AOR vocalist Brian Howe died of cardiac arrest while en route to a hospital in Florida on May 6th. Having sung for Shy (1979-80), White Spirit (1981), Ted Nugent (1984) and Bad Company (1986-94), Howe died aged 66.
Shy toured with the likes of Bon Jovi, Meat Loaf, Twisted Sister, Gary Moore, Magnum, Manowar, Badlands and UFO. Mills also sang backing vocals on Cinderella’s debut album, “Night Songs”. The band’s 1987 album, the AOR classic “Excess All Areas”, featured Shy’s biggest hit, the Don Dokken co-write “Break Down the Walls”.