obituary

R.I.P. Dust La Rock, co-founder of Fool’s Gold Records

Label co-founder and creative director dies at 38.

Nick Talbot

R.I.P. Nick Talbot of Gravenhurst

Gravenhurst frontman dead at 37.

Charles M. Young

Remembering Charles M. Young

A tribute to the legendary music journalist, as we mourn his passing.

Robin Williams

?uestlove pays tribute to Robin Williams

“Man. The smallest gesture can mean the world to you.”

Johnny Winter

R.I.P. Johnny Winter

Texas blues legend dead at 70.

Horace Silver

R.I.P. Horace Silver

Legendary jazz pianist dead at 85.

HR Giger

R.I.P. H.R. Giger

Legendary artist and designer dead at 74.

DJ Rashad

R.I.P. DJ Rashad

Pioneering footwork DJ dead at 35.

Frankie Knuckles

R.I.P. Frankie Knuckles

House music legend dead at 59.

Scott Asheton

R.I.P. Scott Asheton of The Stooges

Drummer for The Stooges dead at 64.

Monks

R.I.P. Gary Burger, singer of The Monks

Frontman of influential psychedelic band has died at 72 of pancreatic cancer.

Bob Casale

R.I.P. Bob Casale of Devo

Legendary new waver dead at 61.

Pete Seeger

R.I.P. Pete Seeger

Legendary folk singer/activist passes away at 94.

School of Seven Bells

R.I.P. Benjamin Curtis of School of Seven Bells

Dallas musician loses battle with cancer at 35.

Lou Reed

R.I.P. Lou Reed

The Velvet Underground founder and musical provocateur is dead at 71.

George Duke

R.I.P. George Duke

Jazz-fusion pioneer dead at 67.

Ray Manzarek

R.I.P. Ray Manzarek

Legendary Doors keyboardist and founder passes away at age 74.

Jeff Hanneman

R.I.P. Jeff Hanneman of Slayer

Slayer founder and guitarist dead at 49.

George Jones

R.I.P. George Jones

Country superstar dead at 81.