Rock Scully, the longtime manager of the Grateful Dead and a fixture on the Bay Area rock scene, has passed away at the age of 73 following a struggle with lung cancer.
John Fry, the founder of Memphis' Ardent Studios, has died at the age of 69.
Acclaimed engineer and producer John Hampton died December 12 after a battle with cancer.
Jon Ster, a multi-instrumentalist with Lillian Axe (and pictured above second from the right), has died after suffering a heart attack in Dallas.
Ian McLagan, the legendary keyboardist who was a member of the Small Faces and the Faces, has died.
Bobby Keys, the saxophone player who played on some of the Rolling Stones' biggest and best songs, has died.
Sally Estabrook had been missing since Oct. 4.
Drummer Johnny Elichaoff, known as Johnny Toobad during a stint with King Crimson's Robert Fripp, has died in an apparent suicide.
Gary Lane, who played bass on the Standells' 1966 garage-rock classic, 'Dirty Water,' died on Nov. 5 after an 18-month battle with lung cancer.
Rick Rosas, a longtime bassist with Neil Young, has died at 65.