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Byrd

1. Richard Evelyn. 1888--1957, US rear admiral, aviator, and polar explorer
2. William. 1543--1623, English composer and organist, noted for his madrigals, masses, and music for virginals
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Roger McGuinn will be performing hits by The Byrds and songs from his solo career at The Sage, Gateshead on Monday September 29, the Glee Club, Birmingham on Sunday November 2 and the Glee Club, Cardiff on Tuesday November 4.
McGuinn mixes his set between the best of the Byrds - music like Mr Tambourine Man and Turn Turn Turn - through to his latest album, the more traditional Treasures From The Folk Den, as he swaps between a 12-string Rickenbacker and his acoustic guitar.
Hirsch, of Herman Gerel LLP, said, "While Aaron's still refuses to reveal the scope of the spying, we look forward to the Byrds and other affected consumers having their class action certified and then having their day in court.
To finish he played Byrds hits: Mr Tambourine Man, Eight Miles High and Turn
Dylan played a key role in the success of The Byrds, especially with their breakthrough hit Mr Tambourine Man which was also part of the set.
After disbanding The Byrds in 1973, Roger went solo and recorded a number of critically acclaimed albums.
Hillman was offered the role of bass player in The Beefeaters, which changed its name to The Byrds by the time it first entered the recording studio in 1965.
Chris quit The Byrds in September 1968 to form The Flying Burrito Brothers with another ex-Byrd, doomed country-rock pioneer Gram Parsons.
White was making money from sessions at the same time as he was in Nashville West, including several Byrds albums so when White was invited to join full-time by bassist Chris Hillman, after Sweetheart of the Rodeo, he suggested Parsons as the new drummer.
The soundtrack album for "Forrest Gump" features classic songs by such famous American recording artists as Elvis Presley, Aretha Franklin, Bob Dylan, The Beach Boys, The Mamas and the Papas, The Doors, Simon & Garfunkel, The Byrds, The Fifth Dimension and Gladys Knight & The Pips.
Just a few of the performances will include Jimi Hendrix, Otis Redding, Credence Clearwater Revival, The Everly Brothers, Elvis Presley, Janis Joplin, The Allman Brothers, Bob Dylan, The Byrds, Simon and Garfunkle, The Mamas and the Papas, Rick Nelson, Del Shannon, Blood Sweat and Tears, Smokey Robinson, James Brown, Aretha Franklin, The Four Tops, Sam and Dave, The Supremes, The Beach Boys, The Bee Gees, The Doobie Brothers, Chuck Berry, The Yardbirds, Led Zepplin, The Mothers of Invention, The Animals, The Who, Steppenwolf, Deep Purple, Black Sabbath, Alice Cooper, Paul Revere and The Raiders, Sam the Sham & and The Pharohs.
Along the way, they have collected a grab bag of blues, funk, folk, country and rock, including the music of Ray Charles, T-Bone Walker, Curtis Mayfield, the Beatles and the Byrds.