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 Post subject: Leon Redbone R.I.P.
PostPosted: Fri May 31, 2019 7:01 am 
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Location: Behind the anthracite and shale curtain.
One of the last of the true originals.
I had the good opportunity to open
for him and his band at a club in
Wilkes Barre, Pa. in 1985.
His performance that night was one
of pure musical genius and total hilarity.
https://youtu.be/cxNw1WAEvTE
https://variety.com/2019/music/news/sin ... 203229012/

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 Post subject: Re: Leon Redbone R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sat Jun 01, 2019 11:17 am 
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Bummer.

I love the obit on his web page.

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 Post subject: Re: Leon Redbone R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sat Jun 01, 2019 12:41 pm 
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One of my favorite musicians - and characters - ever. Rest in peace, Leon.

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 Post subject: Re: Leon Redbone R.I.P.
PostPosted: Sun Jun 02, 2019 1:58 pm 
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A musician with great style and humor.


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