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3 Colours Red drummer dies

3 Colours Red: Keith Baxter pictured far right
3 Colours Red: Keith Baxter pictured far right

Keith Baxter, the former drummer of '90s Britrock band 3 Colours Red died of liver failure in hospital on 4 January. He was 36 years old.

3 Colours Red enjoyed two UK top 20 albums and six top 40 singles between 1995 - 1999 and briefly reformed to record and tour again in 2004.

Prior to this, Baxter recorded five albums with Skyclad and played briefly with Therapy? In 2002.

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