Deaths in Music in May 2013

  • May 2 Jeff Hanneman, American guitarist, dies from liver failure at 49
  • May 17 Alan O'Day, American rocker, dies from brain cancer at 72
  • May 20 Ray Manzarek, American musician and keyboardist (The Doors-Light My Fire, Unknown Soldier), dies of cancer at 74
  • May 22 Henri Dutilleux, French composer (Tout un monde lointain, L'arbre des songes), dies at 97
  • May 25 Marshall Lytle, American Rock bassist, dies from lung cancer at 79