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    That's sad. He'll truly be missed.

    At least from what I've learned about him over the years, he lived a really full, rich life...and a long one, to boot. Never saw him without a smile on his face. Always thought that was the coolest thing about him.

    What a pioneer, if not THE pioneer of modern music.

    Godspeed, Les...

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    And yet another name to add to the list for the year...seems as though this one has been worse than most.

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    I actually got to meet him when I was 16 (he would've been in his 70s then). My friend's aunt snuck us in to see him play in NYC and afterwards he sat and talked to us for a while. He seemed truly amazed that kids our age would come to see him play. Hell of a nice old guy...
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    This man was behind so much happiness. He will be missed but will be remembered with a smile. Rest in Peace.
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    There's a larger thread on this here. No need for two. Closing.

 

 

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