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YoungWillz

Posted 03 April 2015 - 10:15 PM

"Sandy Mason Theoret, whose work was recorded by Crystal Gayle, Garth Brooks, Johnny Cash, John Prine, George Jones and more, passed away on April 1 due to complications from pancreatic cancer." She was 71. http://www.tennessea...-dies/25263935/


YoungWillz

Posted 23 March 2015 - 01:25 PM

Don Robertson, Nashville Hall of Famer, obituary. http://www.legacy.co...n&pid=174448789


gcreptile

Posted 20 March 2015 - 12:49 PM

 

Ervin Drake, who wrote the English lyrics to Quando, Quando, Quando and also It was a Very Good Year (covered by Frank Sinatra) and I Believe (Frankie Laine, The Bachelors, Robson & Jerome et al). has died aged 95.

ITS NOT A VERY GOOD YEAR FOR HIM WAS IT !  

 

Indeed, and I believe we know now quando he died.


John Kettley

Posted 20 March 2015 - 12:39 PM

Michael Brown, keyboard player and chief songwriter of the excellent '60s baroque 'n' rollers The Left Banke, has walked away aged 65. Was just sweet 16 when he wrote this...

 

 

 

 

 


Posted 16 January 2015 - 01:17 AM

Ervin Drake, who wrote the English lyrics to Quando, Quando, Quando and also It was a Very Good Year (covered by Frank Sinatra) and I Believe (Frankie Laine, The Bachelors, Robson & Jerome et al). has died aged 95.

ITS NOT A VERY GOOD YEAR FOR HIM WAS IT !  


time

Posted 15 January 2015 - 09:10 PM

Ervin Drake, who wrote the English lyrics to Quando, Quando, Quando and also It was a Very Good Year (covered by Frank Sinatra) and I Believe (Frankie Laine, The Bachelors, Robson & Jerome et al). has died aged 95.


Posted 05 December 2014 - 11:56 AM

Bob Montgomery, who co-wrote a few of Buddy Holly's hits and penned much-covered pop standard Misty Blue, has died aged 77.

http://www.hollywood...montgomery-dead

maryportfuncity

Posted 24 November 2014 - 09:23 AM

Clive Palmer, founding member of the Incredible String Band.
https://www.facebook...749113405164004

Yeah, saw this on Wizz Jones' Facebook page. Not sure if he belongs on this thread or the Old Folkies one, either way; highly obitable...loads of broadsheet reading types grew up on that kind of folk.

ObakeFilter

Posted 23 November 2014 - 11:47 PM

Clive Palmer, founding member of the Incredible String Band.
https://www.facebook...749113405164004

John Kettley

Posted 12 September 2014 - 07:38 AM

Bob Crewe, co-wrote most of the Four Seasons hits as well as The Sun Ain't Gonna Shine, Lady Marmalade and Music to Watch Girls By.

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