On Thursday Ten Years After's Alvin Lee Dead at 68 was a top story. Here is the recap: (Classic Rock) Alvin Lee, the guitarist and singer of Ten Years After, has passed away suddenly at age 68.
A statement posted on his official website read: "With great sadness we have to announce that Alvin unexpectedly passed away early this morning [March 6] after unforseen complications following a routine surgical procedure.
"We have lost a wonderful and much-loved father and companion, the world has lost a truly great and gifted musician."
Read Classic Rock's Max Bell overview of Lee's career - here.