September 21 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
September 21

1987 : Jaco Pastorius, American jazz musician, composer and bass player, born John Francis Anthony Pastorius III, died after suffering a massive brain hemorrhage while in coma, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, at the age of 35. He had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder since 1982 and his erratic behaviour was worsening till the violent confrontation that caused his death. (Weather Report)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (1 December 1951)

1998 : Oz Bach, American folk musician and guitarist, born Paul Michael Bach, died fron cancer in Ashville, North Carolina, at the age of 59. (Spanky and Our Gang)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (24 June 1939)

2006 : Boz Burrell (Bad Company), English singer, guitarist, bassist, born Raymond Burrell, died of a heart attack in Spain at the age of 60. (King Crimson, Bad Company - bass)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (1 August 1946)

2009 : Sam Carr, American bandleader, drummer, harmonica and bass player, born Samuel Lee McCollum, died of an illness in Clarksdale, MS, at the age of 82. (Little Sam Carr And The Blue Kings, The Delta Jukes - bandleader) (Frank Frost And The Night Hawks, The Jelly Roll Kings - member).
See also: This Day in Music History Births (17 April 1926)

2011 : John Du Cann, English guitarist, born John William Cann, died after a heart attack in Hampstead, London, at the age of 65. (Atomic Rooster)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (5 June 1946)

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