Wilson Pickett dies at 64
Soul Singer Wilson Pickett died of a heart attack yesterday. The “Mustang Sally” and “In the Midnight Fire” singer died in a hospital near his Virgina home. He is survived by four children and his finacee Gail Webb. Pickett was inducted into the Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame in 1991. During his career he had five no.1 hits.
Survery says: IT security a problem
In its annual Computer Crime Survey the FBI found that many of the firms who participated had problems this past year with things such as spyware and viruses. The survey also found that many companies were unaware of an effort between the FBI and the IT industry to share information about possible threats.
Charlotte Hatherley has left Ash
The split was announced today and is amicable. Ash plan on returning to the studio this year to work on a follow up to Meltdown, which was released in 2004. Hatherley is currently working on her second solo album. The split comes after nearly a decade. Hatherley joined the band in 1997.