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Jim Pembroke Passed Away

October 10, 2021

It may seem strange yet, without one Englishman, Finnish popular music as we know it couldn’t have been shaped – and the artist in question wasn’t one of The Fabs, but a singer and keyboard player named Jim Pembroke who … Continue reading

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Darrell Bath Has Left The Building

September 28, 2021

Darrell Bath could have been a missing link between classic rock royalty and new punk rebellion – only the English guitarist, who passed away today, has never been actually missing. While many a listener knew the veteran from his stint … Continue reading

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Commander Cody Passed Away

September 26, 2021

Uncompromising and never suffering fools gladly, George Frayne had all the rights to be called Commander Cody, after a sci-fi character, but first of all he was an authoritative piano player and the leader of HIS LOST PLANET AIRMEN – … Continue reading

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John Lawton Passed Away

July 6, 2021

It’s difficult to believe but my friend , mostly known as a vocalist with LES HUMPHRIES SINGERS, and LUCIFER’S FRIEND, died on June 29th less than two weeks shy of his 75th anniversary. He was no ordinary man by any … Continue reading

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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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