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May 15th, 2015, 10:49
He died yesterday (14th of may).

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May 15th, 2015, 12:34
A sad day :-(
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May 15th, 2015, 13:05
Definitely sad, though not surprising, as his health has been very bad for a while.

Hard to believe it was 31 years ago now that I saw him perform live …

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May 15th, 2015, 16:38
Sad, at least he died peacefully in his sleep. His music lives on though.
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May 15th, 2015, 18:20
One hell of a legend, I recall at least two summer shows that he showed up for a while back. He could do some extreme licks, and had probably forgotten more about playing a guitar than most players will ever learn.
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May 15th, 2015, 18:56
The King died. Long after the other King.

I wish I had been going to see him when he was on tour … Well, I can't be everywhere …

And yes, his music lives on.

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May 15th, 2015, 19:31
Riding with the King…

"But if it's a battle," he said, "which side is which?"
"If it's a battle," said Lilac.
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