Jennifer Miro, Alejandro Escovedo's sidekick in influential punk group the Nuns, has died, aged 54.
The pianist/singer lost her battle with cancer last month (16Dec11) in New York.
Born Jennifer Anderson, she formed San Francisco band the Nuns with Escovedo and Jeff Olener in 1975.
The group supported the Sex Pistols at the British band's final concert in January, 1978.
Miro was also part of the band the Vip's in the early 1980s.
His new album Underneath It All is out now.