RIP: Pierre Cossette, producer and agent, best known for bringing Grammys to TV [News Article]

RIP: Jim Carroll, punk rocker and author of The Basketball Diaries [News Article]

RIP: Jake Brockman, former Echo and the Bunnymen keyboard player [News Article]

RIP: Skip Miller, former Motown executive [News Article]

RIP: Wycliffe "Steely" Johnson, dancehall producer [News Article]

RIP: Ellie Greenwich, 60s girl-pop Brill Building songwriter [News Article]

RIP: Dean Turner of Magic Dirt [News Article]

RIP: Jim Dickinson, Memphis producer and musician [News Article]

RIP: Michael Viner, record producer, Incredible Bongo Band [News Article]

RIP: Les Paul [News Article]

RIP: Mike Seeger, folk musician and historian [News Article]

RIP: Rashied Ali, free jazz/avant-garde drummer, John Coltrane collaborator [News Article]

RIP: Willy DeVille [News Article]

RIP: Andy Parle, former drummer of Space [News Article]

RIP: Titus "Baatin" Glover of Slum Village [News Article]

RIP: Merce Cunningham, choreographer who worked with everyone from John Cage to Radiohead [News Article]

RIP: Dani Baquet-Long of Celer [News Article]

RIP: Tim Krekel, songwriter/guitarist [News Article]

RIP: Michael Jackson [News Article]

RIP: Sky Saxon, founding member of The Seeds [News Article]