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Bay City Rollers’ Les McKeown Dead At 65

56 days ago
Stereogum Les McKeown, known for fronting the iconic Scottish group Bay City Rollers, has died at 65. The news broke this morning when his wife Keiko and son Jubei posted on his Twitter account: “It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of o... more info

Bay City Rollers singer Les McKeown dies aged 65

56 days ago
New Zealand HeraldBay City Rollers singer Les McKeown has died suddenly at the age of 65.The death of the 70s rocker was announced by his family."'It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of our beloved husband and father Leslie Richard... more info

former Bay City Rollers bassist Ian Mitchell, RIP

288 days ago
Brooklyn VeganMitchell joined Bay City Rollers in 1976 when he was 17 and played on their album Dedication from that same year. Continue reading… more info

R.I.P. Ian Mitchell, One-Time Member of Bay City Rollers Dies at 67

288 days ago
Consequence Of SoundHe played guitar and sang on the band's 1976 album Dedication. R.I.P. Ian Mitchell, One-Time Member of Bay City Rollers Dies at 67 Alex Young more info

R.I.P. Ian Mitchell, One-Time Member of Bay City Rollers Dies at 67

288 days ago
Consequence of SoundHe played guitar and sang on the band's 1976 album Dedication. R.I.P. Ian Mitchell, One-Time Member of Bay City Rollers Dies at 67 Alex Young more info

The Number Ones: Bay City Rollers’ “Saturday Night”

672 days ago
StereogumIn The Number Ones, I'm reviewing every single #1 single in the history of the Billboard Hot 100, starting with the chart's beginning, in 1958, and working my way up into the present.… more info

Alan Longmuir, a Founder of the Bay City Rollers, Dies at 70

1081 days ago
New York TimesHis band sold more than 100 million records in the 1970s and had a fanatical teenage following, but he left in 1976, citing stress. more info

Bay City Rollers bassist Alan Longmuir has died, aged 70

1082 days ago
NME RIP. Alan Longmuir Alan Longmuir, the bass guitarist in Scottish pop group The Bay City Rollers, has died following a short illness. The 70-year-old died in hospital ‘surrounded by loved ones’, only a fortnight after he was flown home from M... more info

From East 17 to Westlife: the greatest boyband tracks ever

1149 days ago
Guardian MusicGuardian critics swim through the hair gel and heartbreak to pick out their favourite boyband songs, spanning Boyz II Men, Bay City Rollers, K-pop group Shinee and moreIt seems like the archetypal boyband Christmas ballad: bells chime, hearts yearn a... more info

Cult heroes: Danny Fields – the 60s and 70s scenester who made punk happen

1865 days ago
Guardian MusicThe former Doors publicist and Warhol Factory member who got the Stooges a record deal and managed the Ramones was there during the most epochal moments of rock history. You can blame him for the Bay City Rollers, tooA mixed blessing of social media ... more info

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