Category Archives: RIP

R.I.P.

These are some music people that I miss.  I worked with most of them extensively, some I worked with briefly, some were good friends, and a few I barely knew. I have fond memories of all of them.

Ahmet Ertegun, 1923 -2006

Alan Spenner, 1948 – 1991

Andy Bailey

Bo Diddley, 1928 -2008

Bobby Campbell, 1942 – 1997

Charlie Charles, 1945 – 1990

Charlie Thomas,

Dave “Wilkie” Wilkinson,

Dave “Snaker” Ray, 1943 – 2002

Dave Thompson

Dick Heckstall-Smith, 1934 – 2004

Doris Jackson, 1942 – 2000

Doug Maynard

Gary Moore 1952 – 2011

Gary Windo, 1941 – 1992

Graham Bell 1948 – 2008

Graham Bond, 1937 – 1974

Ian Green

Isaac Guillory, 1947 – 2000

Jack McDuff, 1926 – 2001

Jerry Wexler, 1917 – 2008

Joanne Kelly, 1944 -1990

Joel Johnson, 1948 – 2003

John Martyn,  1948 -2009

Jon Lee

Keef Hartley 1944 – 2011

Kim Gardner, 1946 – 2001

Laura Branigan, 1957 – 2004

Lee Vanderbilt 193? -2015

Lol Coxhill 1932- – 2012

Long John Baldry, 1941 – 2005

Louis Borenuis, 1949 – 2009

Maurice ” Mo” Stephenson

Michael Harrington

Micky Waller, 1941 – 2008

Mike Montgomery,

Mike Nichols

Mike Patto, 1942 – 1979

Mitch Mitchell, 1947 – 2008

Ollie Halsall, 1949 – 1992

Percy Strother, 1946 – 2005

Pete Gavin Rowney  1946 -2016

Peter Doyle, 1949 – 2001

Race Newton 1927 – 2003

Ray Draper, 1940 -1982

Reg Isidore 1949 – 2009

Rick O’Dell,

Robert Palmer, 1949 – 2003

Sam Mitchell, 1950 -2005 The Blues Slide Guitar Maestro Remembered 

Steve “KIller” Kilbride, 1951- 1991

Tony Ashton, 1946 – 200

Tony Sheridan 1940 – 2013

Viola Wills 1939 – 2009