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Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history!
OCT 10: Happy birthday to Midge Ure, born on today in 1953. The Scottish musician, singer-songwriter, and producer co-founded the band Ultravox and was a key figure in the new wave and synth-pop movements. Ure achieved global success with "Vienna" and "Dancing with Tears in My Eyes." Beyond Ultravox, he co-organized Live Aid in 1985 and co-wrote "Do They Know It's Christmas?" Ure's versatile talent and contributions to music have left an indelible mark, earning him recognition and respect in the industry.
OCT 21: Happy birthday to Charlotte Caffey, born today in 1953! The talented musician and songwriter is best known as the guitarist and one of the founding members of the iconic all-female rock band The Go-Go's. The Go-Go's were a significant part of the 1980s music scene and helped pave the way for women in rock and pop music.