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Soundgarden Singer Chris Cornell Dead at 52

Soundgarden lead singer Chris Cornell has suffered what is being described as a "sudden and unexpected" death at the age of 52.

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Ed Rode, Getty Images

Guitarist Corki Casey O’Dell Dead at 80

Corki Casey O'Dell, the widely respected guitarist whose early session work pioneered professional inroads for female musicians during rock's formative years, has died at the age of 80.

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Jimmy Copley / Facebook

Drummer Jimmy Copley Dies

British drummer Jimmy Copley, who performed with Tony Iommi, Paul Rodgers, Jeff Beck and many others, has died after a battle with leukemia.

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Mario Maglieri, ‘King of the Sunset Strip,’ Dies

Mario Maglieri owned three clubs on Los Angeles' Sunset Strip: Whisky a Go Go, the Rainbow Bar & Grill and the Roxy Theatre.

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Rick Diamond, Getty Images

Col. Bruce Hampton Dead at 70

Col. Bruce Hampton, the prolific guitarist whose tireless energy and avant-garde roots helped make him a musical statesman of the emerging jam scene, has died at the age of 70.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Oscar-Winning Talking Heads and Neil Young Director Jonathan Demme Dies

Jonathan Demme, the Academy Award-winning director of The Silence of the Lambs and several music documentaries, including Talking Heads' Stop Making Sense, has died.

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Bob Dylan’s Mr. Tambourine Man, Bruce Langhorne, Dead at 78

Bruce Langhorne, the guitarist who inspired Bob Dylan’s “Mr Tambourine Man,” has died at the age of 78 as a result of kidney failure.

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Michael Putland, Getty Images

Guitar Pioneer Allan Holdsworth Dies

Progressive rock and jazz fusion guitar pioneer Allan Holdsworth, who Eddie Van Halen called "the best, in my book," has died of unknown causes at the age of 70.

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Michael Putland, Getty Images

Founding Molly Hatchet Bassist Banner Thomas Dies

Bassist Banner Thomas, a member of Molly Hatchet's lineup during the band's earliest and most commercially successful years as a recording act, has died at the age of 63.

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RCA Records

Former Autograph Drummer Keni Richards Dead at 60

Keni Richards, a musician best known for his tenure as the original drummer for Autograph, has died at the age of 60.

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