Death of Rick Huxley

August 5, 1940 - February 11, 2013
London, England | Age 72

Bassist of the Dave Clark Five dies at 72
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LONDON (AP) — Bass player Rick Huxley, one of the founding members of the Dave Clark Five, has died. He was 72.

Clark announced Huxley's death Tuesday, saying the news was "devastating."

Huxley played on the band's signature hits from the era when they briefly rivaled the Beatles in popularity. They were part of the British invasion that included the Rolling Stones, The Kinks and other bands.

Their best-known songs included "Bits and Pieces" and ...

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