Ronnie Montrose

Age 64


Ronnie Montrose, the hard rock guitarist who lived in Millbrae, died on Saturday after a bout with cancer. He gained fame as a session guitarist with Van Morrison and Edgar Winter before forming the prototypical hard rock band, Montrose, featuring Sammy Hagar on vocals. The band's early releases...

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Ronnie will always be the doesn't seem possible it's been 7 years since his passing godspeed buddy you are the greatest

Godspeed Ronnie, and thank you for sharing a part of your life with us. Now playing in the ultimate venue.

Thank you Ronnie for your music and especially yourself.

My peace be with you now.

Your timeless music and musicianship inspired an endless number of people. You will always be an inspiration to us all,Your music will be with us forever.Rest in Peace Ronnie.

So sorry for your passing. You are one of the greatest guitar players in the world. The only thing i could honestly say is i wish you could have seen what we all seen in you and your work and how great a person you were. RIP Ronnie you are so missed by your family and fans who love you and co workers over the years.

"Music Man" says it all! Laureen, don't request he play Space Station #5 too many times up there! LOL

Ronnie is the reason that I started playing guitar. I saw him at a New Years eve show in San Francisco in the 70's and that was all it took. Thank you Ronnie, for sharing your musical gift with us. You are forever my guitar hero. RIP my friend.

Awesome performer, I caught a pick at one of their concerts in Biloxi,Ms.(1976) Still have it, Katrina wasn't about to get it along with all of my other belongings. Will always love the music!!! My deepest sympathy for the family