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]

RIP: John Napier of Ethyl Meatplow [News Article]

RIP: Major Harris of The Delfonics [News Article]

RIP: Doogie Paul of James Yorkston And The Athletes [News Article]

RIP: Elliott Carter, American composer [News Article]

RIP: Joel Burrows of The Thermals and The Minders [News Article]

RIP: Hans Werner Henze, German avant-garde composer [News Article]

RIP: Terry Callier, folk/soul/jazz guitarist [News Article]

RIP: David S. Ware, jazz saxophonist and composer [News Article]

RIP: Howard H. Scott, co-developer of the LP record and classical music producer [News Article]

RIP: John Tchicai, Danish jazz saxophonist and composer, played with John Coltrane and Albert Ayler [News Article]

RIP: Terence Connor, drummer of Total Slacker [News Article]

RIP: Andy Williams, multi-platinum recording artist, "Moon River" singer [News Article]

RIP: Lillian Lopez, vocalist of dance group Odyssey [News Article]

RIP: Dorothy McGuire of 50s vocal trio The McGuire Sisters [News Article]

RIP: Matthew Africa, famed Bay Area hip-hop DJ [News Article]

RIP: Hal David, legendary songwriter and Burt Bacharach music partner [News Article]

RIP: Byard Lancaster, jazz musician who collaborated with Sun Ra, Archie Shepp, and Sunny Murray [News Article]