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Rock and Roll Facial Hair

Today (December 16th) is Billy Gibbons’ birthday, and while we could go on and on about his stellar guitar work, we could also ramble on and on about the wonder that is his beard.  So, in honor of Gibbons and his glorious facial hair, here’s a gallery of some of rock’s other bearded and mustachioed greats.

 

Frank Zappa

 

John Oates

 

Jerry Garcia

 

The Beatles

 

 

Led Zeppelin

 

Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend /// The Secret Policeman's Ball, June 30, 1979

00:00 "Pinball Wizard" 02:35 "Drowned" 06:51 "Won't Get Fooled Again (with John Williams)" All songs written by Pete Townshend. 1979 Secret Policeman's Ball, played at Her Majesty's Theater, London, England.

 

Bruce Springsteen

David Crosby

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - Déjà Vu (video)

© 2008 WMG Déjà Vu (video)

 

Freddie Mercury

 

Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.