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Aptil 11, 2014 Folksinger Jesse Winchester has died at age 69.

March 23, 2014
Dave Brockie, lead singer of shock rock masters GWAR, has died at age 50.

March 15, 2014
Scott Asheton, co-founder and drummer for the influential proto-punk band the Stooges, has died. He was 64.

February 17, 2014
Bob Casale, guitarist and founding member of Devo, has died from health complications that led to a sudden heart failure. He was only 61.

January 31, 2014
Anna Gordy Gaye, older sister of Motown founder Berry Gordy and ex-wife of singer Marvin Gaye, has died at her Los Angeles home at age 92.

January 27, 2014
Pete Seeger, folksinger and great warrior for love, peace, equality, workers rights and the environment, has lived his lifetime at age 94.

January 19, 2014
Steven Fromholz, a singer/songwriter from Texas who was once a member of Steven Stills' band Manassas, has died after a freak hunting accident.

January 18, 2014
Dennis Hardy "Fergie" Frederiksen, former Toto, Trillion and Le Roux singer died after a long battle with cancer.

January 3, 2014
Saul Zaentz, once owner of Fantasy Records and long-time foe of John Fogerty, has died at the age of 92.

January 3, 2014
Phil Everly, younger brother of Don Everly and one half of the legendary vocal harmony duo The Everly Brothers, has died in California at age 74.

January 2, 2014
John "Jay" Traynor was the original lead singer and co-founder of the 1960's group Jay and the Americans.

December 20, 2013
Dave Richards was an English born record producer who worked with Queen, David Bowie, Iggy Pop and produced Live at Montreux recordings.

December 16, 2013
Ray Price, a country singer known as "The Cherokee Cowboy", has died at age 87.

November 29, 2013
Dick Dodd, the singer and drummer for the Los Angeles rock group The Standells, has died after a battle with cancer.

October 27, 2013
Lou Reed, guitarist for the Velvet Underground who later had a highly successful solo career, has died of liver failure at the age of 71.

September 15, 2013
Jackie Lomax, a British guitarist and singer-songwriter best known for his association with George Harrison and Eric Clapton, has died at age 69.

September 12, 2013 Ray Dolby, an American inventor, audio pioneer and founder of Dolby Laboratories, has died at his home in San Francisco.

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