Tag: RIP

Billy Joe Shaver

Song Of The Day: Billy Joe Shaver, “Honky Tonk Heroes”

We remember the late Billy Joe Shaver, who passed away this week at the age of 81.

Jerry Jeff Walker

Song Of The Day: Jerry Jeff Walker, “Charlie Dunn”

We remember the late, great Jerry Jeff Walker, the influential Texas singer-songwriter who passed away on Friday at the age of 78.

Mac Davis

Song Of The Day: Mac Davis, “Texas In My Rear View Mirror”

We remember the late singer/songwriter Mac Davis, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 78, by revisiting one of his iconic numbers.

Justin Townes Earle

Song Of The Day: Justin Townes Earle, “Who Am I To Say”

We remember Justin Townes Earle, who passed away yesterday at the age of 38.

Julian Bream

Song Of The Day: Julian Bream, Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte

We remember the English classical guitarist Julian Bream, who passed away this past Friday at the age of 87.

Sharon Paige

Song Of The Day: Sharon Paige & Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes, “Hope That We Can Be Together Soon”

We remember the lovely Sharon Paige, member of Philly Soul legends Harold Melvin And The Blue Notes, who passed away this weekend at the age of 67.

Malo

Song Of The Day: Malo, “Suavecito”

We remember the late, great guitarist Jorge Santana by reflecting on his 1972 hit with the band Malo.

Kraftwerk

Song Of The Day: Kraftwerk, “Radioactivity”

We remember Florian Schneider, the late co-founder of German innovators Kraftwerk, who passed away yesterday after a battle with cancer.

Bill Withers

Song Of The Day: Bill Withers, “Let Us Love”

We remember the late Bill Withers, who passed away last week at the age of 81, by letting his words speak for him.

Fountains of Wayne

Song Of The Day: Fountains Of Wayne, “I’ve Got A Flair”

We pay tribute to the late Adam Schlesinger by revisiting the first song we ever heard from his beloved band Fountains Of Wayne.