It seems really weird to write this post. Not just because Prince has left this plane of existence at only 57. Not just because this is the most surreal year in the music business, and it’s only April. 439 more words
Tags » Obituaries
2016 continues to be a bitter year, with the sad news that another favourite actor of mine, Gareth Thomas, has died.
Whilst there’s no doubt that he’ll always be best remembered as Roj Blake, he made a score of other television appearances – a few of which I’d which to highlight. 340 more words
He produced their music. He gave them advice and knowledge. He introduced them to arrangement. He helped give them strings and horns and sound effects. He didn’t even like Pop/Rock when he got the job to produce the Beatles, but like everyone else who came into contact with the Liverpudlians, he knew there was something special about them. 52 more words
LOS ANGELES (AP) – George Kennedy, the hulking, tough-guy character actor who won an Academy Award for his portrayal of a savage chain-gang convict in the 1960s classic “Cool Hand Luke,” has died. 878 more words