Obituaries for drummer and singer Levon Helm of The Band, Men At Work’s Greg Ham, TV host and entrepreneur Dick Clark and amplifier designer Jim Marshall.
Musicians and industry leaders are mourning the loss of Dick Clark. Nicknamed “America’s Oldest Teenager,” Clark died April 18, 2012, following a heart attack.
Pop musician Davy Jones, perhaps best known as one of The Monkees, has died of an apparent heart attack.
Farewell to The Monkees’ Davy Jones, James “Red” Holloway, Dory Previn Shannon, Joe Thompson, Michael Davis, Ronnie Montrose, Robert Sherman, JImmy Ellis and Michael Hossack.
Goldmine bids farewell to Whitney Houston, Don Cornelius, King Stitt, Clare Fischer, Dick Kniss and David Peaston.
Farewell to artists and innovators Johnny Otis, Etta James, Jimmy Castor, Frank MIlano, Bob Weston, Robert Dickey, Ed Roman, Sam Rivers and Sean Bonniwell.
Farewell to Barbara Orbison, Dobie Gray, Billie Jo Spears, Bert Schneider, Thomas Roady, Don DeVito, Willard Tyler Sr., Howard Tate, Al Vega, John Larson, Barry Llewellyn, Paul Motian and Cesaria Evora.
It was the late 1960s when Roy Orbison met, fell in love with and wed his second wife, Barbara , the teenage daughter of a successful German dress manufacturer.
Farewell to Lee Pockriss, Heavy D, Yvonne “Dixie” Fasnacht, George Rountree, Beryl Davis, Arne Bue Jensen, Liz Anderson, Harold Davison, Hal Kanter and Cory Smoot.
Farewell to musicians and industry innovators including Billy Grammer, Jani Lane, Marshall Grant, Gene McDaniels, Delois Barrett Campbell, Dan Peek, Frank Foster, Gil Bernal, Joy Arroyo and Frank Martin