Re: This Day In Rock History
This Day In Rock History: August 11th
1942 Mike Hugg (of Manfred Mann) is born in Gosport, Hampshire, England.
1943 Saxophonist Denis Payton (of The Dave Clark Five) is born in Walthamstow, North London, England.
1943 Jim Kale (bassist for The Guess Who) is born Michael James Kale in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
1950 Eric Braunn (guitarist for Iron Butterfly) is born Rick Davis in Pekin, Illinois.
1973 The Edgar Winter Group releases "Free Ride."
2011 Warrant lead singer Jani Lane dies at age 47 after a long battle with drug and alcohol addiction.