It has been exactly 5 long years since Stooges drummer Scott Asheton died on March 15, 2014 at the age of 64. As a number of online tributes attest, he was one of the most acclaimed musicians of his generation.
Today, fans of Scott Asheton along with the rest of the music world have been remembering the iconic man he was.
Asheton, a cultural icon
Born in Washington, D.C. on August 16, 1949, Scott Asheton's career spanned an arc over many different eras and tastes in American history. Asheton was not just a great musician, he was an icon, an all-around inspiration to everyone.
His legacy continues to grow as new generations of fans are discovering his unique musical heritage.
It's been 5 years since the tragic loss of Scott Asheton and his personality still resonate strongly within us all. Although Scott Asheton is no longer physically here, his presence is more powerful than ever. He left a void that has yet to be filled.
In memory of the Late Great Scott Asheton.
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