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This Week In Music History Jun 17-30

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history! JUN 24: Happy birthday today to the legendary Mick Fleetwood, the heartbeat behind the iconic band Fleetwood Mac. With his unparalleled drumming skills and charismatic stage presence, Mick has been a cornerstone of the music world for decades. From the early blues days to the era-defining albums like Rumours, his influence and passion for music have left an indelible mark on generations of fans. Did you know that Mick Fleetwood not only shaped the sound of Fleetwood Mac but also helped...

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This Week In Music History Jun 4-16

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history! JUN 8: Happy birthday to Boz Scaggs, born today in 1944! The singer, songwriter, and guitarist is known for his distinctive voice and blend of rock, blues, and soul music. He gained prominence in the 1970s with a series of hit albums and singles. Some of his most well-known songs include "Lido Shuffle," "Lowdown," and "We're All Alone." Scaggs started his career in the 1960s as a member of the Steve Miller Band before embarking on a successful solo career. His...

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This Week In Music History May 6-19

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history! MAY 9: Happy birthday to Dave Gahan, born today in 1962! He is best known as the lead vocalist of the iconic electronic band Depeche Mode. Gahan's distinctive voice and stage presence have been central to the band's success since he joined in 1980. Gahan's journey with Depeche Mode began when he answered an ad placed by the band looking for a vocalist. His powerful voice and charismatic persona quickly made him an integral part of the group. Depeche Mode's dark,...

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This Week In Music History Apr 22-May 5

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history! APR 22: Born today in 1936, Roy Orbison the songwriter and musician best known for his distinctive voice, emotive ballads, and dark sunglasses. He passed away much too soon on December 6, 1988. Orbison's music spanned multiple genres, including rock and roll, pop, country, and rockabilly. Orbison achieved major success in the early 1960s with songs like "Only the Lonely," "Crying," "In Dreams," and "Oh, Pretty Woman." His powerful and operatic voice, coupled with his ability to convey deep emotion, set...

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This Week In Music History Apr 8-21

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The week in music history brought to you by MusicGoldmine.com. Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history! APR 10: Happy birthday to Katrina Leskanich, best known as the lead vocalist for the band Katrina and the Waves, born today in 1960! Katrina moved to England in the 1970s, where she eventually formed the band with guitarist Kimberley Rew, keyboardist Vince de la Cruz, bassist Bob Jakins, and drummer Alex Cooper. The band gained international fame in the 1980s with their hit song "Walking on Sunshine," which remains their most recognized track. The song's infectious energy and catchy melody...

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