RIP J.J. Cale

Guitarist and songwriter J.J. Cale, perhaps most famous for penning the Eric Clapton hits “After Midnight” and “Cocaine,” has died at age 74. From the LA Times:

The singer-songwriter’s official website confirmed Cale passed away at Scripps Hospital in La Jolla after suffering a heart attack Friday night.

Read more at the LA Times.

Right here.



  1. I love J.J. Cale’s music, at least the albums that I have and somewhere I’ve got a songbook of his where he touches into some of the modifications of his beat up guitar. He was like a computer geek before there were computers.

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