JACK BRUCE – ” dies aged 71 25th October 2014 “

A great loss to popular and rock music.

The Fat Angel Sings

the Former bass guitar player and a great harmonica player Jack Bruce who formed the influential  band  Cream along with Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker, Bruce who wrote some of the band biggest songs “Sunshine Of your Love ” and “I Feel Free” the band split up after only two years together in 1968.After Cream Bruce played jazz with artists like John Mclaughlin and drummer Tony Williams and rock musicians Lou Reed and Frank Zappa.Cream reformed for brief concerts in 1995 and 2003,   Bruce born in Glasgow started playing bass as a teenager and dropped out of music school because he was not allowed to play jazz. Bruce also recorded many solo albums  with the last one released last March. there are report he was suffering from a liver disease.

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