RIP: Pete Seeger [News Article]

RIP: Phil Everly of The Everly Brothers [News Article]

RIP: Benjamin Curtis of School of Seven Bells, Secret Machines, Tripping Daisy [News Article]

RIP: Zbigniew Karkowski, noise musician [News Article]

RIP: Akifumi Nakajima a.k.a. Aube, experimental musician [News Article]

RIP: Stan Tracey, jazz pianist and composer [News Article]

RIP: Junior Murvin, reggae singer best known for "Police and Thieves" [News Article]

RIP: Chico Hamilton, jazz drummer and bandleader [News Article]

RIP: Bernard Parmegiani, electroacoustic composer [News Article]

RIP: John Tavener, British composer [News Article]

RIP: Lou Reed [News Article]

RIP: Ronald Shannon Jackson, jazz drummer/composer who collaborated with Cecil Taylor, Ornette Coleman, and Albert Ayler [News Article]

RIP: Jan Kuehnemund, founder of female metal band Vixen [News Article]

RIP: Philip Chevron, guitarist for The Pogues [News Article]

RIP: Bill Bartell a.k.a. Pat Fear of White Flag [News Article]

RIP: Lindsay Cooper, member of Comus and Henry Cow collaborator [News Article]

RIP: Prince Jazzbo, reggae and dancehall DJ and producer [News Article]

RIP: Ray Dolby, sound pioneer and inventor of noise reduction system Dolby NR [News Article]

RIP: Josh Burdette, manager at Washington's 9:30 Club [News Article]

RIP: Joey LaCaze of Eyehategod [News Article]