Amy Winehouse passed away on July 23. In memory of the people, places, and things that passed away in 2011, here's a collection of links and streaming-video artifacts.
The week that was in music: "Weird Al" Yankovic made Lady Gaga blink. BeyoncĂ© overloaded everyone's eardrums. Fleetwood Mac is in rock critics' comfort zone.
TV on the Radio bassist Gerard Smith passed away this morning after a battle with lung cancer, according to a statement on the band's official site. "We are very sad to announce the death of our beloved friend and bandmate, Gerard Smith, following a courageous fight against lung cancer," read ... More >>
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