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



Whitney Houston, singer












Ravi Shankar, musician









Donna Summer, singer


Adam Yauch, rapper/musician (Beastie Boys)










Don Cornelius
, “Soul Train” creator







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Etta James, inger


Mike Kelley, artist/musician



John Napier, musician (Ethyl Meatplow)

John Napier



Robert B. Sherman, songwriter (The Sherman Brothers)

Robert B. Sherman, Richard M. Sherman and Walt Disney



Chris Reimer, musician (Women)



Teddy Charles, jazz musician













Susan Tyrrell
, actress










Jimmy Castor
, musician


Phyllis Diller, comedian



















Jon Lord, musician (Deep Purple)



Matthew Africa, DJ


 Michael Davis, musician (MC5)









Dave Brubeck, musician



Bob Welch, musician


Johnny Otis, musician/DJ


Jenni Rivera, singer/actress



Ben Gazzara, actor















Dick Clark
, TV host














Maurice Sendak
, author

Maurice Sendak


















Robin Gibb, singer/musician (The Bee Gees)












Andy Griffith, actor

Andy Griffith
















Ernest Borgnine
, actor
























Tony Scott, director














Larry Hagman
, actor













Neil Armstrong
, astronaut
















George Lindsey, actor














Ralph McQuarrie
, artist/designer









Andrew Sarris
, film critic












Jean “Moebius” Giraud
, comics artist













Andy Williams, singer






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