Obituary: David Egan, March 20, 1954 – March 18, 2016
The Louisiana piano player, singer and Lil Band O'Gold member has died of cancer aged 61.
David Egan, who has died of cancer aged 61, was Lafayette, Louisiana’s, most noted contemporary blues musician. Egan was a pianist, singer and songwriter. He lead his own band, belonged to swamp pop supergroup Lil Band O’ Gold and wrote for and accompanied Joe Cocker, Etta James, John Mayall, Percy Sledge, Solomon Burke and Irma Thomas.