Ric Ocasek, New Wave Rock Visionary and Cars Co-Founder, Is Dead at 75
The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee updated classic sounds for a broader pop audience, making polished songs with sonic depth.
The New York Times
Ric Ocasek, the lead singer of the Cars, was found dead in his Manhattan apartment. He was 75.
Ric Ocasek, New Wave Rock Visionary and Cars Co-Founder, Is Dead at 75 - The New York Times
"Ocasek and the Cars merged a vision of dangerous and romantic night life and the concision of new wave with the sonic depth and ingenuity of radio-friendly rock."
Mark D. White
Wow this is just a perfect description of Ric Ocasek's vocal style from
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