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Susanna Hoffs, Steve Wynn, Colin Meloy, J Mascis & more pay tribute to Mazzy Star’s David Roback

Mazzy Star

Mazzy Star, Rain Parade, Opal and Rainy Day co-founder David Roback sadly passed away at the age of 61. His fellow artists have taken to social media to share tributes to the late multi-instrumentalist and producer, including fellow Paisley Underground scene artists Susanna Hoffs (of The Bangles but also Rainy Day and The Unconscious which featured Roback) and Steve Wynn (The Dream Syndicate), plus Anton Newcombe of The Brian Jonestown Massacre, Colin Meloy of The Decemberists, Carl Newman, of The New Pornographers, J Mascis, Jennifer O’Connor, Modern Nature, The Pastels, Eyelids, Sleigh Bells, The Vacant Lots, Craig Wedren, Simon Raymonde (The Cocteau Twins, Bella Union Records), Clairo, Doug Gillard of Guided by Voices, Grasshopper of Mercury Rev, Matthew Caws of Nada Surf, Joe Pernice, Mac from Superchunk, and more. See those tributes below.


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