noah | January 15, 2009 9:30 am

The blog Mincing Up The Morning—which celebrated musicians’ birthdays via the power of YouTube clips—has shut down after a year-long run. But its archives are going to live on, thus giving us a perpetual calendar of birthday reminders for 900 people, including the Jan. 15-born Captain Beefheart and Ivor Cutler. [Mincing Up The Morning]