Rock and Roll Birthdays August 23rd

1936 – Rudy Lewis – vocalist for The Drifters (“Up On The Roof”)
1941 – Pete Shannon
 – bassist for The Nashville Teens (“Tobacco Road”)
1946 – Jim Sohns
 – vocalist for The Shadows Of Knight (“Gloria”)
1946 – Keith Moon 
– drummer for The Who (“Can’t Explain”)
1949 – Rick Springfield 
(“Jessie’s Girl”)
1951 – Mark Hudson 
of The Hudson Brothers (“So You Are A Star”)
1951 – Jimi Jamison
 – vocalist for Survivor (“Eye Of The Tiger”)