Thursday, March 23, 2017

R.I.P. Butch Trucks

It's been a bad week for drummers. First Jaki Liebezeit of Can and now Butch Trucks of The Allman Brothers Band has passed away....

R.I.P. Jaki Liebezeit

Jaki Liebezeit, legendary timekeeper for Can has died, age 78, from a case of sudden pneumonia. Jaki formed Can alongside Michael Karoli, Irmin Schmidt, and...

R.I.P. Pete “Overend” Watts

According to Ian Hunter's website, Mott The Hoople bass player extraordinaire Pete Overend Watts has died of throat cancer. Overend was an amazing musician...

R.I.P. Peter Sarstedt

Singer Peter Sarstedt has died, age 75. The British singer-songwriter was best known for his 1969 hit Where Do You Go You My Lovely. Click...

R.I.P. George Michael

Former Wham! singer George Michael has died at the age of 53. There are few details being reported other than he passed away peacefully...

R.I.P. Rick Parfitt

Status Quo guitarist Rick Parfitt has died age 68. Parfitt had been unwell for some some and suffered his third heart attack earlier this...

R.I.P. Herb Hardesty

New Orleans sax great Herb Hardesty has died age 91. Hardesty was one of the key ingredients in the early New Orleans rock &...

R.I.P. Ray Columbus

Very sad to hear the Ray Columbus has died at age 74. One of New Zealand's rock & roll pioneers, Ray Columbus and The...

R.I.P. Sharon Jones

Here was go again. Sharon Jones has died age 60 from pancreatic cancer. Anyone who saw the recent documentary Miss Sharon Jones! will know...

R.I.P. Mose Allison

Another musical death this week. This time its Mose Allison who has passed away at age 89. Allison had been recording since the late...

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