DEAD MUSICIANS 2017

 

 

 

 MUSICIANS WHO DIED IN 2017

 

 

 

 

 

JANUARY 7

NAT HENTOFF  /  DOWN BEAT, JAZZTIMES, VILLAGE VOICE, NYT, WSJ, CANDID RECORDS

JANUARY 15

TERRY CRYER  /  JAZZ & BLUES PHOTOGRAPHER 

JANUARY 16

WILLIAM ONYEABOR

CHARLES "BOBO" SHAW 

JANUARY 18

MIKE KELLIE

JANUARY 20

CHUCK STEWART  /  JAZZ PHOTOGRAPHER, OVER 2000 ALBUMS ON IMPULSE, CHESS, MERCURY, REPRISE, VERVE RECORDS / ESQUIRE, PARIS MATCH, THE NEW YORK TIMES  

JANUARY 21

JAKI LIEBEZEIT  /  TETE MONTOLIU, CHET BAKER, CAN, BRIAN ENO, JAH WOBBLE

MAGGIE ROCHE 

JANUARY 24

BUTCH TRUCKS

JANUARY 28

GEOFF NICHOLLS

JANUARY 31

JOHN WETTON  /  KING CRIMSON, ASIA, WISHBONE ASH, ROXY MUSIC, URIAH HEEP

FEBRUARY 4

SCULLY  (NOEL BATHOLOMEW SIMMS)  /  THE AGGROVATORS  / THE HEPTONES 

FEBRUARY 5

DAVID AXELROD

FEBRUARY 7

SVEND ASMUSSEN 

FEBRUARY 12

BARBARA CARROLL 

AL JARREAU

FEBRUARY 17

ALAN ALDRIDGE  /  THE BEATLES, APPLE CORPS

FEBRUARY 18

CLYDE STUBBLEFIELD

FEBRUARY 19

LARRY CORYELL  /  CHARLES MINGUS, CHET BAKER, JIM PEPPER, JCOA, EMILY REMLER

FEBRUARY 23

HORACE PARLAN  /  DEXTER GORDON, ROLAND KIRK, LANGSTON HUGHES, ARCHIE SHEPP, CHARLES MINGUS 

MARCH 3

MISHA MENGELBERG  /  ERIC DOLPHY, ICP, HAN BENNINK, LOUIS ANDRIESSEN

MARCH 11

EVAN JOHNS  /  THE H-BOMBS 

MARCH 16

JAMES COTTON

MARCH 17

DEREK WALCOTT  /  POET, WRITER, PLAYWRIGHT, PROFESSOR, NOBEL PRIZE 1992 / PAUL SIMON, DREADZONE  

MARCH 18

CHUCK BERRY

MARCH 20

BUCK HILL 

MARCH 23

ALAN GRIFFITHS

MARCH 27

ARTHUR BLYTHE  /  GIL EVANS, HORACE TAPSCOTT, WSQ, THE LEADERS 

APRIL 1

LONNIE BROOKS

BOB CUNNINGHAM 

YEVGENY YEVTUSHENKO 

APRIL 11

J. GEILS

APRIL 13

MIKA VAINIO / PAN SONIC

APRIL 14

BRUCE LANGHORNE

APRIL 15

ALLAN HOLDSWORTH

MAY 3

SAXA   (LIONEL AUGUSTUS MARTIN)  /  THE BEAT

C'EL REVUELTA  /  BLACK FLAG

MAY 8

DAVE PELL  /  ART PEPPER, PEPPER ADAMS, BENNY CARTER, MEL LEWIS, RED MITCHELL, JOHN WILLIAMS, SHORTY ROGERS, JIMMY GIUFFRE 

 MAY 14

TOM McCLUNG

MAY 17

CHRIS CORNELL  /  SOUNDGARDEN, AUDIOSLAVE, TEMPLE OF THE DOG

MAY 22

MICKEY ROKER  /  DIZZY GILLESPIE, ART FARMER, SONNY ROLLINS, HERBIE HANCOCK, GIGI GRYCE, HANK JONES

MAY 27

GREGG ALLMAN  /  ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND

MAY 28

ELZBIETA CHOJNACKA

MAY 31

JIŘI BĚLOHLÁVEK

JUNE 13

ANITA PALLENBERG  /  ROLLING STONES, BARBARELLA, PERFORMANCE, THE LIVING THEATRE, ANDY WARHOL'S FACTORY, JEAN-LUC GODARD - SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL, CANDY 

