Say It’s Your Birthday

Happy Birthday Brian Jones (Rolling Stones)
Happy Birthday Brian Jones (Rolling Stones)
Happy birthday Brian Jones (Rolling Stones). A man who died every day. Read our Beatles vs. Stones Sound Check: Sound
Happy Birthday Cindy Wilson (B-52s)
Happy Birthday Cindy Wilson (B-52s)
Happy birthday Cindy Wilson (B-52s). Girl’s 67. Read our Q&A with her: A Conversation With The B-52s’ Cindy Wilson
Happy Birthday Nigel Godrich (Sixth Radio“head,” Atoms For Peace, Ultraísta, Beck, Paul McCartney)
Happy Birthday Nigel Godrich (Sixth Radio“head,” Atoms For Peace, Ultraísta, Beck, Paul McCartney)
Happy birthday Nigel Godrich (sixth Radio“head,” Atoms For Peace, Ultraísta, Beck, Paul McCartney). We’re making plans for you. Listen to
Indigo Girls Released Their Self-Titled Second Album 35 Years Ago Today
Indigo Girls Released Their Self-Titled Second Album 35 Years Ago Today
35 years ago today, Indigo Girls released their self-titled second album. There’s more than one answer to these questions. Read
Happy 85th Birthday John Fahey, R.I.P.
Happy 85th Birthday John Fahey, R.I.P.
Happy 85th birthday John Fahey. R.I.P. American primitive. Read more in MAGNET about this guitar legend: The Ballad Of John
Happy Birthday Markéta Irglová (Swell Season)
Happy Birthday Markéta Irglová (Swell Season)
Happy birthday Academy Award winner Markéta Irglová (Swell Season). For old times’ sake. Read our feature on Irglová, Glen Hansard
XTC Released "Oranges & Lemons" 35 Years Ago Today
XTC Released “Oranges & Lemons” 35 Years Ago Today
35 years ago today, XTC released Oranges & Lemons. Please be upstanding for the mayor of Simpleton. Read our classic Q&A
Lou Reed Released "Rock N Roll Animal" 50 Years Ago Today
Lou Reed Released “Rock N Roll Animal” 50 Years Ago Today
50 years ago today, Lou Reed released Rock N Roll Animal. You know it was all right. Read Hal Willner
Todd Rundgren Released "Todd" 50 Years Ago Today
Todd Rundgren Released “Todd” 50 Years Ago Today
50 years ago today, Todd Rundgren released Todd. How about a little fanfare? Read our Q&A with him: A Conversation
Mick Ronson Released Debut Album "Slaughter On 10th Avenue" 50 Years Ago Today
Mick Ronson Released Debut Album “Slaughter On 10th Avenue” 50 Years Ago Today
50 years ago today, Mick Ronson released debut album Slaughter On 10th Avenue. It’s wrong to feel so free. Read

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Dead Can Dance Released Its Self-Titled Debut Album 40 Years Ago Today
Dead Can Dance Released Its Self-Titled Debut Album 40 Years Ago Today
40 years ago today, Dead Can Dance released its self-titled debut album. A passage in time.

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U2 Released "No Line On The Horizon" 15 Years Ago Today
U2 Released “No Line On The Horizon” 15 Years Ago Today
15 years ago today, U2 released No Line On The Horizon. Satan loves a bomb scare.
Happy Birthday Johnny Cash
Happy Birthday Johnny Cash
Happy birthday Johnny Cash. You beat all we ever saw. Read our review of his essential Unearthed collection: Essential New
Happy Birthday Sharon Van Etten
Happy Birthday Sharon Van Etten
Happy birthday Sharon Van Etten. We'll remind you tomorrow. Photo for MAGNET by Chris Sikich. Read Strand Of Oaks in
The Sex Pistols Released "The Great Rock 'N' Roll Swindle" 45 Years Ago Today
The Sex Pistols Released “The Great Rock ‘N’ Roll Swindle” 45 Years Ago Today
45 years ago today, the Sex Pistols released The Great Rock ‘N’ Roll Swindle. Friggin’ in the riggin’. Read our
Happy Birthday Jaz Coleman (Killing Joke)
Happy Birthday Jaz Coleman (Killing Joke)
Happy birthday Jaz Coleman (Killing Joke). A new day. Read Moby in MAGNET on Killing Joke: Moby Picks: Killing Joke
Happy Birthday Fats Domino
Happy Birthday Fats Domino
Happy birthday Fats Domino. Hope you’re walking to New Orleans. The “Unsinkable” Mr. Domino + GBV + Letterman = fall-on-your-ass magic:

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Happy Birthday George Harrison (Beatles)
Happy Birthday George Harrison (Beatles)
Happy birthday George Harrison (Beatles). Be here now. Read our review of his essential Vinyl Collection: Essential New Music: George
St. Vincent Released Her Self-Titled Fourth Album 10 Years Ago Today
St. Vincent Released Her Self-Titled Fourth Album 10 Years Ago Today
10 years ago today, St. Vincent released her self-titled fourth album. Take out the garbage, masturbate. Read Garbage in MAGNET
Happy Birthday John Doe (X)
Happy Birthday John Doe (X)
Happy birthday John Doe (X). Let’s get lost. Photo for MAGNET by Chris Sikich. Read our MAGNET Classics on the
Jim O'Rourke Released "Eureka" 25 Years Ago Today
Jim O’Rourke Released “Eureka” 25 Years Ago Today
25 years ago today, Jim O’Rourke released Eureka. Please patronize the talent. Read MAGNET on Simple Songs, one of 2015’s
Happy Birthday Doug Yule (Velvet Underground)
Happy Birthday Doug Yule (Velvet Underground)
Happy birthday Doug Yule (Velvet Underground). American flyer. Read Simon Love in MAGNET in defense of the Yule-written/performed, critically panned

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The Notwist Released "Close To The Glass" 10 Years Ago Today
The Notwist Released “Close To The Glass” 10 Years Ago Today
10 years ago today, the Notwist released Close To The Glass. Now and again. Read our Notwist feature from that
Happy Birthday Brian Baker (Minor Threat, Bad Religion, Dag Nasty, Government Issue)
Happy Birthday Brian Baker (Minor Threat, Bad Religion, Dag Nasty, Government Issue)
Happy birthday Brian Baker (Minor Threat, Bad Religion, Dag Nasty, Government Issue). Also, Fake Names, Foxhall Stacks, Samhain, the Meatmen,
Happy Birthday Dennis Diken (Smithereens)
Happy Birthday Dennis Diken (Smithereens)
Happy birthday Dennis Diken (Smithereens, Dave Davies, Minus 5). Next round on us.

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