Ellis Marsalis, Jazz Patriarch of New Orleans’ Most Famous Musical Family Dies From COVID-19 at 85

Ellis Marsalis, Jazz Patriarch of New Orleans’ Most Famous Musical Family Dies From COVID-19 at 85

Ellis Marsalis, jazz pianist, educator, and father of four noted musicians, died in New Orleans after contracting the coronavirus. He was 85 years old. LaToya Cantrell, the mayor of New Orleans, said Marsalis was an icon when she announced his death. His death was confirmed by the Ellis Marsalis Center for Music. Marsalis had the […]

COVID-19 Kills Adam Schlesinger From Fountains of Wayne

COVID-19 Kills Adam Schlesinger From Fountains of Wayne

Musician and songwriter, Adam Schlesinger, who is best known for his work as a member of Fountains of Wayne was 62 years old and has passed away due to complications from the coronavirus. He is also known for his Emmy-winning song for TV’s “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend.” Schlesinger passed away Wednesday morning, April 2, 2020. It was […]