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Rick Huxley (Of The Dave Clark 5) ,Dead At 72

Wed Feb 13, 2013 4:10 pm

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Huxley , circa 1964


Rick Huxley was an English musician who was the bassist for The Dave Clark Five, a group that was part of the British Invasion.

Born in Dartford, Kent, he joined the group in 1958, and played on all of the band's hits including "Glad All Over" and "Bits and Pieces". After the group disbanded in 1970, Huxley pursued a career in property as well as continuing to be involved in the music business. He was in attendance and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in March 2008 as part of the DC5, also in attendance were Lenny Davidson and Dave Clark.

Huxley died on Monday, at the age of 72, after suffering from emphysema for some years.

Re: Rick Huxley (Of The Dave Clark 5) ,Dead At 72

Wed Feb 13, 2013 6:24 pm

Oh No :(

That's three of the five gone. Gonna have a DC5 marathon tonight. Still my second favourite band of all time!