All posts tagged "obituary"
RIP Tina Turner: Dead at 83
Ms. Turner passes away after an extended illness Today, the music world mourns the loss of a true icon, as Tina Turner, the indomitable Queen of Rock ‘n’ Roll, has passed away at the age of 83....
- Posted May 24, 2023
Gordon Lightfoot Passes at 84
The Canadian singer was once called a “rare talent” by Bob Dylan Gordon Lightfoot, the Canadian folk music legend, passed away yesterday, in Toronto at the age of 84. With a career spanning over six decades, Lightfoot...
- Posted May 2, 2023
Legend Lost: David Crosby dies at 81
David Crosby, the legendary musician and songwriter, passed away at the age of 81. He was a founding member of two of the most iconic and influential bands of the 1960s and 1970s, The Byrds and Crosby,...
- Posted January 19, 2023
George Michael, RIP
Photo By Yves Lorson from Kapellen, Belgium – George Michael, CC BY 2.0, Link 2016 Takes Another Music Great. George Michael, RIP Wild speculation is out today regarding the cause of death of beloved George Michael, as...
- Posted December 26, 2016
Magic Slim: Dead at 75
Magic Slim performs at the 25th Annual Chicago Blues Fest. Photo by Adam Bielawski – June 8, 2008 By MARK SCOLFORO Associated Press Magic Slim, a younger contemporary of blues greats Muddy Waters and Howlin’ Wolf who...
- Posted February 23, 2013
Shadow Morton dies. Producer of Shangri-las, and more
R.I.P. Shadow Morton. He produced all the Shangri-Las great hits. Mini symphonies of teenage love, teenage heartbreak and motorcycle crashes. From all accounts he was one of a kind and now he’s gone…I’m gonna post his songs...
- Posted February 15, 2013