The guitar virtuoso and leader of British rock band Ten Years After died from complications during a surgical procedure on March He was Alvin Lee's Long Road to Freedom
The Doors keyboardist and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee passed away from bile-duct cancer on May at a clinic in Germany. Manzarek was Ray Manzarek: A Tribute Playlist
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Philip Chevron, who was the guitarist for the Pogues, died Oct. 8 after a battle with cancer. He was The Irishman first joined the band .
Gospel group The Staple Singers, (clockwise from top left): Mavis Staples, Pervis Staples, Cleotha Staples, and Roebuck 'Pops' Staples pose for a publicty shot circa
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Lou Reed, standing in front of a wooden fence, holding a motorcycle helmet.
Alan Myers, Devo's most well-known drummer, lost his battle with cancer on June Band member Mark Mothersbaugh said in a statement that Myers' style on the drums helped define the band's early sound.
Parliament-Funkadelic Bassist Cordell 'Boogie' Mosson Dead at 60