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Kenneth William David Hensley 24 August 1945 4 November 2020

Kenneth William David Hensley 24 August 1945 4 November 2020 was an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer, best known for his work with Uriah Heep during the 1970s.He wrote or co-wrote the majority of Uriah Heep’s songs during this period, … Continue reading

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Spencer Davis Spencer David Nelson Davies; 17 July 1939 – 19 October 2020

Spencer Davis Spencer David Nelson Davies;17 July 1939 – 19 October 2020 was a Welsh multi-instrument musician and founder of the 1960s beat band the Spencer Davis Group They adopted the name the Spencer DavisGroup because Davis was the only … Continue reading

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Edward Lodewijk Van Halen January 26, 1955 – October 6, 2020

Edward Lodewijk Van Halen January 26, 1955 – October 6, 2020) was a Dutch-born American musician, songwriter, producer, and inventor. He was the main songwriter and founder—with brother and drummer Alex Van Halen, bassist Mark Stone, and singer David Lee … Continue reading

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Francis Rocco Prestia Jr. March 7, 1951 – September 29, 2020

Francis Rocco Prestia Jr. (March 7, 1951 – September 29, 2020) was an American bassist, best known for his work with the funk band Tower of Power. Prestia started playing electric guitar as an adolescent. When he auditioned for Emilio … Continue reading

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