Category: On This Day

Pulp – “Wishful Thinking”

Happy birthday to Pulp guitarist Mark Webber, born on this day September 14, 1970 in Chesterfield, England.

Porno for Pyros – “Pets”

Happy birthday to drummer Stephen Perkins, born on this day September 13, 1967 in Los Angeles.

“South South West” by Robert Irwin

Artist Robert Irwin was born on this day September 12, 1928 in Long Beach, California.

Bola de Nieve – “Tu Me Has de Querer”

Singer, songwriter, and pianist Bola de Nieve was born Ignacio Jacinto Villa Fernández on this day, September 11, 1911, in Havana, Cuba.

“Three Musicians” by Israel Abramofsky

Today we celebrate Russian-born artist Israel Abramofsky’s birthday, born on this day, September 10, 1888.

“Horizontal Wavy Brushstrokes in Color” by Sol LeWitt

Artist Sol LeWitt was born on this day September 9, 1928 in Hartford, Connecticut.

Patsy Cline – “Walkin’ After Midnight”

Patsy Cline was born on this day September 8, 1932 in Winchester, Virginia.

Pretenders – “2000 Miles”

Pretenders singer, songwriter, and guitarist Chrissie Hynde was born on this day, September 7, 1951, in Akron, Ohio.

a-ha – “Take On Me”

A-ha songwriter and guitarist Paul Waaktaar-Savoy was born on this day, September 6, 1961 in Tonsenhagen, Norway. “Take On Me” is from the band’s 1985 debut studio album, Hunting High and Low.

On This Day: Werner Herzog

Film director, screenwriter, documentary filmmaker, actor, and novelist Werner Herzog was born on this day September 5, 1942 in Munich, Germany. Herzog is well regarded as one of the greatest film-makers of our time, best known for the films Aguirre, the Wrath of God, Nosferatu the Vampyre, Fitzcarraldo, Little Dieter Needs to Fly, Grizzly Man, and Cave of Forgotten Dreams. Earlier …

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