Birthdays Category Page

Eric Clapton @ 70

Happy Birthday to guitarist Eric Clapton, who just turned 70 years old.  As one of my all time favorite artists, I just had to take a moment to acknowledge his milestone in years. Much has been written about Clapton, easy enough to find in a quick Google search.  His catalog of work is simply amazing, […]


David Crosby just turned 73.  This guy has led an amazing life, what a survivor.  Kinda reminds me of the Grateful Dead’s lyric…”what a long strange trip it’s been.” Rolling Stone posted a great article about Crosby…David Crosby: The Golden Years of Rocks Unlikeliest Survivor. The official website for David Crosby has information about the summer/fall […]

Happy 80th Birthday to Willie Nelson

Happy Birthday to music icon, singer, songwriter, guitarist Willie Nelson who is 80 years old today! I found a great article on Willie in a most unlikely place… Willie just released a new album ‘Let’s Face The Music and Dance.’ Willie’s 4th of July Picnic @ Billy Bob’s in Fort Worth Texas/ticket info: Willie Nelson online: […]

David Gilmour turns 67

Guitarist David Gilmour just turned 67 years old, so I won’t say he actually celebrated his birthday, because at that age you probably  just don’t care about parties anymore! However, here is another Pink Floyd milestone to consider…the band’s landmark album ‘Dark Side of the Moon‘ was released forty years ago this month! The Dark […]

Willie Nelson Rolls Up to 79

Happy Birthday to an American icon, Willie Nelson is 79 years old today! Willie was immortalized in a bronze statue in Austin last week, and his exclusive SiriusXM 56 channel (Willie’s Roadhouse) will rebroadcast the unveiling ceremony at 6 pm ET, including Willie’s impromptu live performances of “On the Road Again” and “Roll Me Up and Smoke […]