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A Look Back At the Obituaries From January 2016

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — It was a rough start to the year for music fans as icons like Glen Frey lost their lives in January.

We’re highlighting an obituary a day for the month of January. 2,735 more words


Maurice White

To say that this is all beginning to sound like a broken record is much too apt a comparison.  The music industry has once again been robbed of one of its visionary talents.   271 more words


Paul Kantner

Here we go again.  Jefferson Airplane’s co-founder and guitarist Paul Kantner has died of a heart attack at 74.

Kantner didn’t sing.  Kantner didn’t write the hit singles.   65 more words


A Look Back At the Obituaries From December 2015

SACRAMENTO (CBS13/AP) — Each month, CBS13 is taking a look back on those we’ve lost. This is a list featuring one person for each day in December. 2,349 more words


Alan Rickman

I just wanted to take a little break from my Bowie-fest–and from music altogether–to pay tribute to one of my favorite actors.  Alan Rickman has died.   283 more words


David Bowie

I was just scanning the news sites I visit before I went to bed, and I saw on KTLA’s site that David Bowie has died.  That’s pretty much one change I didn’t want to happen. 22 more words


"Sweet Georgia Brown"

I try to note the passings of icons from my childhood, musical or otherwise.  Today, I saw on ABC 7’s website that Meadowlark Lemon from the Harlem Globetrotters passed away Sunday at 83.   196 more words