Saturday, December 27, 2008

Delaney Bramlett dead at 69

Delaney Bramlett, singer-songwriter-producer who c0-wrote the classic "Let it Rain" died in Los Angeles. He was 69. He died as a result of complications from gall-bladder surgery. He began his career in the 60's with his wife under the name Delaney/Bonnie and friends. He worked with the biggest names in music such as Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Leon Russell, Joe Cocker, John Lennon, Janis Joplin, and Jimi Hendrix. He began his career as a session musician which started as a member of the Shindogs, the house band for the ABC-TV series, Shindig from 1964-1966 1939-2008