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Larry Taylor Obituary

Larry Taylor (Marc Marnie/Redferns)
Larry Taylor (Marc Marnie/Redferns)
Larry Taylor was the bassist for the blues boogie rock band Canned Heat from 1967 until 1970, performing a legendary set with the band at the original Woodstock. He started as a teenager touring with Jerry Lee Lewis, then became a regular studio bass player for the Monkees. He played bass on many of the Monkees hit songs including “Last Train to Clarksville,” “Valleri,” and “Words.” Taylor played on many of Tom Waits records and toured with him playing upright bass.

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Published online on August 19, 2019 courtesy of Tributes.com
Larry Taylor was the bassist for the blues boogie rock band Canned Heat from 1967 until 1970, performing a legendary set with the band at the original Woodstock. For full obituary and coverage from... Read Obituary
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Larry Taylor, bassist for blues boogie rock band Canned Heat, died Monday, August 19, 2019, at his home in Lake Balboa, Calif. He was 77. For full obituary and coverage from Legacy.com, click here . Read Obituary

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