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Steven Young from Colourbox and M|A|R|R|S has passed away

The statement from the iconic label 4AD, describes best the passing away of Steven Young: “It’s with much sadness that we share the news that …

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Geneviève Castrée Elverum dies at 35

Really sad news to report today. Artist and very young mother Geneviève Castrée Elverum, Phil Elverum’s wife (Mount Eeerie, The Microphones) has died from pancreatic …

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Syd Barrett (6 January 1946 – 7 July 2006)…

Syd Barrett passed the gates of dawn ten years ago—the ‘crazy diamond’, the frontman and the founding member of Pink Floyd, the brain responsible for …

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Cult ‘Cyberpunk’ writer and musician Maurice G. Dantec passed away

It’s truly a damned year; another important personality has been lost to both literature and punk music. One of the harshest, most radical and politically …

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Tribute to David Bowie at Glastonbury with Philip Glass’s ‘Heroes’ symphony

Glastonbury 2016 was set to honour David Bowie since the beginning. Nevertheless, June 25 was a special night as it featured a performance of composer …

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Coldplay : “We’re going to create Viola Beach’s alternative future for them and let them play Glastonbury for a song.”

Viola Beach couldn’t have imagined a better tribute than the one from Coldplay during their Glastonbury gig over the weekend. All four members form English …

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Parliament – Funkadelic founding member Bernie Worrell dead at 72 after losing cancer battle

The charismatic keyboardist and founding member of Parliament/ Funkadelic, Bernie Worrell, died yesterday at the age of 72 after losing his battle with stage four lung …

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Set adrift on memory for P.M. Dawn’s Prince Be

And the discouraging RIP list for 2016, keeps growing more and more… Attrell Cordes, aka Prince Be, from hip-hop/R&B duo P.M. Dawn, died last Friday, …

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Terry Papadinas dies…

Terry Papadinas died yesterday. He was an extremely talented musician and an influential icon in Greek rock music. Born in Greece in 1951 and raised …

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Legendary dancehall/jungle MC Tenor Fly R.I.P.

2016 strikes again unfortunately. From The Freestylers‘ FaceBook page : ‘We’re absolutely devastated by the great loss of our long term friend and sparring partner …

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