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NYC music scene suffers a loss

Discussion in 'Miscellaneous [BG]' started by tappel, Oct 8, 2003.

  1. tappel


    May 31, 2003
    Long Island, NY
    Bill Bennett, the owner of New York City's Off Wall Street Jam has passed away as a result of injuries sustained in a car crash.

    "The Jam" got me back into music after years of stagnation. It's a place where anyone who had a desire to play music could go and find like-minded musicians to play with. Bill was a young man; it's really very sad news.

  2. RIP, man :( :)
  3. I'm very sorry to hear about the loss of your friend, Tappel. :(

    May he rest in peace.

  4. Damn.

    A student of mine that lives up there part-time (in Brooklyn) was a regular participant in the Off Wall Street Jam, and he complained constantly about the lack of such an organization/group of folks in our area (Orlando).

    This really sucks.


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