Allen Lanier, one of the founding members of the band Blue Oyster Cult, has died at the age of 67, the band announced on their Facebook page. “We have extremely sad news to report,” the post read…
Jeff Hanneman, guitarist, songwriter and founding member of thrash metal titans Slayer, died May 2 after suffering liver failure in a Southern California hospital. He was 49. Though he had been…
British guitarist and singer Alvin Lee, whose blues-rock band Ten Years After catapulted to stardom following a searing performance at Woodstock, died Wednesday morning. He was 68. According to a…
Guitarist Mike Scaccia, who played with bands including Ministry, Rigor Mortis and Revolting Cocks, collapsed onstage Saturday night in Fort Worth, Texas, and died. He was 47.
LONDON (AP) -- Bob Weston, a British guitarist who played with Fleetwood Mac, has died aged 64.
Guitarist, singer and songwriter Bert Jansch, who defined the English folk music movement with his solo performances and his work with the Pentangle, died Wednesday, Oct. 5, of lung cancer in a North…
Guitarist Michael Burston, who played for more than a decade with the top British metal act Motorhead under the pseudonym "Wurzel," died July 9 of cardiomyopathy.
Guitarist Gary Moore, who did three tours of duty with the Irish rock band Thin Lizzy, was found dead Sunday in Spain. He was 58.
Phelps "Catfish" Collins, a defining guitarist of '70s funk via his work behind James Brown and in Parliament-Funkadelic, died Aug. 6 in Cincinnati of cancer. He was 66.
Garry Shider, longtime guitarist of George Clinton's Parliament-Funkadelic crew, died June 16 of complications from cancer. He was 56.