Doug Parkinson has died aged 74, with his cause of death yet to be confirmed. The talented Australian musician had a career that spanned over five decades.
During his many years as an entertainer, Doug had toured with The Who and played with The Questions and Small Faces.
His passing was confirmed by publicist Lionel Midford in a poignant statement.
“Just received the saddest news that Doug Parkinson, the legendary Australian recording artist with a powerful and soulful voice. He passed away suddenly at home,” he said.
“Doug Parkinson was widely considered one of the most unusual and influential singer-songwriters in the history of contemporary music.”