Author Archives: Troy Michael

About Troy Michael

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

Music History May 11

BORN ON MAY 11 1935 – Kit Lambert, English record producer and manager (d. 1981) 1941 – Eric Burdon, English singer-songwriter, actor, and painter (The Animals and War) 1943 – Les Chadwick, English bass player (Gerry and the Pacemakers) 1947…

Music History May 10

BORN ON MAY 10 1909 – Maybelle Carter, American autoharp player (Carter Family and The Carter Sisters) (d. 1978) 1920 – Bert Weedon, English guitarist (d. 2012) 1946 – Dave Mason, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Traffic) 1946 – Donovan, Scottish…

Music History May 9

BORN ON MAY 9 1914 – Hank Snow, Canadian-American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1999) 1935 – Nokie Edwards, American guitarist (The Ventures) 1937 – Sonny Curtis, American singer-songwriter and guitarist 1937 – Dave Prater, American singer (Sam & Dave) (d….

Music History May 8

BORN ON MAY 8 1911 – Robert Johnson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1938) 1940 – Ricky Nelson, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (d. 1985) 1941 – John Fred, American singer-songwriter (d. 2005) 1943 – Jon Mark, English-New Zealand singer-songwriter…

Innocent Words Issue #118 May 2017 Out Now!!!

Innocent Words Newsletter May 2017 After 15 years, 118 issues, nearly 1,000 interviews and countless reviews, Innocent Words Magazine will be scaling back after our May 2017 issue. Innocent Words will still post news, interviews and reviews, just not in…