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Music History September 8

BORN ON SEPTEMBER 8 1897 – Jimmie Rodgers, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1933) 1932 – Patsy Cline, American singer-songwriter (d. 1963) 1939 – Guitar Shorty, American guitarist 1942 – Brian Cole, American bass player (The Association) (d. 1972) 1944…

Music History September 7

BORN ON SEPTEMBER 7 1908 – Max Kaminsky, American trumpet player and bandleader (Original Dixieland Jass Band) (d. 1994) 1926 – Ronnie Gilbert, American singer-songwriter (The Weavers) (d. 2015 1930 – Sonny Rollins, American saxophonist 1934 – Little Milton, American…

Big Eyes Midwest Tour Dates With Vacation Kicks Off September 28

Later this month, Brooklyn’s Big Eyes hit the road for a number of dates in the midwest, a few of which they’ll share with DG labelmates Vacation. Find the current tour itinerary listed below. Last year, the band released its…

Music History September 6

BORN ON SEPTEMBER 6 1925 – Jimmy Reed, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 1976) 1940 – Jackie Trent, English singer-songwriter 1942 – Dave Bargeron, American trombonist and tuba player (Blood, Sweat & Tears) 1943 – Roger Waters, English singer-songwriter, bass…

The Jackets and The Darts Wild West Coast Tour

The Jackets are a dynamic Garage-Punk-Psych-Freakbeat trio based in Bern, Switzerland. The band formed in 2007 and have released three full length LP’s – Stuck Inside (Subversiv Records 2009), Way Out (Soundflat Records 2012) and Shadows Of Sound (Voodoo Rhythm…