Mountain guitarist and vocalist Leslie West has passed away at the age of 75. No cause of death has been revealed.
The news of his passing was confirmed by Dean Guitars through a social media post. Dean had sponsored West for many years.
“With a heavy heart, we are saddened hear about the passing of #Dean Artist and part of the Dean family, Leslie West. Legendary and one of a kind. Rest In Peace”
Others have since come forward and paid tribute to West.
West was very well respected amongst his peers and fans all around the world. The world has lost an another amazing guitarist.