The Kinks bassist Jim Rodford dies aged 76 after fall on stairs
The Kinks and Argent bassist Jim Rodford has died aged 76.
His cousin and longtime bandmate Rod Argent confirmed his death on The Zombies’ official Facebook page, saying the musician had taken a fall on the stairs and passed away on Saturday.
Taking to Facebook, Rod wrote: ‘It is with deep sadness that I learned this morning that my dear cousin and lifelong friend, Jim Rodford, died this morning after a fall on the stairs. More details are not yet known about the exact cause of death.
‘Jim was not only a magnificent bass player, but also from the first inextricably bound to the story of The... read more
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