Pete Overend Watts

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Sting, Def Leppard’s Joe Elliott, and Bush’s Gavin Rossdale performed on Tuesday night (January 25th) at L.A.'s Wiltern Theatre for the "Celebrating David Bowie" show. According to Billboard , legendary Bowie side musicians like guitarists Earl Slick and Adrian Belew, pianist Mike Garson, and...
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Mott The Hoople Bassist Pete Overend Watts Dead At 69

Mott The Hoople bassist and founding member Pete Overend Watts died Sunday, January 22 at the age of 69 after a six-year battle with throat cancer. Mott frontman Ian Hunter posted a short note to Facebook below. Former Mott keyboardist Morgan Fisher also commented of the bassist's death, writing, "...
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