Roger “Deke” Leonard passed away at the age of 72. He was best known as a member of progressive rock band Man, with which he made many albums. The Welsh has also fronted Iceberg and played with a range of other artists, including The Tyla Gang, Walter Egan, The Force and The Flying Aces. In addition to his engagement to music, Deke has also been an author, while lately, he had been gigging with Son of Man, a group featuring an assortment of the band’s original members playing alongside their children.
The cause of his death has not been released so far.