Iron Butterfly bassist Lee Dorman dies age 70

Iron Butterfly bassist Lee Dorman has passed away at the age of 70.

Dorman, who joined the psychedelic rock group in 1968, was found in his car outside his home on Friday.

The local sheriff’s spokesperson in Orange Country said an investigation was ongoing but that there were no suspicious circumstances.

The band’s debut album was called Heavy. However, it was their next album, In-A-Gadda-Da-Vid, which saw them gain popularity and eventually sell millions of copies.

Iron Butterfly’s guitarist Larry "Rhino" Reinhardt also passed away this year, he was 63.

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