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Twisted Sister Drummer Dies Of Apparent Heart Attack At 55

(AP) — A.J. Pero, the drummer for the heavy-metal band Twisted Sister, died Friday. He was 55.

The band said Anthony Jude Pero died of an apparent heart attack while touring with Adrenaline Mob, a group with which he played in between engagements with Twisted Sister. 291 more words


Free Bassist, Co-Writer Of Rock Anthem 'All Right Now' Dies At 62

TEMECULA (AP) — Andy Fraser, who co-wrote the rousing rock anthem “All Right Now” when he was the teenage bassist for the British rock band Free, has died in California at age 62. 225 more words


03/14/2015 - Obituary - Willette Caudle McGuire - Age 101 - Brilliant, AL

Brilliant, AL – Mrs. Willette Caudle McGuire, age 101, of Brilliant, Alabama, passed away Saturday, March 14th, 2015 at Northwest Medical Center in Winfield, Alabama. 76 more words


03/14/2015 - Obituary - Billy Wayne Lolley - Age 74 - Hackleburg, AL

Hackleburg, AL – Billy Wayne Lolley, age 74, of Hackleburg, Alabama, passed away Saturday, March 14th, 2015, at ECM (Eliza Coffee Memorial) Hospital in Florence, Alabama. 74 more words


03/13/2015 - Obituary - Dorothy Louise "Dottie" Puckett - Age 68 - Golden, MS

Golden, MS – Dorothy Louise “Dottie” Puckett, age 68, passed away Friday, March 13th, 2015.

Visitation, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Sunday evening, March 15th, 2015, at Deaton Funeral Home, Belmont, Mississippi.  57 more words


'Gong Show' Fixture Gene Gene The Dancing Machine Dies At 82

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com)  —  He starred on TV’s “The Gong Show” for years but few people could probably tell you his real name.

Berkely-born Gene Patton died Monday in Pasadena at the age of 82. 234 more words


The Colour of Magic

Terry Pratchett, who has given pleasure to tens of thousands of readers, has died, aged  66. 1,101 more words