The End of the Beat Farmers?
On a Wednesday night, November 8th 1995, while playing drums in
Whistler, British Columbia (about one hour out of Vancouver- a BFer
strong hold!) the unthinkable happened. Country Dick was struck down by a
heart attack at the age of 40 after the third song of their show.
This note from
with whom I've made these pages,
sums up the probable outcome of this event:
Long ago during Dick's cancer battle, Jerry and Joey both said that
the BFers are one band and if Dick passed away, it would be over.
Today, November 9, 1995 marks the day that the BFers ended their
Resources related to Dick's death: