MUSICIANS WHO DIED IN NOVEMBER 2018

 

 

MUSICIANS WHO DIED IN NOVEMBER 2018

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOVEMBER  2

ROY HARGROVE  (49)  /  AMERICAN JAZZ TRUMPET PLAYER. DISCOVERED BY WYNTON MARSALIS. IN 1988 STARTED STUDYING AT BOSTON'S BERKLEE COLLEGE OF MUSIC, BUT VERY SOON RELOCATED TO NYC TO JAM AND RECORD WITH BOBBY WATSON (HORIZON AND SUPERBLUE). FIRST SOLO ALBUM DIAMOND IN THE ROUGH (1990). WROTE THE LOVE SUITE: IN MAHOGANY COMMISSIONED BY THE LINCOLN CENTER JAZZ ORCHESTRA (1993). IN 1994 RECORDED FOR VERVE WITH THE TENORS OF OUR TIME WITH JOHNNY GRIFFIN, JOE HENDERSON, STANLEY TURRENTINE, JOSHUA REDMAN AND BRANFORD MARSALIS. WON TWO GRAMMY AWARDS: 1998 FOR BEST LATIN JAZZ ALBUM AND 2003 FOR BEST JAZZ INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM WITH HERBIE HANCOCK AND MICHAEL BRECKER (DIRECTIONS IN MUSIC: LIVE AT MASSEY HALL). RECORDED 21 ALBUMS AS A LEADER. WORKED WITH SONNY ROLLINS, JIMMY SMITH, SHIRLEY HORN, OSCAR PETERSON, ROY HAYNES, RAY BROWN, JIMMY COBB, JACKIE McLEAN AND MANY OTHER JAZZ GREATS BUT ALSO WITH NATHALIE COLE, ERYKAH BADU, COMMON, ANGELIQUE KIDJO, JOHN MAYER ETC.

 

 

NOVEMBER  3 

JOSH FAUVER  (38)  /  AMERICAN ROCK BASS GUITAR PLAYER. 2004-2013 PLAYED WITH DEERHUNTER WHO DESCRIBED THEMSELVES AS AMBIENT PUNK (ALSO INDIE, GARAGE, PSYCHEDELIC, EXPERIMENTAL) AND RECORDED FOR 4AD, KRANKY AND STICKFIGURE RECORDS. FAUVER ALSO PLAYED WITH OTHER ATLANTA DIY BANDS: ELECTROSLEEP INTERNATIONAL AND S.I.D.S. AND LED HIS SOLO PROJECT DIET COLA. ALL OF THEM AND OTHERS (LIKE ALL-FEMALE FINALLY PUNK) WERE RELEASED ON HIS OWN INDEPENDENT RECORD LABEL ARMY OF BAD LUCK.

 

 

TOM DIAZ  (32)  /  AMERICAN INDIE ROCK MUSICIAN. PLAYED KEYBOARDS, GUITAR AND SANG. WAS A FOUNDING MEMBER (2009) OF THE BAND THE WORLD IS A BEUATIFUL PLACE & I AM NO LONGER AFRAID TO DIE WHO PLAYED EMO, INDIE ROCK, POST-ROCK AND POST-HARDCORE AND EXPERIMENTED WITH SPOKEN WORD. THE LAST TWO ALBUMS WERE ON EPITAPH RECORDS.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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