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RIP Col. Bruce Hampton

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RIP Col. Bruce Hampton

Postby david frassetto » Wed May 03, 2017 7:48 pm

Col. Bruce Hampton, considered by many to be the grandfather of todays Jam band scene and a fixture in the Athens GA music scene, Tragically passed away during the finale of a special concert being held to honor his 70th birthday on Monday. He was responsible for my discovering many of the great musicians that he had in his many bands such as The Hampton Grease Band, The Aquarium Rescue Unit, And the Code Talkers. He will be missed deeply.
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Re: RIP Col. Bruce Hampton

Postby David King » Thu May 04, 2017 4:20 pm

Amen. One of the most spontaneous and riveting performers I've ever seen.
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