bobby-womack 2012

Bobby Womack Diagnosed With Colon Cancer

UTG is sad to learn that legendary soul musician Bobby Womack has been diagnosed with the first stages of colon cancer. His best friend Bootsy Collings broke this terrible news over Twitter and the statement can be found by looking below. We wish Bobby Womack a successful recovery and to stay strong during this tough […]


Tony Iommi (Black Sabbath) Diagnosed With Lymphoma

We have some terrible news for you all today and there is no easy way to say it. Black Sabbath’s own Tony Iommi has been diagnosed with the early stages of lymphoma and the band have commented on the events below. Read what they had to say and offer a kind word or two by […]

Big D and the Kids Table 2011

David McWane (Big D And The Kids Table) Diagnosed With Cancer

UTG has received some devastating news that Big D And The Kids Table vocalist David McWane has been diagnosed with throat cancer. This immediately resulted in the band canceling their current UK/European tour. We are very sorry to hear of this news and hope Dave’s upcoming surgery goes well. Our thoughts and prayers are with […]

The Decemberists’ Jenny Conlee diagnosed with breast cancer

Recently the whole crew from The Decemberists were hit with some all-too-real news about their keyboard player Jenny Conlee. In two heartfelt letters, Jenny and Colin explain that she will be missing the next 9 tour dates to go in for breast cancer treatment. We at UTG wish Jenny a speedy recovery and all the […]