In Memoriam: 2012

Posted by Billy Gil, December 26, 2012 03:15pm | Post a Comment

As the year comes to an end, we pause to remember those who have passed this year. Click on the photos to see our bloggers’ tributes earlier this year.


Austin Peralta, pianist/composer

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Whitney Houston, singer

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Ravi Shankar, musician

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Donna Summer, singer

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Adam Yauch, rapper/musician (Beastie Boys)

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Don Cornelius
, “Soul Train” creator

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Etta James, inger


Mike Kelley, artist/musician



John Napier, musician (Ethyl Meatplow)

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Robert B. Sherman, songwriter (The Sherman Brothers)

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Chris Reimer, musician (Women)
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Teddy Charles, jazz musician

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Susan Tyrrell
, actress

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Jimmy Castor
, musician
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Phyllis Diller, comedian

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Jon Lord, musician (Deep Purple)

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Matthew Africa, DJ

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 Michael Davis, musician (MC5)

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Dave Brubeck, musician

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Bob Welch, musician

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Johnny Otis, musician/DJ

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Jenni Rivera, singer/actress

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Ben Gazzara, actor

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Dick Clark
, TV host

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Maurice Sendak
, author

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Robin Gibb, singer/musician (The Bee Gees)

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Andy Griffith, actor

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Ernest Borgnine
, actor

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Tony Scott, director

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Larry Hagman
, actor

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Neil Armstrong
, astronaut

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George Lindsey, actor

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Ralph McQuarrie
, artist/designer

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Andrew Sarris
, film critic

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Jean “Moebius” Giraud
, comics artist

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Andy Williams, singer

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