Hennessey's to Honor Late Iron Butterfly Bassist Lee Dorman on Thursday in Dana Point
Iron Butterfly with Dorman, fourth from the left, back in the day
He created one of the most infamous, easy, unforgettable bass lines in rock history. And to this day, anyone who considers themselves a fan of classic rock's most egregiously psychedelic elements will rememberLee Dorman
, theIron Butterfly
bassist who gave their legendarily long-winded "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida" its groove. Since he passed away last Friday, Iron Butterfly's surviving members have been dedicated to celebrating Dorman's musical contribution which echoes far beyond the span of the iconic,17-minute track. On Thursday, frontmanMartin Gerschwitz
and the band's surviving members will honor Dorman with a memorial show atHennessy's
in Dana Point.
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