Greg Ham from Men At Work has passed away.

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Jason Tate on 04/20/12 - 12:00 PM
Levon Helm (The Band) has passed away.

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Jason Tate on 04/19/12 - 12:55 PM
Dick Clark has passed away at 82.
Jason Tate on 04/18/12 - 01:15 PM
Kurt Cobain passed away 18 years ago today.
Jason Tate on 04/05/12 - 10:41 AM
The Monkees' singer Davy Jones passed away this morning as the result of a heart attack at the age of 66. May he rest in peace. (PureVolume has posted a small collection of Monkees' covers by modern artists).
Alex DiVincenzo on 02/29/12 - 11:13 AM
Guitarist Christopher Reimer of Women (and touring member of The Dodos) died in his sleep on Tuesday at the age of 26. The cause of death has not been determined yet.
Paul Tao on 02/22/12 - 11:34 AM
Whitney Houston has died at the age of 48.
Joe DeAndrea on 02/11/12 - 06:20 PM
Singer Etta James has died at the age of 73.
Joe DeAndrea on 01/20/12 - 09:49 AM
Johnny Otis, the "godfather of rhythm and blues," died Tuesday in Los Angeles at the age of 90.
Jason Tate on 01/19/12 - 10:30 AM
Producer Jeff "Critter" Newell (Blink-182, Angels & Airwaves) passed way at the age of 45 on December 31. May he rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/03/12 - 08:18 AM
Woods of Ypres frontman David Gold was killed in a car accident last night at the age of 31. Our thoughts are with his family and friends. May he rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/23/11 - 09:03 AM
Music industry exec John Atterberry died today after being randomly shot by a gunman in Hollywood on Friday.
Paul Tao on 12/12/11 - 06:59 PM
Damone drummer Dustin Hengst has passed away.

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Jason Tate on 12/09/11 - 12:39 PM
Dobie Gray, most famous for his hit "Drift Away," has died of cancer at the age of 71.
Paul Tao on 12/08/11 - 09:51 AM
Comedian Patrice O'Neal passed away yesterday due to complications of a stroke he suffered last month.
Keagan Ilvonen on 11/30/11 - 06:01 AM
The Maddigans bassist Thaddeus Lake was killed in a car accident on Saturday. May he rest in peace. A statement from the band can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/28/11 - 10:43 AM
Gwar frontman Dave "Oderus Urungus" Brockie issued a statement regarding the death of guitarist Cory Smoot. Read it in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/05/11 - 05:34 AM
James Van Doren, co-founder of Vans, has passed away at the age of 72.
Paul Tao on 11/03/11 - 02:48 PM
Gwar guitarist Cory "Flattus Maximus" Smoot has passed away. May he rest in peace. A statement from frontman Dave Brockie can be found in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 11/03/11 - 01:19 PM
Blake Solomon on 10/26/11 - 08:45 AM
Today marks the 25th anniversary of the death of Metallica bassist Cliff Burton.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/27/11 - 03:42 PM
French producer and DJ DJ Mehdi (from Ed Banger Records) passed away last night after the roof of his house collapsed while hosting his friend and musical partner DJ Riton's birthday party. He was 34.
Paul Tao on 09/13/11 - 09:18 AM
Friendly Fires trumpet player Richard Turner has passed away from a heart attack at age 27.
Paul Tao on 08/19/11 - 01:18 PM
Former Warrant singer Jani Lane has passed away at the age of 47. Rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/11/11 - 08:18 PM
Only Living Witness drummer Eric Stevenson passed away at the age of 42 after a battle with melanoma. May he rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 08/09/11 - 12:12 PM
Ryan Shaw, singer, songwriter and guitar player for The Early Strike, passed away last Tuesday morning from a rare but aggressive pediatric cancer called DSRCT. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family.
Matthew Tsai on 07/29/11 - 03:58 PM
Amy Winehouse has passed away at the age of 27.
Paul Tao on 07/23/11 - 09:32 AM
Ryan Dunn (of Jackass fame) passed away early this morning from a car accident in PA. He will be missed.
Ryan Gardner on 06/20/11 - 08:52 AM
Clarence Clemons, the saxophonist for Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band, passed away today at the age of 69.
Drew Beringer on 06/18/11 - 07:43 PM
Convict Dexter Issac recently admitted to shooting Tupac.

Submitted by I'm DC
Matthew Tsai on 06/17/11 - 01:07 PM
A second person has died at Bonnaroo this year.
Paul Tao on 06/14/11 - 01:37 PM
Anal C*nt frontman Seth Putnam passed away at the age of 43 yesterday as the result of a heart attack. May he rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 06/12/11 - 07:24 AM
Die Antwoord collaborator and musician Leon Botha has died from complications with the disease progeria. He was one of the world's oldest survivors of progeria.
Paul Tao on 06/06/11 - 03:12 PM
Legendary musician and poet, Gil Scott-Heron passed away yesterday at the age of 62.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/28/11 - 04:28 AM
Cali Swag District member M-Bone was killed in a drive by shooting.

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Matthew Tsai on 05/16/11 - 10:55 PM
Skatalite drummer Lloyd Knib has passed away. R.I.P.
Blake Solomon on 05/13/11 - 06:57 AM
Poly Styrene, the lead singer of legendary punk band X-Ray Spex, has passed away. Our thoughts are with her family and friends.
Kyle Huntington on 04/26/11 - 03:03 AM
TV On The Radio bassist Gerard Smith has passed away after battling lung cancer. Future tour dates have been cancelled. Rest in peace.
Kyle Huntington on 04/20/11 - 01:12 PM
Nate Dogg has passed away at the age of 41.
Keagan Ilvonen on 03/15/11 - 11:38 PM
On this day in 1997, Notorious B.I.G. was murdered. Remember Christopher Wallace in the replies if you wish.
Blake Solomon on 03/09/11 - 10:32 AM
Mark Tulin, bassist of The Electric Prunes, has passed away. He was working with The Smashing Pumpkins.

Submitted by abusedcat
Matthew Tsai on 03/01/11 - 04:50 PM
Rob Viti of The Track Record recently passed away. Please keep his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Submitted by streetcar
Matthew Tsai on 02/27/11 - 05:15 PM
Today would have been Kurt Cobain's 44th birthday.
Blake Solomon on 02/20/11 - 11:00 AM
Jeff Jacobs of Temporary Residence Records artist The Drift recently lost his long battle with cancer. He will be missed.

Submitted by Jsmall
Matthew Tsai on 01/19/11 - 07:54 PM
Scottish singer/songwriter Gerry Rafferty, best known for his 1972 hit "Stuck in the Middle With You", passed away at the age of 63. May he rest in peace.
Alex DiVincenzo on 01/04/11 - 02:32 PM
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