Moody Blues Founder Ray Thomas Dies

The Moody Blues founding member Ray Thomas has died, aged 76. 

In a statement, his record label said: ‘It is with profound sorrow and sadness that Cherry Red Records and Esoteric Recordings regret to announce that Ray Thomas, founder member, flautist and vocalist of the Moody Blues, passed away suddenly at his home in Surrey on Thursday. The Moody Blues are set to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame in April 2018.