Ronnie Montrose was not obscure. However, he was the next rocker the world lost in 2012. Ronnie founded the band Montrose with Sammy Hagar. Before that he played with Van Morrison and the Edgar Winter Group. Official word on how he died has not been released. It is known he was battling prostate cancer. According to his official website "he chose his own exit the way he chose his own life."
His signature song was Bad Motor Scooter..
Recently he would give away a guitar o be auctioned off at each tour spot to support a local charity in need. Ronnie was more than Rock Candy..
Ronnie Montrose will be missed R.I.P...