Listen: Caroll Spinney, Lars Ulrich, Metallica discussed on Steve and Ted
"Adapted into a live performance. And in one thousand nine hundred feature it has undergone a lot of media fence formations really has since nineteen seventy nine so. Yeah, there we go. But today was the day that it went to number one on the album chart. Also in rock and roll today. We have a rock and roll birthday. Okay. That's right. Happy birthday today. Four Metallica drummer and co founder, LARs oryx. Born on this day in one thousand nine hundred sixty three fifty five years old LARs is Bantu sold the Metallica sold almost one hundred ten million albums worldwide six of their studio albums debuted at number one. And of course in two thousand nine zero Rick and Metallica inducted into the rock and Roll Hall of fame. So happy birthday to Metallica drummer, LARs Ulrich, and we're going to go away from rock and roll for just a little. That's right. Big bird, puppeteer and voice Caroll Spinney. He's having a birthday. Eighty five years old. This will be his first birthday as a retiree. Yes. Earlier in the year. He announced he's retiring as big bird. That's right. Eighty five. Best known for his longtime work with Jim Henson's muppet Valois. No, his voice big bird and Oscar Oskar neighbors on Sesame Street, by the way, they live next door to each other. That's right one in a huge nest and one in a trash can he was also kind of an early version of what would eventually become Elmo. Yeah. So he was he was sort of the first Elmo they went away from using his voice for that later on but Spinney great voice artist. That's right. Here's some Caroll Spinney in the muppet movie. Okay. They give him a ride. All these. Hey, Dr thanks. I'm on my way to New York City to try to break into public television. Caroll Spinney at retired earlier this year happy birthday to Caroll Spinney's eighty five years old and finally."