Buddy Miles 1947-2008

Them Changes - Buddy MilesIn Tribute to Buddy Miles
(September 5, 1947 – February 26, 2008)
Electric Flag
Buddy Miles Express
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Buddy Miles passed away this week and we will certainly miss him and his unique style.

Buddy spent time playing with a lot of great musicians over the years including Jimi Hendrix and Carlos Santana. His voice was so unique that he is still remembered for animated commercials he did for the California Raisins years ago.

Here are some excellent sites that have great information on Buddy Miles and his career.

Official website: buddymiles.com
WikiPedia
Drummerworld
lastingtribute.co.uk

Friday, February 29th, 2008
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  1. Gone But Not Forgotten | 1800blogger Says:
    December 29th, 2008 at 4:11 pm

    [...] Buddy Miles, 60, artist and drummer. Mike Smith, 64, Dave Clark Five. Jeff Healey, 41, blues guitarist. Neil Aspinall, 66, close friend of the Beatles and head of Apple Records. Bo Diddley, 79, blues and rock and roll guitarist, singer and songwriter. Isaac Hayes, 65, R&B musician, singer and songwriter. Jerry Wexler, 91, American record producer and A&R pioneer. Richard Wright, 65, keyboardist for Pink Floyd. Norman Whitfield, 68, American songwriter and producer, mostly for Motown. Levi Stubbs, 72, vocalist for the Four Tops. Eartha Kitt, 81, American musician and singer, best known for the song “Santa Baby.” [...]