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Guitar great Bernie Tormé dies, aged 66
Guitarist and singer Bernie Tormé has died, one day short of his 67th birthday, a month after being hospitalised with double pneumonia. Born in Dublin in 1952, the young Bernard Tormey played with local band The Urge before moving to London where, as punk exploded, he formed the Bernie Tormé Band.