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Gregg Allman defeated by cancer at age 69

Gregory LeNoir Allman was born in 1947 in Tennessee and he with his brother Duane were the infamous southern, blues, country rock The Allman Brothers …

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Chris Cornell commits suicide at 52

The music community is once again experiencing the loss of another great musician. Chris Cornell, born on July 20th in 1964, died on May 17th …

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Opal and Mazzy Star seminal drummer Keith Mitchell passed away

A pioneering drummer of the 80’s Los Angeles rock scene, at first started with art-punk bands like Monitor and The Romans, went through the neo-psychedelic/roots …

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Italian DJ and dance music pioneer Robert Miles dies aged 47

‘The freedom we lost cannot be reconquered cheaply, but however high, it is a price worth paying’ – Robert Miles, ‘23am’  album sleeve notes (1997). …

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Singer and actress Mary Tsoni gone too soon…

Devastating news. Actress and singer of Joalz and Mary & The Boy, Mary Tsoni is no longer with us. The news came as a shock …

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Legendary The Beat’s Jamaican saxophone maestro Saxa passed away

Sad news for ska and reggae lovers, the legendary The Beat‘s Jamaica-born saxophonist Lionel Augustus Martin better known as Saxa passed away at 87 years …

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Grandaddy bassist Kevin Garcia dies at 41

Grandaddy bassist Kevin Garcia has died at the tender age of 41, after suffering from a massive stroke. In the midst of their grieving, the …

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The synths meet God. Goodbye Mr. Kurenniemi

Unluckily Finnish music loses another diamond. Shortly after Mika Vainio, Erkki Kurenniemi ‘waved goodbye’ to us. At age of 75, one of the most intriguing …

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Guitarist Allan Holdsworth dead at the age of 70

Distinguished jazz fusion guitarist Allan Holdsworth has died unexpectedly at the age of 70. “It is with heavy hearts that we notify everyone of the …

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‘Mr. Tambourine Man’ inspiration, musician Bruce Langhorne, dead at 78

The folk music world is in mourning as Bruce Langhorne, the inspiration behind Bob Dylan’s iconic song, ‘Mr. Tambourine Man’, has passed away at the …

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