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Music News: R.I.P. Fresh Kid Ice; Radiohead signature guitar

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Fresh Kid Ice, founding member of controversial hip-hop group 2 Live Crew, has passed away. Born Chris Wong Won, he was one of the first notable rappers of Asian heritage. He was 53 years old.


Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien is getting his own signature guitar as part of a new partnership with Fender, who is launching a Sustainer Stratocaster in collaboration with the musician. O’Brien has been playing his new guitar model during recent Radiohead shows. The guitar is scheduled to be released in November.