R.I.P. Gord Downie

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R.I.P. Gord Downie

Post by jimjazzdad » Wed Oct 18, 2017 11:21 am

http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/go ... -1.4359906

A huge figure in Canadian rock, front man of The Tragically Hip. He's in Fiddler's Green now.
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Re: R.I.P. Gord Downie

Post by digitaldrummer » Thu Oct 19, 2017 10:15 am

bummer. was a cool band.

side observation-- this section of the board may have to just be renamed "RIP" after the last 2 years... seems to be nothing but. :cry:

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Re: R.I.P. Gord Downie

Post by markjazzbassist » Thu Oct 19, 2017 11:10 am

RIP. first ever show i saw in my life. The Hip and Guster opened for them. my brother and his buds in high school, i'm the young middle school tag along. what a fucking show, Gord sweat completely through a 3 piece suit by the end of the night! dude was going off!

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