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Cancer-Stricken 'The Runaways' Manager Kim Fowley Dies Aged 75


Kim Fowley Cherie Currie

World famous punk-rock record producer Kim Fowley passed away at the age of 75 on Thursday (January 25th 2015) following a long battle with cancer. However, it is so far unclear on his actual cause of death.

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Kim Fowley dies aged 75

Best known for putting together the all-girl rock group The Runaways back in 1975 (an event that was subsequently put to film starring Kristen Stewart, Dakota Fanning and Michael Shannon), Fowley was a huge name in the world of 70s and 80s punk having produced three of the band's albums 'The Runaways', 'Queens of Noise' and 'Waitin' for the Night' as well as managing them.

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Ariel Pink Loses Haunted Graffiti Moniker For New Solo Album 'Pom Pom'


Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti Kim Fowley

Ariel Pink finally goes solo with his upcoming album release 'Pom Pom'; his first venture away from the band Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti and filled with the same amount of leftfield pop and musical adventure.

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Ariel Pink goes solo with 'Pom Pom'

In just over an hour, LA artist Ariel Pink - AKA Ariel Marcus Rosenberg - brings us more of his unique brand of avant-garde psychedelic pop with his very first solo release 'Pom Pom'. He recently unveiled a taster for what's to come in the form of his new song 'Put Your Number In My Phone'; an upbeat yet still chilled-out tune with probably one of the most infectious choruses you'll hear for a while.

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Stars Turn Out For Kim Fowley's Funeral

Eccentric rock svengali and hipster Kim Fowley's Hollywood funeral on Thursday (22Jan15) was a star-studded affair with his former The Runaways protege Joan Jett leading...

Manager/producer Kim Fowley Loses Cancer Battle

Record producer and musician Kim Fowley has lost his battle with cancer.The former The Runaways svengali, who enjoyed success with a string of 1960s novelty...

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