RIP: Reg Presley, frontman of The Troggs [News Article]

RIP: Cecil Womack, R&B singer [News Article]

RIP: Leroy "Sugarfoot" Bonner of The Ohio Players [News Article]

RIP: Patty Andrews of The Andrews Sisters [News Article]

RIP: Butch Morris, jazz artist and pioneer of structured improv called "conduction" [News Article]

RIP: Rahn Burton, jazz pianist best known for his work with Rahsaan Roland Kirk [News Article]

RIP: Precious Bryant, blues singer [News Article]

RIP: John Wilkinson, rhythm guitarist for Elvis Presley [News Article]

RIP: Fontella Bass, soul singer [News Article]

RIP: Mike Scaccia, guitarist for Ministry and Revolting Cocks [News Article]

RIP: Ravi Shankar [News Article]

RIP: Sarah Kirsch, formerly known as Mike Kirsch, of Pinhead Gunpowder (with Billie Joe Armstrong), Fuel [News Article]

RIP: Dave Brubeck, jazz pianist [News Article]

RIP: Mickey Baker of Mickey & Sylvia [News Article]

RIP: Michael Dunford of prog rock group Renaissance [News Article]

RIP: Austin Peralta, composer, pianist, Brainfeeder recording artist [News Article]

RIP: Billy Scott, R&B singer of The Prophets [News Article]

RIP: Pete Namlook, ambient/electronic producer [News Article]

RIP: Jon Ashline of The Screamin' Mee-Mees [News Article]

RIP: Ted Curson, jazz trumpeter who played with Cecil Taylor, Archie Shepp, and Charles Mingus [News Article]