Point Blank Bassist Dies
Point Blank bassist Phillip Petty has died. But the Texans will still be playing a festival in the UK tomorrow (June 17).A founder-member of the celebrated southern rockers, Petty was due to play with the band at the Blues On The Farm Festival in West Sussex, when they headline on the first night, Thursday June 17. Now, Point Blank will have Ronnie Ellis on bass for this gig.
There are currently two original members still in the line-up: vocalist John O’Daniel and guitarist Rusty Burns.