Some more sad news  from September....

There were two more deaths in the world of Psychedelic rock music. Firstly we must report on the death of Pink Floyd's 'Richard Wright' after a brief battle with cancer. Richard aged 65, was the band's pianist and keyboard player. He had also previously written songs for Pink Floyd & Syd Barratt, as well as performed lead and backing vocals on many occasions. For a full report on the life of Richard visit : www.pinkfloyd.com

 

Richard Wright on stage (2006)

Another tragic loss, was 'Jason Stuart' keyboard wizard with 'Hawkwind'. Jason died on September 8th, at the very young age of 40, after suffering a brain haemorrhage. Jason joined 'Hawkwind' after leaving his previous band 'Captain Rizz' in 2004 and was highly regarded by fellow band members and fans alike.

Read more about the man himself at : www.hawkwind.com

  

Jason Stuart - Hawkwind's wizard of the keys (Dec 2006)

Published on 02/10/2008 16:52:52

 
 
     
     

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