R.I.P. Jon Lord

Really sad news about the death of Jon Lord at 71. He was an absolute innovator in Hard Rock and Heavy Metal and as important a figure in the origins of the genre as it is possible to be. Here’s a snippet from the Classic Albums documentary on DP’s classic Machine Head album, where the band and Jon discuss his role and his amazing organ sound… The Beast!


2 thoughts on “R.I.P. Jon Lord”

  1. It’s weird to click “like” on this because I certainly do not like that you had to post this today. That Classic Albums disc is an absolute must for anyone curious about Jon Lord and his extremely intelligent musicality!


The Heavy Metal Overlord awaits your response!

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.