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Illinois Rock & Roll Museum Musicpedia



Ray Manzarek

Keyboardist with The Doors was born on the south side of Chicago on February 12, 1939.  Manzarek recorded on every track of...

John Beland

John Beland is probably one of the top session players in the country. But before he took off for the...


In 1973, Three Guys named Peter Kruse(Drums)( (Kevin Purcell and the Night Burners ,Steve Arvey and The West Side Heat),...

Tim Drummond

Grammy Nominated Bassist From feet jumpin’ beat pumpin’ James Brown, to the right now currently on the charts, in your...


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