R.I.P. Pat DiNizio, Former Garbage Man & Lead Singer of the Smithereens

Pat DiNizio, the songwriter and lead singer for the durable New Jersey rock ’n’ roll band the Smithereens, whose melodic, guitar-heavy songs like “Blood and Roses” and “A Girl Like You” attracted a loyal following, died on Tuesday in Summit, N.J. He was 62. His death was announced on the band’s website. A friend, William … Read more