Animals Guitarist Hilton Valentine Dead at 77

Who could forget the guitar in “The House Of The Rising Sun”. RIP Hilton Valentine. January 30, 2021 – Imagine, how many young guitarists tried to perfect the opening guitar part to “House of the Rising Sun” by the Animals – that was all Hilton Valentine. He was a highly […]

Dr John, New Orleans Music Legend, Dead at 77

Another Iconic musician has died. June 6, 2019 – A family statement today read, “Dr. John, who was born Mac Rebennack, died early Thursday (June 6) of a heart attack.” He was born New Orleans and his moved covered much ground as he grew up Jazz, R&B, Rock and Roll, […]

Peter Tork of the Monkees, Dead at 77 – Our Tribute

Peter Tork of the Monkees, Dead at 77 He was the oldest member of the band. Just 24 when the Monkees phenomenon started in 1966. Though compared and meant to be in the same lane as the Beatles the Monkees were certainly a different animal but that’s not to say […]