(NEW YORK) -- Bob Knight, the often controversial but always successful head coach who won three national titles at the helm of Indiana University, has died, according to a statement by his family posted on his website Wednesday evening.He was 83.Knight's family said he... Read More.
On This Day, October 6, 2020…Van Halen guitarist Eddie Van Halen, considered one of the most influential guitarists in rock, passed away at age 65 following a long battle with cancer.Eddie and his brother, Alex, co-founded Van Halen in the early '70s, with Eddie on guitar and Alex... Read More.
(MALIBU, Calif.) -- Dick Butkus, the legendary Chicago Bears linebacker, has died, his family said. He was 80.Butkus "died peacefully" in his sleep overnight at his home in Malibu, California, his family said in a statement Thursday."The Butkus family is gathering with Dick's wife... Read More.
Legendary crooner Tony Bennett, who made teenyboppers scream in the 1950s and toured with Lady Gaga in the 2000s, has died at age 96.Bennett, who passed away in his hometown of New York City on Friday, July 21, was diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease in 2016,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A group of music artists that includes legends like Whitney Houston, through her estate, and Bob Dylan have sold all or part of their song catalogs in recent years -- a trend experts say has become more popular as artists seek... Read More.
On This Day, April 19, 2012... Levon Helm, best known as the drummer, singer and multi-instrumentalist for The Band, died at age 71 of throat cancer. Helm was featured on many of The Band’s classic tracks, including “The Weight,” “Up on Cripple Creek” and “The Night They Drove... Read More.
Jim Gordon, a top session drummer who played with some of rock's biggest acts, including Derek and the Dominoes, Joe Cocker and George Harrison, died Monday from natural causes at California Medical Facility in Vacavillle, California, after a long incarceration and lifelong battle with mental illness, publicist Bob Merlis confirmed... Read More.
Legendary composer Burt Bacharach passed away Wednesday, February 8, at the age of 94. His publicist confirmed the news, sharing that he died of natural causes at his home in Los Angeles.Bacharach’s more than 50-year career resulted in a slew of chart-topping hits, including 48 Top... Read More.
As part of its centennial year celebration, KRKO Radio is bringing back an Everett icon – a legendary crocodile that became locally famous as the station’s mascot in the 1950’s. Long before the Crocodile Café arrived on Seattle’s music scene, Everett was groovin’ to... Read More.