Bo Diddley Passes Away a Bad Man:1928-2008

Posted in Blogroll, Bo Diddley on June 2nd, 2008 by Michael Tillery

R.I.P. Bo.

Bo Diddley passed today from complications of a stroke at the age of 79. He was stricken while touring in May of ’07–doing what he had to do to make bank–and had a subsequent heart attack 3 months later. He was another one of our pioneers who got jacked for his mack and therefore never really stacked. In the last couple of years the good ones have been rolling out fast.

Read more »