Cancer claims music icons

Zach Sobiech has passed away, days after his 18th birthday. It’s hard to recall any person who handled his cancer diagnosis with any more grace than the Lakeland teen did.

The Current’s Andrea Swensson, who has followed Sobiech’s story, has written a marvelous post about him on her blog today.

Cancer did a number on music in the Twin Cities this weekend. On Friday, Sue McLean, the iconic music promoter, died of cancer. has some file video of her selecting her favorite artists.