Sad tidings from the Los Angeles Times: “Dick Clark, the legendary TV producer and host, died Wednesday of a heart attack. He had suffered a stroke in 2004 and had struggled with the effects ever since. The man known as ‘America's oldest living teenager,’ made rock music safe for Middle America and earned a place in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along the way.” Find out more here.
Clark was 82 years young.
READ MORE: “Dick Clark: R.I.P.,” by Janet Rudolph (Mystery Fanfare).