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MF DOOM has died, aged 49

MF DOOM, the iconic mask-wearing rapper and producer, has died aged 49, confirms his wife Jasmine via an Instagram post. Although his death was announced on New Year’s Eve, the artist died on 31 October 2020, with the cause yet to be confirmed. View this post on Instagram A post shared by MF DOOM. ALL … Continue reading MF DOOM has died, aged 49

Florian Schneider of Kraftwerk has died, aged 73

One of the founding members of Kraftwerk, Florian Schneider, has sadly passed away today (6 May 2020). The synthesist was 73 years old and would celebrate Kraftwerk’s 50th anniversary this year. Schneider’s work served as an inspiration for the likes of David Bowie and set a precedent for sound design after his success with Kraftwerk. … Continue reading Florian Schneider of Kraftwerk has died, aged 73

Electronic music pioneer, DJ, and remix legend Andrew Weatherall dies aged 56

Renowned producer, DJ and all-round musical powerhouse Andrew Weatherall has died at the age of 56, it has been confirmed this afternoon. “We are deeply sorry to announce that Andrew Weatherall, the noted DJ and musician passed away in the early hours of this morning, Monday 17th February 2020, at Whipps Cross Hospital, London,” a … Continue reading Electronic music pioneer, DJ, and remix legend Andrew Weatherall dies aged 56