We just lost another great musician to the passages of time. The often herald and celebrated producer/composer David Axelrod left this world to join the universal wellspring of talent housed above. From film scores to Hip-Hop, his influence has been paramount for the revitalization of certain genres and artists.
I was hipped in college by the likes of Dr. Dre and DJ Shadow on his importance to their careers and his music has never left me to this day. Check the tribute articles below and the album that started out my fascination with the maestro.
Read here: The Guardian, The Los Angeles Times, Rolling Stone