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Legendary musicians who died in 2019

Pegi Young was the long time wife of Neil Young as well a member of his band. She died of cancer at age 66.
As we move in to the first full week of the new year, it’s time to honor the great musicians who left us in 2019. Here’s a look at fifteen greats and their music. Related Post:Hobbies of Musicians Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. My list is completely... Read more »

Ginger Baker dies at age 80: A great drummer-not such a great human

Ginger Baker dies at age 80: A great drummer-not such a great human
“We’re happily co-existing in different continents. I’m in England, he’s in South Africa. I was thinking of asking him to move. He’s still a little too close.”~Jack Bruce Back in the late 60’s-early 70’s, rock musicians started to die due to their addictions. Brian Jones, Jimi, Janis and Jim Morrison were among the early big... Read more »

Ginger Baker vs Levon Helm

This has been a big year for movies about music. You had ” 20 Feet From Stardom”, ” Muscle Shoales” and in the theaters now, ” Inside Llewyn Davis.” I’m going to talk about two others, that featured two of the great personalities of rock and roll from the ’60’s, Ginger Baker and Levon Helm.... Read more »
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