Australian Rock Guitarist Lobby Loyde Dies

MELBOURNE, Australia (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — The rock’n’roll guitar legend credited with teaching Billy Thorpe how to “really” play lost a long battle with cancer on Saturday, April 21st, at a Melbourne hospital.

Australian Lobby Loyde was 65. He died with his family and his favorite black Gibson guitar by his side, according to the Melbourne Herald Sun.

Loyde was a lead guitarist in bands such as the Aztecs and the Coloured Balls. –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers