PASSINGS: Jon Lord, Donald J. Sobol, Barton Biggs, Richard B. Scudder
Former Deep Purple keyboardist, Jon Lord, who was with the band from 1968 until 2002, has passed away at the age of 71, after succumbing to pancreatic cancer. A message from his official website reads as follows: "It is with deep sadness we announce
Deep Purple rocker Jon Lord has lost his battle with cancer at the age of 71. The keyboard player was diagnosed with a tumor in his pancreas in 2011 and he headed to Israel in February to undergo
Jon Lord, keyboardist and co-founder of the legendary British rock band Deep Purple, has died in London at the age of 71 from pancreatic cancer.
LONDON — British rocker Jon Lord, the keyboardist whose powerful, driving tones helped turn Deep Purple and Whitesnake into two of the most popular hard rock acts in a generation, died Monday. He was 71.
Jon Lord, one of the founding members of Deep Purple and Hammond B3 keyboard extraordinaire, died Monday (July 16th). He was 71 years old. A note on Lord's official website states: “It is with deep sadness we announce