RIP: Johnny Alf, "Father of Bossa Nova" [News Article]

RIP: Ron Banks of The Dramatics [News Article]

RIP: Mark Linkous of Sparklehorse [News Article]

RIP: Doug Fieger, lead singer of The Knack [News Article]

RIP: Iain Burgess, punk producer for Big Black, Naked Raygun, Ministry [News Article]

RIP: Richard Delvy, surf-rock pioneer [News Article]

RIP: Sir John Dankworth, British jazz musician [News Article]

RIP: Apache of hip-hop group Flavor Unit [News Article]

RIP: Kate McGarrigle [News Article]

RIP: Dannie Flesher, Wax Trax! co-founder [News Article]

RIP: Yabby You, reggae artist [News Article]

RIP: Teddy Pendergrass [News Article]

RIP: Jay Reatard [News Article]

Willie Mitchell RIP [News Article]

RIP: Lhasa de Sela [News Article]

RIP: Rowland S. Howard, Birthday Party Guitarist [News Article]

RIP: Vic Chesnutt [News Article]

RIP: Bruce C. Allen, guitarist of The Suburbs and artist for Replacements' Let It Be artwork [News Article]

RIP: Liam Clancy of The Clancy Brothers [News Article]

Rivers Cuomo Hospitalized [News Article]