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Butch Trucks : Founding member and drummer of The Allman Brothers Band committed suicide

One of the founding members of The Allman Brothers Band, drummer Butch Trucks died last week, at the age of 69. The cause of death …

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Geoff Nicholls passed away at the age of 68

After a long fight with lung cancer, the former keyboardist of Black Sabbath, Geoffrey James Nicholls (born on February 28th in 1948),  died at the …

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Guitarist Tom Edwards (Adam Ant, Fields of the Nephilim) dies 41…Forever remain

Tom Edwards, the live guitarist and music director for Adam Ant passed away on 26 January while on tour. He was found unresponsive and taken …

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Another ‘Young Dude’ in heaven : Mott The Hoople’s Pete ‘Overend’ Watts RIP

Mott The Hoople‘s bass failed silent. Pete ‘Overend’ Watts from the English, glam rock outfit died from throat cancer on January 22, at the age …

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Blank Drums : Legendary Can drummer maestro Jaki Liebezeit passed away

It wasn’t difficult, even for someone like me, who grew up with heavy doses of 80’s post punk and new wave and later into acid …

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The Roches’ Maggie Roche no longer with us…

‘Friends, my dear, beautiful sister Maggie passed away today after a long struggle with cancer. She was a private person, too sensitive and shy for …

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Mike Kellie of The Only Ones and Spooky Tooth passes away at 69

Spooky Tooth‘s and The Only Ones‘ drummer Mike Kellie passed away this week at the age of 69 following a short illness. The rest of The …

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Nigerian synth-funk pioneer William Onyeabor dies

“It is with incredibly heavy hearts that we have to announce that the great Nigerian business leader and mythic music pioneer William Onyeabor has passed …

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UK 80’s punk hero Manufactured Romance’s bassist Nick Medlin tragically murdered

Shortly before having got rid of the bloody 2016, another tragic death of a musician has gone almost unnoticed, overwhelmed by our hectic holiday days. …

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Alphonse Mouzon iconic jazz & fusion drummer dead at 68

Another iconic figure bites the dust for 2016. This time, Alphonse Mouzon (Alphonze Mouzon) a jazz & fusion drummer who left us with a significant …

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