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Skip Edwards


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LA,CA
Post  Posted 6 Jun 2019 7:52 pm    
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With a heavy heart I must post that I just found out a piano hero of mine has left us.
Dr John, nee Mac Rebennack, aka The Night Tripper has passed away.

https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/grammy-winning-orleans-musician-dr-224732752.html

Gotta go now… this one's hard for me…

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LJ Eiffert


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California, USA
Post  Posted 7 Jun 2019 8:21 am    
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I'm with you on this one brother musician Skip. He's been a New Orleans special for years and I'm proud to say with Fats Domino, we knew him well. May they both R.I.P,Dr. John & Mr.Fats Domino.......<> SwampWater Fox = Leo J Eiffert,Jr from the 9th ward..... Crying or Very sad
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Barry Blackwood


Post  Posted 7 Jun 2019 9:01 am    
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Hero indeed, Skip. He will be sorely missed.
https://www.theguardian.com/music/2019/jun/07/dr-john-tribute
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Will Houston


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Tempe, Az
Post  Posted 7 Jun 2019 9:11 am    
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Gris, Gris, Gumbo ya ya...
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John McClung


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Olympia WA, USA
Post  Posted 7 Jun 2019 11:43 am    
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Sad loss to us all.

How's life, Skip?
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Jerry Overstreet


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Louisville Ky
Post  Posted 7 Jun 2019 12:29 pm    
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Hate to hear. I've enjoyed a lot of Mac's music over the years. True stylist. New Orleans icon.
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Fred Treece


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California, USA
Post  Posted 7 Jun 2019 2:15 pm    
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Right place, for all time. I didn’t know he could pick, but I’m not surprised.
https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=XEOypSwat_Q
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Godfrey Arthur


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Post  Posted 10 Jun 2019 12:06 pm    
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Doc played Hammond too!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y6RtVmc5dSE
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