• Billy Gibbons: ZZ Top Will Continue On Following Death of Dusty Hill

    1 month ago - By Consequence of Sound

    ZZ Top are mourning the sudden death of bassist Dusty Hill at the age of 72, but it appears that the legendary rock act will continue on without their longtime compadre. Singer-guitarist Billy Gibbons noted as much in a text to radio host Eddie Trunk.On Wednesday , ZZ Top... Please click the link below to read the full article. Billy Gibbons: ZZ Top Will Continue On Following Death of Dusty Hill
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  • ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dies At 72

    ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dies At 72

    1 month ago - By Huffington Post

    Guitarist Billy Gibbons and drummer Frank Beard issued a statement on social media on Wednesday, but did not mention his cause of death.
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  • ZZ Top Bassist Dusty Hill Dies at 72

    1 month ago - By Pitchfork

    Joined by guitarist Billy Gibbons and drummer Frank Beard, Hill performed with the iconic blues rock outfit for over 50 years
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  • Dusty Hill Dies: Musicians Pay Tribute to ZZ Top Bass Player

    1 month ago - By Billboard

    Dusty Hill, the hirsute bass player with ZZ Top , has passed away at 72. He'll be “greatly missed,” say his surviving bandmates Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard, and he certainly won't be forgotten.
    The Texas blues-rock trio unleashed a string of hits, including “Legs,” “Sharp Dressed Man,” “La Grange,” and “Gimme All Your Lovin'” and they bagged seven albums on the Billboard 200's top 10.
    The band's stellar career was rewarded in 2004 with induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
    Dusty, who had recently suffered a hip injury, reportedly died in his sleep. Friends and fans from across...
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  • ZZ Top's Dusty Hill Dead At 72

    ZZ Top's Dusty Hill Dead At 72

    1 month ago - By Stereogum

    Dusty Hill, longtime bassist for the great Texan rock trio ZZ Top, has died. Hill's ZZ Top bandmates Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard tell TMZ that Hill died in his sleep while at home in Houston. Last week, the band announced that Hill was on a “short detour” back home to address a “hip issue” and that the band's guitar tech would fill in for him on tour. No cause of death has been reported. Hill was 72.
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  • ZZ TOP Bassist DUSTY HILL Dead At 72

    1 month ago - By Blabber Mouth

    ZZ TOP's longtime bassist Dusty Hill has died. He was 72 years old.
    The band's Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard said in a statement: "We are saddened by the news today that our Compadre, Dusty Hill, has passed away in his sleep at home in Houston, TX. We, along with legions of ZZ TOP fans around the world, will miss your steadfast presence, your good nature and enduring commitment to providing that monumental bottom to the 'Top'. We will forever be connected to that 'Blues Shuffle in C.' You will be missed greatly, amigo."
    ZZ TOP played without Hill last Friday night at the Village Commons in...
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  • ZZ TOP Will Carry On Following Bassist DUSTY HILL's Death

    1 month ago - By Blabber Mouth

    ZZ TOP will carry on following the passing of the band's bassist Dusty Hill.
    Hill died in his sleep at home in Houston, Texas, according to the band's official web site. He was 72.
    Earlier this evening, SiriusXM radio personality Eddie Trunk shared a message he received from ZZ TOP frontman Billy Gibbons about the group's future plans.
    Trunk tweeted: "Received this just now via text from BillyFGibbons regarding passing of Dusty Hill ZZTop. Billy told me okay to share w/fans: As Dusty said upon his departure, 'Let the show go on!'.and...with respect, we'll do well to get beyond this and...
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