Category Archives: ROCK AND ROLL

James Purify May 12, 1944 January 22, 2021

James & Bobby Purify were an R&B singing duo, whose biggest hits were “I’m Your Puppet” in 1966, which reached number six in the US Billboard Hot 100 chart and in a re-recorded version number 12 in the UK Singles … Continue reading

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John Voorhis “Tim” Bogert III August 27, 1944 January 13, 2021

John Voorhis “Tim” Bogert III August 27, 1944 January 13, 2021 was an American musician. He graduated from Ridgefield Memorial High School in his hometown of Ridgefield, New Jersey in 1963. As a bass guitarist and vocalist he was best … Continue reading

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Gerard Marsden 24 September 1942 – 3 January 2021

Gerard Marsden 24 September 1942 – 3 January 2021 was an English musician and television personality, best known for being leader of the Merseybeat band Gerry and the Pacemakers.Their first single was “How Do You Do It,” This was the … Continue reading

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Leslie West-Leslie Weinstein October 22, 1945 – December 22, 2020

Leslie West-Leslie Weinstein October 22, 1945 – December 22, 2020 was an American rock guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter. He was best known as a founding member and co-lead vocalist of the hard rock band Mountain.Mountain was an American hard rock … Continue reading

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