RIP Bo Diddley

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RIP Bo Diddley

Postby miss carol » Mon Jun 02, 2008 12:56 pm

Sad news from the NME: Bo Diddley died at age 79 from heart failure.

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Postby Jake » Mon Jun 02, 2008 1:02 pm

Almost exactly one year after suffering a stroke.

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Postby jaimoe0 » Mon Jun 02, 2008 1:13 pm

That is sad news. RIP.

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Postby Joshua » Mon Jun 02, 2008 1:36 pm

Hardly a musician today can claim not to be influenced by Bo Diddley, whether they know it or not. He was certainly a part of my earliest training. A great musician, a great loss, indeed.

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Postby Jake » Mon Jun 02, 2008 1:44 pm

http://www.gloriousnoise.com/links/2008 ... _at_79.php

Feel free to continue the conversation there. Thanks.


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