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Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Dies

Former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza has died after suffering what one concert-goer described as a seizure during a performance by his band Ohm last night.

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Beatles Press Officer Tony Barrow, Creator of the Term ‘Fab Four,’ Dies

Barrow was the press officer for the group from 1962-68.

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Rhino

Groundbreaking Guitarist Lonnie Mack Dead at 74

Lonnie Mack, the pioneering blues guitarist whose work helped expand and redefine his instrument's role in modern music, has died of natural causes at the age of 74.

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Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Prince Dead at Age 57

Prince was one of music's most prolific, eccentric and influential performers over the last few decades.

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Gib Guilbeau, Former Flying Burrito Brother, Dead at 78

Gib Guilbeau, a multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and vocalist who served as a linchpin of the latter-day Flying Burrito Brothers lineup, has died at the age of 78.

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Jimmie Van Zant, Cousin of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Ronnie Van Zant, Dies at 59

Van Zant, who died of liver cancer on April 7, released three Southern rock albums in his lifetime.

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Dennis Davis, Drummer With David Bowie, Dies

The late Dennis Davis made important contributions to every David Bowie album between 1975's 'Young Americans' and 1980's 'Scary Monsters.'

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Andy ‘Thunderclap’ Newman of ‘Something in the Air’ Fame Dies at 73

Newman was a protege of the Who's Pete Townshend, who produced and played bass for the band.

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Blue Murder Keyboardist Nik Green Dies

Blue Murder keyboardist Nik Green died last night (March 13) after what his former bandmate Tony Franklin called "a brave battle with cancer."

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Keith Emerson of Emerson Lake and Palmer Dies

Emerson Lake and Palmer bandmate Carl Palmer has confirmed that Keith Emerson passed last night in Santa Monica, Calif.

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