One of the new wave movement’s most defining drummers passed on Monday. Alan Myers, who joined Devo in 1976 and was with the band for a decade, died from brain cancer.
This well-performed duet forever enshrined Funicello, a well-loved actress and singer, into classic alternative music history — and all of music history — as part of one of the oddest pairings of performers to record a song together.
Corey Haim is found dead in his home at age 38.
Comedic actor Dom DeLuise passed away in his sleep last night. Movie fans of the 80s will always remember him as the great super-hero Captain Chaos/Victor Prizm in the first two Cannonball Run movies, in which he co-starred with Burt Reynolds (the two were a quite interesting comedy team).