Michael Davis, passed away from the results of having liver disease.

Davis, the bass player of the 70’s garage rockers MC5, has died at the age of 68.

michael davis 320 Bassist For MC5 Dies

Davis dealt with a month-long battle with liver disease, he died on Friday (February 17)  in Chico, California.

Born in 1943, Davis joined MC5 in 1964, replacing the band’s original bass player Pat Burrows and he remained with the group until 1972.

He also took part in two short-lived reunions with MC5, first in 2003 and then again in 2005.

Davis is survived by his wife, their three sons, and a daughter from a previous marriage.

Source: NME

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