Nikki Sudden R.I.P. : July 19 1956 - March 26 2006
The famous british punk rock legend Nikki Sudden is dead.
"Sudden's influences included bands such as T.Rex, The Rolling Stones and Johnny Thunders. He had also collaborated with amongst others Mike Scott of The Waterboys, Jeff Tweedy of Wilco, members of Sonic Youth, Mick Taylor of The Rolling Stones, Rowland S. Howard, Ian MacLagan and members of R.E.M.. Sudden also wrote for a number of music industry magazines, such as Mojo and Bucketful of Brains. At the time of his unexpected death, he was writing his autobiography, as well as a biography of Ronnie Wood, and was due to perform in London on the 29th of March." (Wikipedia)