JUNE 20

PRODIGY  /  MOBB DEEP, BUDD JOHNSON, FF COLLINS - THE CRYSTALS 

JUNE 27

GERI ALLEN  /  ORNETTE COLEMAN, BETTY CARTER, WOODY SHAW, CHARLES LLOYD

JUNE 28

PHIL COHRAN  /  SUN RA ARKESTRA, AACM, ARTISTIC HERITAGE ENSEMBLE

GARY DeCARLO  /  STEAM

JULY 4

JOHN BLACKWELL  /  PRINCE, PATTI LaBELLE, BOOTSY'S RUBBER BAND

JULY 5

PIERRE HENRY  /  PIERRE SCHAEFFER, MAURICE BÉJART, SPOOKY TOOTH

JULY 6

MELVYN "DEACON" JONES  /  BABY HUEY & THE BABYSITTERS, FREDDIE KING, JOHN LEE HOOKER, CURTIS MAYFIELD, ALBERT COLLINS, BUDDY MILES, GREGG ALLMAN, ELVIN BISHOP

JULY 12

JOE FIELDS  /  LAUNCHED MUSE / HIGHNOTE / SAVANT RECORDS, WORKED FOR LONDON, MGM, VERVE, PRESTIGE, SUE, BUDDHA, COBBLESTONE RECORDS 

RAY PHIRI  /  THE CANNIBALS, STIMELA, PAUL SIMON

JULY 13

EGIL KAPSTAD  /  CHET BAKER, KARIN KROG, RED MITCHELL, JAN ERIK VOLD

FRESH KID ICE  (THE CHINAMAN)  /  2 LIVE CREW

JULY 14

JULIA HARTWIG  /  POLISH POETESS

CLARA (CUQUI) NICOLA  /  CUBAN GUITARIST - CARLOS EMILIO MORALES (IRAKERE)

JULY 16

THOR LINDSAY  /  TIM/KERR, WILLIAM S. BURROUGHS/KURT COBAIN, JOHN FAHEY, WIPERS, PERE UBU, RICHARD HELL, BUSH TETRAS, THE RAINCOATS, POISON IDEA, THE DANDY  WARHOLS

JULY 19

BARBARA WELDENS  /  FRENCH SINGER ELECTROCUTED IN A CHURCH

BLAOUI HOUARI  /  ALGERIAN SINGER SONGWRITER, THE PRECURSOR OF RAI MUSIC, INFLUENCED KHALED, CHEB MAMI

JULY 20

JADWIGA SZUBARTOWICZ  /  POLISH SUPERCENTENARIAN (111), OLDEST PERSON IN THE NATION (WITNESSED THE OCTOBER REVOLUTION)

CHESTER BENNINGTON  /  US SINGER SONGWRITER, LINKIN PARK, STONE TEMPLE PILOTS, DEAD BY SUNRISE, KINGS OF CHAOS

JULY 21

ERROL DYERS  /  GUITAR, COMPOSER, CAPEJAZZ/GOEMA, ABDULLAH IBRAHIM, WINSTON MANKUNKU NGOZI

PAAPA YANKSON  /  GHANAIAN HIGHLIFE SINGER, SONGWRITER, WO YERE ANAA WO MAAME  

STUBBS  /  AMERICAN CAT, THE MAYOR OF TALKEETNA, ALASKA (JULY 1997-JULY 2017)

JULY 25

GURRUMUL  (GEOFFREY GURRUMUL YUNUPINGU)  /  INDIGENOUS AUSTRALIAN MUSICIAN

JULY 31

JEANNE MOREAU  /  ACTRESS, ASCENSEUR POUR L'ÉCHAFAUD/ELEVATOR TO THE GALLOWS, MILES DAVIS 1957, LOUIS MALLE 

    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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