Tom Rapp, the leader of the beloved psych rock outfit Pearls Before Swine and a longtime civil rights lawyer, died in hospice at his home in Melbourne, Florida. He was 70.
A representative for the record label Drag City, reissued Pearls Before Swine's debut One Nation Underground last year, confirmed the musician's death.
Rapp was born in North Dakota and grew up
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Pearls Before Swine Band Mastermind Tom Rapp Dead at 70