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Legendary Musician Lou Reed Passes Away At 71

The world of rock and roll lost one of its most legendary and influential figures today in Lou Reed, who passed away at age seventy-one. The cause of his death has not been disclosed, but he had been experiencing health problems and underwent a liver transplant earlier this year. Reed is best known for his […]

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R.I.P. Matt “Fundy” Funderburk (Lydia, Bears of Manitou)

We have lost another valued member of the music community today. Matt “Fundy” Funderburk (Lydia, Bears of Manitou, and Joey Arroyo Band) passed away in his sleep on December 27. The official cause of death is unknown and he had no health issues, according to bandmates. Gabe Williams of Bears of Manitou stated, “He had […]

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Friendly Fires trumpet player passes away

Friendly Fires announced that the band’s trumpet player, Richard Turner, who contributed to their live shows, has passed away.

E Street saxophonist, Clarence Clemons dies at 69

In recent weeks, Clarence Clemons, long time saxophonist for Bruce Springsteen’s E Street Band has been suffering from several ailments, the most recent being a stroke. Today, the Big Man passed away at the early age of 69. He will be dearly missed and not forgotten. Recently, Clemons’ saxophone abilities were featured in Lady Gaga’s […]

Jim Marshall, Legendary Rock Photographer, Passes Away at 74

After starting as a professional photographer in 1959, Marshall was given unparalleled access to rock’s biggest artists, including the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, the Who, Miles Davis and Ray Charles.