Studio 54 owner Mark Fleischman dies by assisted suicide in Switzerland

The 82-year-old had been suffering from an unknown degenerative illness Former Studio 54 owner Mark Fleischman has died by assisted suicide in Switzerland. It comes after the 82-year-old had been suffering from an unknown degenerative illness since 2016, that had seen him recently confined to a wheelchair. His wife Mimi Fleischman confirmed her husband’s death…

RARE ITEMS FROM JOHN PEEL’S ARCHIVE TO BE AUCTIONED

Rare items from John Peel’s archive are set to be auctioned next month. Among the items are an annotated mono pressing of John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s ‘Two Virgins’ LP, estimated at £15,000-to-£20,000, and a five-page letter from David Bowie that features a series of original sketches worth £3,000-to-4,000. There’s also a copy of ‘Queen II’ that comes with a letter hand-written…