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Swiss Artist H.R. Giger Dies At Age 74

May 13, 20140 Comments

Oscar winning artist and designer Hans Rudolf “Ruedi” Giger aka H.R. Giger has passed away at the age of 74 from injuries suffered in a fall.Perhaps best known for his work on Ridley Scott’s Alien, Giger won an Oscar in 1980 for his work. He also worked on Alien 3 and went on to design other creatures such as the alien from 1995’s Species.Giger […]

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Actor Mickey Rooney Passes Away At Age 93

April 7, 20140 Comments

Award-winning actor and Hollywood legend Mickey Rooney who starred in over 300 films and TV programs passed away yesterday, April 6th, at the age of 93. The cause of death has not been released. Born Joe Yule Jr. in Brooklyn, N.Y., Rooney was only 17 months old when he took to the stage in his parents’ vaudeville […]

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Blue Oyster Cult Guitarist Allen Lanier Passes Away

August 15, 2013

Blue Oyster Cult guitarist and founding member Allen Lanier has passed away at 67 years old after complications with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (C.O.P.D.). Besides for a two year gap, Lanier had been with the band since its beginning and was on some of the band’s most famous recordings, including “(Don’t Fear) The Reaper”, “Godzilla”, and […]

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