2004) was a United States jazz trumpeter. Davenport has been one of the few traditional jazz musicians of the 1930s who later branched out into swing and bop styles, as well as backing gospel and R&B vocalists during an extensive career in eight different …

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BOBBY THOMAS BY DAN McALOON

Bobby Thomas by Dan McAloon John Moxham: “Before I left Sydney, aged 22, 1962, I worked some nights at the dances held at the Ramsgate Life Saving Club opposite the Baths – they’d have a Monday night dance with a local band called Bobbie Thomas and the Nocturnes. There was a bloke on the door …

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DENISE LaSALLE

Denise LaSalle Birth name Ora Denise Allen Also known as Denise Craig, Denise Jones Born July 16, 1939 Leflore County, Mississippi, United States Origin Belzoni, Mississippi, United States Died January 8, 2018 (aged 78) Jackson, Tennessee, United States Genres Blues, R&B, soul, disco Ora Denise Allen (July 16, 1939 – January 8, 2018), known by …

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PAULINHO DA COSTA

Paulinho da Costa Birth name Paulo Roberto da Costa Born May 31, 1948 Rio de Janeiro Occupation(s) Musician Instruments Percussion, congas, bongos, pandeiro, agogo bells, triangle, shaker, tambourine, claves, maracas, temple blocks, timpani, gong, djembe, cabasa, drums, mark tree, castanets, vibraslap, shekere, timbales, cuica, zurna, talking drum, dumbek, sleigh bells, gourd, berimbau, guiro, rainstick, finger …

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DARRYL JONES

Darryl Jones  Born December 11, 1961 Chicago, Illinois, U.S. Genres Jazz, jazz fusion, rock Occupation(s) Musician Instruments Bass guitar Darryl Jones (born December 11, 1961), also known as “The Munch”, is an American bass player for The Rolling Stones. He has also played in bands with Miles Davis and Sting. Jones was born in Chicago, …

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