Tom Hutchison Passes Away At The Age Of 60
May 31, 2012 at 6:15 AM (PT)
ALL ACCESS sends condolences to the family and friends of TOM HUTCHISON, who passed away TUESDAY (5/29) from a heart attack at his home in SURRY, ME at the age of 60.
HUTCHISON is known for being half of the musical duo HUTCH & HOSS in the 1970s. TOM continued playing with other TALLAHASSEE bands and he earned a Ph.D. in mass communications at FLORIDA STATE UNIVERSITY. He taught several years at FSU, then in 2003 joined the faculty of MIDDLE TENNESSEE STATE UNIVERSITY, where he was known for his work as a music industry consultant and researcher who published five textbooks on the recording industry.
A memorial service is being planned. HUTCHISON will be cremated and his ashes spread on the waters of MAINE where he kayaked. Donations in HUTCHISON's name can be made to the HANCOCK COUNTY MAINE SPCA at www.spcahancockcounty.org/ or the JACKSON LABORATORY CANCER RESEARCH CENTER at www.jax.org.
Read more about his life here.