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CDJ Today: March 7

Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band. Candlestick Park, San Francisco.  Photo by Catharine Anderson.
Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band. Candlestick Park, San Francisco. Photo by Catharine Anderson.

March 7, 1975 – David Bowie releases his ninth studio album, Young Americans.  The album is certified Gold in the U.S.

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO:

March 7, 1946 – Peter Wolf (born Peter W. Blankfield), vocals (The J. Geils Band)
March 7, 1945 – Arthur Lee (born Arthur Taylor) vocals, guitar (Love) (d. 2006)
March 7, 1943 – Chris White, vocals, bass (The Zombies, Argent)
March 7, 1946 – Matthew Fisher, keyboards, vocals (Procol Harum)
March 7, 1952 – Jules Shear, vocals, guitar, songwriter (Jules and the Polar Bears)
March 7, 1954 – Matt Frenette, drums (Loverboy)

ROCK REMEMBRANCES:

March 7, 2013 – Peter Banks (born Peter William Brockbanks) dies of heart failure in London.  He was 65.  Banks was the co-founder and original guitarist of Yes.  He left the band in 1970 when orchestral arrangements proposed by singer Jon Anderson and bassist Chris Squire replaced almost all of his parts.

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