Category Archives: ROCK AND ROLL

Samuel Lawrence Taylor June 26, 1942 – August 19, 2019

Samuel Lawrence Taylor June 26, 1942 – August 19, 2019 was an American bass guitarist, best known for his work as a member of Canned Heat from 1967. Before joining Canned Heat he had been a session bassist for The … Continue reading

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Malcolm John Rebennack November 20, 1941–June 6, 2019, Dr. John

Malcolm John Rebennack November 20, 1941–June 6, 2019, better known by his stage name Dr. John, was an American singer and songwriter. His music combines blues, pop, jazz, boogie woogie and rock and roll. Active as a session musician since … Continue reading

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Roger Kynard “Roky” Erickson July 15, 1947 – May 31, 2019

Roger Kynard was an American singer-songwriter, harmonica player, and guitarist from Texas. He was a founding member of The 13th Floor Elevators and a pioneer of the psychedelic rock genre. His first notable group was The Spades, who scored a … Continue reading

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