- Scotty Moore, Elvis Presley's first guitarist, dies at 84 Updated: Jun-29-16 8:56 am
MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Scotty Moore, the pioneering rock guitarist whose sharp, graceful style helped Elvis Presley shape his revolutionary sound and inspired a generation of musicians that included Keith Richards, Jimmy Page and Bruce Springsteen, died Tuesday. He was 84.
- Bernie Worrell, masterful P-Funk keyboardist, dead at 72 Updated: Jun-24-16 5:29 pm
NEW YORK - Bernie Worrell, the ingenious "Wizard of Woo" whose amazing array of keyboard sounds and textures helped define the Parliament-Funkadelic musical empire and influenced performers of funk, rock, hip-hop and other genres, has died.