Screaming Jay Hawkins

Al Jarreau.

Today in Music: February 12th (I Put a Spell on You)

Music history and highlights that have happened on February 12th… from the birthplace of the blues… and rock n’ roll. 1898:  “When Johnny Comes Marching Home” composer LeRoy Harris born in Oklahoma. 1914:  Glenn Miller Orchestra saxophonost Tex Beneke born in Ft. Worth. 1939:  The Doors keyboardist Ray Manzarek (“Light My Fire”) born in Chicago. […]

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