While Bud was alive, this was his place to announce his performance schedule, new recordings, and communicate with his fans. This site continues to be maintained by the LA Jazz Institute.
New York Times obituary
Los Angeles Times obituary
JazzTimes obituary by Jeff Tamarkin
Bill Mays remembers Bud Shank
The Guardian (UK)
Escape to Freedom: Bud Shank memories by Gene Lees from Waiting for Dizzy: Fourteen Jazz Portraits