Placide Adams

 

 

Age: 73

 

Summary: string bass player who was one of the stalwarts of traditional New Orleans jazz, who was leader of Onward Brass Band, and who got his start in the 1950's R&B playing on recordings for such stars as Clyde McPhatter, Ruth Brown and B.B. King.

 

 

Cause of Death: Not released

 

Born: August 30, 1929

 

Died: March 28, 2003

 

Location: New Orleans, Louisiana