In Memory of 3…

As we end 2017 here is my final list of artists who have passed in the last year that at some point influenced me

Blues Harmonica player James Cotton

Soundgarden lead vocalist Chris Cornell

The king of insult comedy Don Rickles

The great everything man Glen Campbell

Actor Martin Landau

Gord Downie one of Canada’s best

Teen heartthrob David Cassidy (one for the wife)

Long time actress and singer Rose Marie

AC/DC Malcolm Young

Rock & Roll legend Chuck Berry

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9 thoughts on “In Memory of 3…

  1. Don Rickles was David Letterman’s guest when I went to a taping years ago – on a trip where a few friends & I went to go see The Tragically Hip in Philadelphia. Well said about Gord, one of Canada’s best

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    • When the whole country almost shuts down to watch your final performance like Canada did for Gord’s last show you are one of the countries best. Thought about doing a clip on Rickles from one of those early 60’s surf movies but that wouldn’t have done him justice..

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