|Tattoo you: The Libra sign|
Their cast of mind is artistic rather than intellectual, though they are usually too moderate and well balanced to be avant garde in any artistic endeavor.
Perhaps the quibble will be over the term avant garde, because we are absolutely flush with artistic genius on this day. Three of the greatest musicians in their respective genres have September 23 birthdays: John Coltrane, Ray Charles and Bruce Springsteen. How great is that?
John Coltrane (1926-1967): Jazz musician, composer
LP classics: Giant Steps, A Love Supreme, My Favorite Things
Ray Charles (1930-2004): Singer
Georgia on My Mind, I Can’t Stop Loving You, Crying Time
Les McCann (1935): Singer, pianist
Compared to What, Bang Bang!, Cold Duck
Steve Boone (1943): Bass, The Lovin' Spoonful
Do You Believe in Magic, Daydream, Summer in the City
Julio Iglesias (1943): Singer (60 LPs, 5 languages)
To All the Girls I’ve Loved Before (with Willie Nelson)
Ronald Bushy (1945): Drums, Iron Butterfly
Bruce Springsteen (1949): Rock musician, E-Street Band
Classic Albums: Born to Run, Born in the USA, Nebraska, The River