Ric Ocasek

Red Hot Chili Peppers Honor Ric Ocasek With 'Just What I Needed' Cover

Red Hot Chili Peppers are one of the latest to pay tribute to Ric Ocasek , the frontman for The Cars who passed away at the age of 75 earlier this month. At a show in Sigapore for the Formula 1 Singapore Grand Prix, the band ripped through their own muscular version of “Just What I Needed,” The...
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Weezer, The Killers, and More Honor Ric Ocasek

Ric Ocasek died Sunday at the age of 75, immediately setting off a flood of tributes from fans and artists impacted by the frontman from The Cars . Not only was Ocasek the leader of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group, but he also became a prolific producer, working with artists like No Doubt ,...
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Ric Ocasek, The Cars, Posing

Ric Ocasek Of The Cars Announces Split From Wife After 28 Years Of Marriage

The couple first met in 1984 while filming the music video for The Cars' hit "Drive," and were married in August, 1989.
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Scott Shriner of Weezer

Weezer Bassist Scott Shriner To Perform With The Cars At 2018 Rock Hall Induction

The Cars will perform at the 2018 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Inductions Saturday, April 14th with Weezer bassist Scott Shriner filling in for bassist-singer Benjamin Orr.
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