6am Milestone: Canned Heat - On the road again
1970, Alan Wilson guitarist and songwriter with Canned Heat was found dead at fellow band-members Bob Hite's garden in Topanga Canyon, Los Angeles aged 27. With Canned Heat, Wilson performed at two prominent concerts of the 1960s era, The Monterey Pop Festival in 1967 and Woodstock in 1969. Canned Heat appeared in the film Woodstock, and the band's 'Going Up the Country,' which Wilson sang.
7am Milestone: Steely Dan - Reeling in the Years
2017, Walter Becker, co-founder and guitarist for the US band Steely Dan died aged 67.