Procol Harum in 1971. L to R: Barrie Wilson, Chris Copping, Gary Brooker, Keith Reid, Robin TrowerMay 29, 1983 – Kiss play their last concert in their traditional makeup, but 13 years later they slap it on again when they reunite.
May 29, 1989 – John Cipollina, guitarist of Quicksilver Messenger Service, dies from complications of a lifelong genetic disorder that produces symptoms similar to COPD. He was 45. In 2003, he was ranked #32 by Rolling Stone magazine on their 100 Great Guitarists of All Time list.
May 29, 1999 – The body of Iron Butterfly bassist Philip Kramer is discovered in Malibu’s Decker Canyon by photographers, four years after he went missing. Based on forensic evidence, his death is ruled as a probable suicide. He was 42.