David Roback do Mazzy Star morre aos 61 anos

David Roback do Mazzy Star morre aos 61 anos
Mazzy Star: Hope Sandoval e David Roback

Músico também foi integrante do Opal

Morreu hoje aos 61 anos o produtor e multi-instrumentista David Roback, mais conhecido como cofundador da banda Mazzy Star. A causa de sua morte não foi divulgada.

Roback foi um dos músicos expoente do movimento californiano dos anos 1980 chamado Paisley Underground, que abrangia bandas que incorporaram psicodelia, harmonias vocais em combinação com guitarras, resgatando elementos do pop e garage rock dos anos 1960. Nessa época, ele formou o grupo Opal, que contava também com a baixista Kendra Smith (da banda Dream Syndicate) e o baterista Keith Mitchell.

Após o fim do Opal, David Roback formou o Mazzy Star ao lado de Hope Sandoval.

Mazzy Star - Fade Into You

Mazzy Star - Halah

Opal - Fell from the sun


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