The bassist Dusty Hill died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!
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Bassist and vocalist with the rock band ZZ Top. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2004.
He married Charleen McCrory.
How did Dusty Hill die?
His rep confirmed the musician’s death, but said a cause of death was currently unknown. “We are saddened by the news today that our Compadre, Dusty Hill, has passed away in his sleep at home in Houston, Texas,” surviving members Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard said in a statement.
We are unique because we’re the same three guys, and as Billy says, playing the same three chords.Dusty Hill
When I was younger, I’d listen to a song and take it literally. I’d think, Boy, what a drag. How horrible, he must be really bummin’.Dusty Hill
We got pretty techno on ‘Eliminator’ and ‘Afterburner,’ which I enjoyed. I think they’re good albums, but we wanted to start using the techno element a little more sparingly.Dusty Hill
I just like to play and I’m always ready to be back onstage.Dusty Hill
I remember when our first album came out. After one of our gigs, we went across the border to Mexico and the band in the bar where we were was doing covers of our songs. I don’t think they understood a word they were singing but they did the songs perfectly.Dusty Hill