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Sunday, December 2, 2012

In Memorium: A Posthumous Wishlist

One of the more recent losses we've had.

There are artists on mine and Boris's* wishlists who are no longer with us. Many of their CDs are hard to find. Some cultures keep in touch with the deceased so I call on these legends for their guidance finding what they left behind:

Donna Summer (above)*
Kevin Ayers (ex-Soft Machine)*
Cozy Powell (Brian May solo, Black Sabbath)
John Lennon (for myself and *)
George Harrison (both solo and Beatles)
Gary Moore (G-Force*, solo* and Greg Lake)
Syd Barrett (solo and Pink Floyd)
Jon Lord (solo and Deep Purple)*
Freddie Mercury (solo and Queen)
Bob Welch (solo and Fleetwood Mac)
Cockney Rebel (Paul Jeffreys)
Free (Paul Kossoff)*
Devo (Bob Casale)*
Rushs first album on original or remastered Canadian LP (John Rutsey)
Michael Hutchence (INXS, Max Q, solo)
Ronnie James Dio (Black Sabbath, Heaven & Hell, Elf)
David Byron (Uriah Heep)*
Joe Strummer (The Clash)*
Ricky Wilson (The B-52s)*
Bob Marley (The Wailers)*
Village People (Glenn Hughes; not the one who was in Deep Purple, Sabbath and Trapeze)*
Def Leppard (Steve Clark)
The Bee Gees (Maurice and Robin Gibb)*
The Sweet (Brian Connolly and Mick Tucker)*
Michael Been (The Call)*
Gregory Issacs*
Lou Reed (SU alum)*
Rolling Stones (Brian Jones)*
Captain Beefheart*
Alex Harvey (SAHB)*
Divinyls (Chrissy Amphlett)*
Paul Young (Sad Café, Mike & the Mechanics; not the one who sings "Come Back and Stay" or "Oh, Girl")
Alphaville (Martin Lister)
Small Faces (Steve Marriott and Ronnie Lane)*
Renaissance (Michael Dunford, Keith Relf and Mick Parsons) (myself and * now)
Spirit (Ed Cassidy, Randy California)*
Tony Thompson and Bernie Edwards (Chic)*
T. Rex (Marc Bolan, Steve Peregrin and Mickey Finn)*
Frank Zappa (Mothers of Invention)*
Yes (Peter Banks)

Dearly departed, please help me find the work in which you each have been immortalised. May you all rest in peace.  We the living miss you all.  In loving memory.  Bless you all!
Names I've deleted from the lists must've gotten the message!

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