GUY PEELLAERT Dead at 74: 1934 - 2008

November 23rd, 2008
Posted by Danno
These Are People Who Died

One of my favorite artists has died. Guy Peellaert is a notable figure in both rock and roll and the art worlds, his albums covers for the Stones and Bowie, as well as his book with Nik Cohn, ROCK DREAMS, are nothing less than classic. One part Edward Hopper’s Nighthawks, another part Kenneth Anger’s Hollywood […]

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These Are People Who Died: EARL PALMER R.I.P.

September 20th, 2008
Posted by Danno
News Shmooze (pulp patrol), These Are People Who Died

He was a Jazz guy before there was Rock and Roll, but oh, did he rock and roll. Earl Palmer, drummer for too many hits to mention here, is dead at 84. I had interviewed several members of The Wrecking Crew, and they all mentioned how important he was to the scene, it’s just a […]

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