Ian McLagan, a collaborator with the Rolling Stones and keyboardist for the English rock band Faces, has died. He was 69.
McLagan died Wednesday in Austin, Texas, after suffering a stroke a day earlier, according to a statement on his official website.
His death occurred a day after that of another notable Stones contributor, saxophonist Bobby Keys.
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"He was a beloved friend to so many people and a true rock-and-roll spirit," Ken Kushnick, McLagan's manager, said in a statement. "His persona and gift of song impacted the music across oceans and generations."
McLagan was scheduled to begin a North American tour on Wednesday.
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