His might not be the most famous name in the world and his band not the biggest, but it is a sad day to learn of his passing. I am a huge BOC fan and just thought I would mention this. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_Lanier Take care, Lefty.
You may not have heard of J.J. Cale, but I’ll bet you’ve heard some of his music. Eric Clapton covered a few of his songs, such as “Cocaine” and “After Midnight”. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-23478101
Another one of the greats is gone! http://www.pastemagazine.com/articles/2013/05/rip-the-doors-ray-manzarek.html?utm_source=PANL&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=130520 Let’s all have a listen to Light My Fire in his honor: