Wilko Johnson, English rock icon and ‘Game of Thrones’ actor, dies at 75 | PA

Wilko Johnson, English rock icon and ‘Game of Thrones’ actor, dies at 75 |  PA

Wilko Johnson, an English rock guitarist who played for the band Dr. Feelgood and influenced a generation of rockers, died this week at the age of 75.

Johnson died at his home in England on Monday, according to a statement posted to his social media accounts on behalf of his family.

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