Buzzcocks’ Pete Shelley Dead At 63

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Pete ShelleyPete Shelley, co-founder of the great and influential English punk band Buzzcocks, has died, the BBC reports. According to Buzzcocks’ management, Shelley died of a suspected heart attack Thursday at his home in Estonia. He was 63. More »

LFO Singer Devin Lima Dead At 41

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LFO singer Devin Lima died at age 41 on Wednesday morning (11/21) following a yearlong battle with stage 4 cancer, according to TMZ. More »

Roy Clark Dead At 85

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Roy ClarkCountry star Roy Clark, the guitar virtuoso and singer who headlined the cornpone TV show Hee Haw for nearly a quarter century and was known for such hits as “Yesterday When I Was Young” and “Honeymoon Feeling,” has died. He was 85. More »

Former Deerhunter Bassist Josh Fauver Has Died

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Former Deerhunter bassist Josh Fauver has reportedly died. “Very difficult times now,” the band wrote on an Instagram post featuring a picture of Fauver. A friend of Fauver’s wrote in another post, “A huge part of me died with this man when I learned of his passing—I shall be forever destroyed. RIP my dearest friend, … More »

The World Is A Beautiful Place Founding Vocalist Tom Diaz Has Died

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Tom Diaz, founding vocalist and keyboard player of the World Is A Beautiful Place & I Am No Longer Afraid To Die, has passed away. The Connecticut-based band announced the news in a Facebook post today. “We are incredibly heartbroken about the passing of Tom Diaz. He was an extremely talented artist, with such a … More »

Roy Hargrove Dead At 49

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Roy HargroveJazz trumpeter Roy Hargrove has died, NPR reports. According to his longtime manager, Hargrove went into cardiac arrest after being admitted to a New York City hospital last night for kidney function-related issues; he had been on dialysis for many years. He was 49. More »

R.I.P. American Primitive Guitarist Mark Fosson

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Mark FossonAmerican Primitive guitarist Mark Fosson has passed away following a battle with cancer. The news was announced by his most recent label, Drag City. “All our dealings with Mark were sweet — his communications with the label were grateful and generous, and we were delighted to spend time with him in August of 2017 when … More »

The Residents’ Hardy Fox Dead At 73

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The ResidentsHardy Fox, the primary composer for the avant-garde musical collective known as the Residents, has died. According to a post on the Residents’ website, Fox “succumbed to a brief illness” after “a series of recent health problems.” A banner atop Fox’s website elaborates that brain cancer was his ultimate cause of … More »

Baba Oje Of Arrested Development Dies At 87

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Babe OjeGrammy-winning hip-hop collective Arrested Development is mourning the death of Baba Oje, the group’s longtime spiritual elder, who died at age 87 on Friday (10/26) following a long battle with acute leukemia. More »

NYHC Guitarist Todd Youth (Warzone, Murphy’s Law, Danzig) Dead At 47

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Todd Youth, the New York hardcore legend who played guitar in bands like Agnostic Front, Warzone, Murphy’s Law, and Danzig, has reportedly passed away at the age of 47. Ras Israel Joseph I, Youth’s bandmate from his most recent band, Fireburn, wrote in a Facebook post, “There are no words to express how … More »