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Rock Cellar Magazine
January 7, 2022
Rest in Peace, Legendary Actor Sidney Poitier: 1927-2022

Trailblazing actor Sidney Poitier has passed away at the age of 94, it was reported by numerous outlets on Friday morning. Poitier, who became the first Black man to win...

Rock Cellar Magazine
December 29, 2021
A Look Back at Musicians/Entertainers Who Died in 2021

The year is drawing to a close. As we all look ahead to 2022 (and hopefully a return to more of a “normal” way of life that the COVID-19 pandemic has rendered...

Rock Cellar Magazine
May 18, 2021
Rest in Peace, Actor Charles Grodin (‘The Heartbreak Kid’, ‘Heaven Can Wait,’ More): 1935-2021

Charles Grodin, the acclaimed actor known for his roles in motion pictures such as The Heartbreak Kid, Midnight Run, Heaven Can Wait and the Beethoven series of family films, has...

Rock Cellar Magazine
February 11, 2021
Rest in Peace, Jazz Legend Chick Corea: 1941-2021

On Thursday, it was announced that the world has lost renowned and legendary jazz composer/keyboardist Chick Corea from a short battle with cancer. He was 79. Reads a statement on...

Rock Cellar Magazine
January 23, 2021
Rest in Peace, Legendary Talk Show Host Larry King: 1933-2021

Larry King has passed away at the age of 87, it was announced on Saturday. Variety notes that King had been hospitalized with COVID-19 since December. The Emmy-winning TV host...

Rock Cellar Magazine
October 7, 2020
Eddie Van Halen Remembered by Angus Young, Jimmy Page (‘He Was the Real Deal’), John Mayer, Pete Townshend, Ozzy Osbourne & More

Tuesday’s sad news of the passing of guitar icon Eddie Van Halen hit the music community as hard as could be expected, given the legacy of EVH’s work, the massive...

Rock Cellar Magazine
July 21, 2020
Robin Williams: Remember the Late Comic Great with Behind-The-Scenes Clips from ‘Aladdin’ and a Hilarious Keith Richards Impression

Today, July 21, would have been the 69th birthday of Robin Williams. The legendary actor/comedian known for razor-sharp wit, an endlessly irreverent standup comedy style and a warm demeanor passed...

Rock Cellar Magazine
May 9, 2020
Rest in Peace Little Richard, Rock and Roll Pioneer: 1932-2020

Little Richard, undeniably one of the most important figures in the history of rock and roll music, has died at the age of 87, it was reported by Rolling Stone...

Rock Cellar Magazine
April 21, 2020
Here’s How You Can Watch ‘Purple Rain’ in Memory of Prince, Who Died Four Years Ago Today

April 21, 2016, the world lost Prince, one of the most visionary and brilliant musical minds to ever live. Tonight on CBS, Let’s Go Crazy: The GRAMMY Salute to Prince...

Rock Cellar Magazine
April 2, 2020
Rest in Peace, Legendary Jazz Pianist + Educator Ellis Marsalis Jr. (1934-2020)

News came down on Wednesday that noted Jazz pianist and New Orleans icon Ellis Marsalis Jr. had passed away at the age of 85, with the New York Times reporting...