RIP Jim Marshall

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Strummer07
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RIP Jim Marshall

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The Amp legend Jim Marshall OBE the creator of Marshall Amplifiers and known as " the Father of Loud"

passed away aged 88 years

http://www.guardian.co.uk/music/2012/ap ... sfeed=true

Where would Rock and Roll be without the "Marshall Stack "

GnR Guitarist, Slash tweeted ..........
"The news of Jim Marshall passing is deeply saddening. R & R will never be the same w/out him. But, his amps will live on FOREVER!"
"Death is just a heartbeat away"
lyric from "Out in The Fields"
Gary Moore 1952-2011
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Yes indeed....... A true music icon :amp:
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Sorry to hear about his passing.
RIP
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StratLover2
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He will be missed!

RIP Mr. Marshall!
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RIP Mr Marshall.
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One of the good guys. Always ready to chat at guitar shows. I still dream of owning a 'Bluesbreaker' 40+ years on.
His legacy lives on.
"Big Bill Broonzy, a white boy's inspiration" (1963), and the Blues ever since.
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