Category Archives: ROCK AND ROLL

James Walter Rodford (7 July 1941 – 20 January 2018

James Walter Rodford (7 July 1941 – 20 January 2018) was an English musician, who played bass guitar for several British rock groups. He was a founding member of Argent, which was led by his cousin Rod Argent, and performed … Continue reading

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Ray Thomas, Moody Blues Founding Member

Ray Thomas, Moody Blues Founding Member (29 December 1941 – 4 January 2018) was an English musician, flautist, singer and composer in the UK rock band The Moody Blues.Thomas and Pinder then recruited guitarist Denny Laine, drummer Graeme Edge, and … Continue reading

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Pat DiNizio (October 12, 1955 – December 12, 2017) The Smithereens

Pat DiNizio (October 12, 1955 – December 12, 2017) was the lead singer, songwriter, and member of the band The Smithereens, which he formed in 1980 with Jim Babjak, Dennis Diken, and Mike Mesaros, from Carteret, New Jersey. DiNizio died on December 12, 2017. According to bandmates, … Continue reading

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