“Obituary: Tim Bachman, Co-founder of Bachman-Turner Overdrive, Passes Away”

Tim Bachman, a co-founder, guitarist, and vocalist of Bachman-Turner Overdrive, a Canadian band, died on the age of 71. His son, Ryder Bachman, introduced his father’s passing on social media, stating that Tim had handed away final Friday, April 28. Ryder additionally urged his followers to cherish their family members, emphasizing that no person is aware of how lengthy they’ve collectively. In a earlier Fb submit, Ryder talked about the issues his father skilled earlier than being recognized with mind most cancers. He additionally shared his final moments together with his father, saying that Tim handed away peacefully after expressing his love for his household and music.

As talked about in Ryder’s submit, Tim’s brother Robbie, who was the drummer and co-founder of Bachman-Turner Overdrive, died in January 2021 on the age of 69. Tim based the group with Robbie, their brother Randy, and bassist Fred Turner in Winnipeg, Canada, in the course of the early Seventies. Though Tim left the band in 1974 to spend extra time together with his household, he returned for a reunion album and stay performances in 1984 and led touring variations of the band in 1987-1988.

Except for his music profession, Tim labored as a realtor in Abbotsford, British Columbia, and served as a director of the Fraser Valley Actual Property Board between 2003 and 2008. Timothy Bachman shall be remembered for his important contributions to Bachman-Turner Overdrive and rock music usually.

Randy Bachman, his brother, introduced Tim’s passing on Might 1 and expressed his sorrow. Randy said that he’s the one remaining member of his household and that he’ll all the time keep in mind his brothers and their shared recollections.