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Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71

seattletimes.com — Originally published October 27, 2014 at 5:42 AM | Page modified October 27, 2014 at 6:01 AM LONDON - Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.

Blues legend Jack Bruce, vocalist and bassist of 1960s power trio Cream, dies at 71

edmontonjournal.com — LONDON - Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.

Today's Paper 10/26/2014 - The Boston Globe

Jack Bruce, 71, Cream vocalist and bassist

philly.com — Posted: Sunday, October 26, 2014, 1:09 AM LONDON - Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.

Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71 - The Monitor: Music

themonitor.com — Much of the attention was focused on guitar wizard Eric Clapton, but Bruce wrote many of the band's signature tunes and served as lead vocalist. He also provided the intense bass guitar that, with Ginger Baker's explosive drums, underpinned Cream's rhythmic, driving sound.

Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71 - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

fox19.com — By GREGORY KATZ and SYLVIA HUIAssociated Press LONDON (AP) - Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.

Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71 - WBTV 3 News, Weather, Sports, and Traffic for Charlotte, NC

wbtv.com — By GREGORY KATZ and SYLVIA HUIAssociated Press LONDON (AP) - Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.

Musician Jack Bruce, bassist from the 1960s band Cream, dies at 71

vancouversun.com — LONDON - British musician Jack Bruce, best known as the bass player and vocalist of the power blues trio Cream, died Saturday at his home, his family and publicist said. He was 71. Bruce was one of the top musicians of the late 1960s, when Cream played its unique psychedelic blues tunes to packed houses in England and the United States.

The Buffalo News

hosted2.ap.org — A A A Cream vocalist and bassist Jack Bruce dies at 71 By GREGORY KATZ and SYLVIA HUI , Associated Press FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 12, 1993 file photo, Eric Clapton, left, Ginger Baker, center, and Jack Bruce, members of the 1960s rock and roll group Cream, pose during the induction ceremony for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Los Angeles, Ca.

Jack Bruce, bassist of 60's band Cream, dies at 71

news12.com — LONDON - (AP) -- Jack Bruce was part Mississippi Delta and part Carnaby Street. In his glorious heyday as bassist and lead vocalist of 1960s power trio Cream he helped create a sound that combined American blues and psychedelia to thrill audiences throughout the world.
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