Flying Burrito Brothers Bassist Chris Ethridge Dead at 65

top L/R:Gram Parsons, Chris Etheridge, Pete Kleinklow, Chris Hillman
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Willie Nelson has confirmed in a tweet that Chris Ethridge, bassist for country rock icons the Flying Burrito Brothers as well as the Willie Nelson Family Band, has died at the age of 65.

Ethridge collaborated with Gram Parsons
on several projects including the Flying Burrito Brothers and the
International Submarine Band, and he co-wrote several of the
songwriter’s solo tunes.