Passings
Posted on:
June 15, 2013
Category:
News, Passings, Telstar
Comments:
Post Comment

Roger LaVern (Roger Jackson) R.I.P. (Nov. 11, 1937 – June 15, 2013)

Very sad to hear of Roger’s passing after a long and valiant battle against cancer.   Roger was, initially, the replacement keyboard player for Joe Meek’s Tornados after the departure of the band’s first keyboardist, Norman Hale in 1962. He ended up staying until 1965. The majority of his work on Meek recordings were memorable, [...]

Read More
Posted on:
March 12, 2013
Category:
News, Passings
Comments:
2 Comments

David John R.I.P. (1946 – 2013)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of David John Smith of David John and the Mood. We’ll be posting our personal reminiscence of David in a couple of days, but we thought it best to let recording artist and good friend of David, Robb Shenton (who broke the news to us), [...]

Read More
Posted on:
February 9, 2013
Category:
Passings
Comments:
Post Comment

Keith Grant (1941 – 2012)

What’s rough about making a documentary like A LIFE IN THE DEATH OF JOE MEEK, one whose story is stapled to the center of a previous century, is that, every now and then, we have to deal with the passing of one of our “cast”. This past autumn, we had to grapple with the death [...]

Read More
Page 1 of 11