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Yes Co-Founder Chris Squire Dies

Co-founding bassist Chris Squire has died at age 67 after a battle with leukemia.

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Vittorio Zunino Celotto, Getty Images

Acting Legend and Unlikely Metal Star Christopher Lee Dies at 93

Christopher Lee, the knighted British actor who made a name for himself playing Dracula in a series of Hammer Film Productions releases — and an unlikely second act as a heavy metal singer — has died at the age of 93.

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Facebook

Longtime Tour Manager and Sound Engineer Aaron Dilks Dies

Aaron Dilks -- a tour manager and live sound engineer who worked with a long, diverse list of acts that included Journey, Anthrax and Cee-Lo Green -- passed away suddenly Sunday night.

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Hulton Archive, Three Lions, Getty Images

Folk Legend Jean Ritchie, Inspiration to Bob Dylan and Others, Dies at 92

Folksinger Jean Ritchie passed away June 1 at the age of 92.

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Columbia
Columbia

Heaven Frontman Allan Fryer Dies

Allan Fryer, singer for the Australian band Heaven who once auditioned to front AC/DC, has died after a lengthy battle with cancer.

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Evening Standard, Getty Images

Beatles Costume Designer Julie Harris Dies at 94

Julie Harris, the Oscar-winning costume designer whose screen credits included the Beatles and James Bond, has passed away at the age of 94.

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A&M Records / Terry Wyatt, Getty Images

Joe Summers, Record Executive, Dies, Tommy Shaw Pays Tribute

Joe Summers spent 25 years at A&M Canada, eventually becoming its chairman.

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Twitter / Matthias Nareyek, Getty Images

U2′s Tour Manager, Dennis Sheehan, Dies

Dennis Sheehan, U2's longtime tour manager, was found dead in a Los Angeles hotel this morning.

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Bruce Lundvall, Record Label Executive, Dies

In a 50-year career, Lundvall ran CBS Records for a stretch and restored the Blue Note label.

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Vertigo Records
Vertigo Records

Mac Poole, Veteran British Drummer, Dies

Mac Poole, who was approached by Robert Plant to be Led Zeppelin's drummer, died on May 21 after a long battle with throat cancer.

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