Author Archives: Troy Michael

About Troy Michael

Troy Michael is the founder, publisher, editor, writer, minion, at Innocent Words

Music History August 18

BORN ON AUGUST 18 1918 – Cisco Houston, American singer-songwriter, guitarist (Almanac Singers) (d. 1961) 1939 – Johnny Preston, American singer (d. 2011) 1943 – Carl Wayne, English singer (The Move, The Hollies, The Vikings) (d. 2004) 1945 – Barbara…

Innocent Words Presents IW10 with Us and Us Only

TEN: Starting in 2013, each Friday, Innocent Words started shining the spotlight directly on up and coming artists/bands with 10 questions we like to call IW10. Hometown: Baltimore, Maryland. The original Windy City. The original, despite what some may say,…

Music History August 17

BORN ON AUGUST 17 1909 – Larry Clinton, American trumpet player and bandleader (d. 1985) 1927 – Sam Butera, American saxophonist (d. 2009) 1929 – Jimmy Donley, American singer-songwriter (d. 1963) 1939 – Luther Allison, American singer and guitarist (d….