Fans of a popular drummer are sending their condolences to his family. This news has caused a shock in the music industry and the fans are still in shock and couldn’t believe it. There are many people who are looking to know about the late drummer’s wife and many other details about him. The deceased was identified as the famous drummer Jim Gordon and his fans are currently mourning his passing. He was not only a drummer but a great songwriter. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Gordon played the instrument as a session drummer and was a member of the blues rock ensemble Derek and the Dominos.
Who is Jim Gordon’s wife?
Apart from being a famous drummer, he was also stopped by his mother. He killed his mother in 1983 during a psychotic episode related to undiagnosed schizophrenia. The late drummer receives a 16 to life sentence, serving it until his death in the year 2023. Other than that, Gordon toured with the Delaney & Bonnie backing band in the 1969s and 1970s with Eric Clapton. Clapton later took over the band’s rhythm section, which included bassist Carl Radle, singer/drummer Gordon, and organist/songwriter Bobby Whitlock.
These musicians had formed a new band which they called Derek and the Dominos. The group’s debut recording was on George Harrison’s 3-disc album “All Things Must Pass”, working as a House band. There are many people who want to know about his wife, however, nothing related to his wife has been mentioned. He completed his education at Grant High School while growing up in the San Fernando Valley of Los Angeles. He began his professional music career in 1963 and was 17 years old at the time. Due to his hard work, he became one of the most in-demand recording session drummers in Los Angeles.
He toured with the Delaney & Bonnie backing band in 1969 and 1970, with Eric Clapton. Reports indicate that the late drummer took his last breath on Monday, March 13, 2023 at the age of 77. Reports indicate that he was suffering from a prolonged bout with mental illness. His fans are totally devastated by his passing and want to attend his last rites. However, the details of the funeral are not known and we are most likely believing that it has already been done. His family details are not available and that is why we cannot share the information about his wife. He has served 16 years in prison for murder and breathed his last at the California Medical Center in Vacaville, California.