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Ken Hensley Passed Away

November 5, 2020

It was exactly 21 years ago that I published my with Ken Hensley, having contacted him much earlier, so it looks like our friendship lasted for about a quarter of a century – more than a half of my life … Continue reading

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Steve York Has Died

October 14, 2020

Steve York always had a great story to tell – a historical background to a photo or a video with him in – and it didn’t feel too surprising, given the bassist extraordinaire graced many a significant ensemble with his … Continue reading

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Lee Kerslake Passed Away

September 19, 2020

The great Lee Kerslake has died today, aged 73, after a long, exhausting battle with cancer. “My love for music is keeping me fighting against all the odds,” he told me when we for the last time, and indeed, music … Continue reading

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Pete Way Passed Away

August 14, 2020

Pete Way was one of those rockers who seemed to be indestructible, if not immortal, but the survivor of substance abuse, cancer and heart attack – a regular roll call for any rock veteran – died on August 14th at … Continue reading

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Del Newman Passed Away

August 10, 2020

Regular classic rock aficionados may not know it but they’re very familiar with the oeuvre of the immensely talented Del Newman who died on August 10th. The sweeping strings on Elton John’s “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” and Rod Stewart’s “Do … Continue reading

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