Its hard to think of a proper rock star more memorable than Adalita. The front woman from Magic Dirt has always displayed everything we idolise in our rock’n’roll performers – danger, attitude, sass, raw talent, honesty, mystique and swagger, all seemingly effortless, but with a glint in the eye that informs the observer that she
Magic Dirt are set to play a run of shows and release an EP in tribute to Dean Turner. The tour and the EP are amongst the ﬁnal projects Dean worked on prior to his recent passing.
Many words spring to mind when we, here at The Annandale Hotel, think of Dean Turner: musician, producer, mentor, father, husband, all round nice guy.
Magic Dirt have issued this statement: Magic Dirt’s beloved Dean Turner passed away on Friday August 21st, 2009.
This just in from News.com.au; Bass player in Australian indie rock band Magic Dirt, Dean Turner, has died from lung cancer, aged 37.