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Leonard Nimoy

I don’t really feel like a song today.  My inner Sci-fi geek is too sad.

Now if only we had a Genesis planet to send Leonard Nimoy’s body to so he could be reborn, and we could have more years with his talent and good humor.

Live long and prosper.


Lesley Gore, 'It's My Party' Singer-Songwriter, Dies At 68

NEW YORK (AP) – Singer-songwriter Lesley Gore, who topped the charts in 1963 with her epic song of teenage angst, “It’s My Party,” and followed it up with the hits “Judy’s Turn to Cry,” ”You Don’t Own Me” and the feminist anthem “You Don’t Own Me,” died Monday. 325 more words


Yuba City Veteran Was Oldest Survivor Of Pearl Harbor Attack From USS Arizona

YUBA CITY, Calif. (AP) – The oldest living crew member of the battleship USS Arizona to have survived the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor has died in Northern California at the age of 100. 368 more words


A.J. Masters

Art wasn’t famous.  He played in bars and restaurants, small gatherings and festivals.  He made some records of his own, but they weren’t exactly chartbusters, so he made a living writing songs and playing with other musicians in Nashville (with some side trips into other jobs to pay the bills).   177 more words


Green Jelly Guitarist/Producer CJ Buscaglia Dies

Former Green Jelly guitarist and producer CJ Buscaglia (aka Jesus Quisp) passed away Friday, January 16, 2015, in his hometown of Buffalo, NY. He was 51. 12 more words

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Runaways Producer & Rock Icon Kim Fowley Has Died

Legendary Runaways producer and Los Angeles rock legend Kim Fowley died today after a long battle with cancer, although no official cause of death has been released at…

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Samuel Goldwyn Jr., 88, Was Champion For Independent Films As Producer

LOS ANGELES (AP) – Samuel Goldwyn Jr., a champion of the independent film movement and son to one of the founding fathers of Hollywood cinema, has died. 242 more words