Benjamin Curtis Dies
2013-12-30 by Rudy K. STAFF | 17 Comments

Benjamin Curtis, guitarist for New York dream-pop group School of Seven Bells and former co-founder of Texas alternative rockers the Secret Machines, has passed away after a fight of a little less than a year with an aggressive strain of T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. Curtis was 35.

http://www.stereogum.com/1615781/r-i-p-benjamin-curtis-school-of-seven-bells-secret-machines/obit/

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hortanz
December 30th 2013

110 Comments


that's really unfortunate. RIP.

Cursiver
December 30th 2013

48 Comments


This is really sad. Saw them with interpol and they were stunning.

SnakeDelilah
December 30th 2013

5344 Comments


Wow, that's a fucking tough way to go, and a young age to die at. RIP

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AlexTM510
December 30th 2013

1398 Comments


RIP, Ghostory is an excellent record.

bach
December 30th 2013

11945 Comments


Fuck, man. He was so young. RIP

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8bit
December 30th 2013

3315 Comments


RIP

AtomicWaste
Staff Reviewer
December 30th 2013

1978 Comments


Shit. RIP.

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FadedSun
December 30th 2013

1243 Comments


That's so sad. I saw them just a couple years ago live and they were fantastic. RIP.

zxlkho
December 30th 2013

3460 Comments


Damn, RIP. I like this group quite a bit.

tommygun
December 30th 2013

23538 Comments


awful news rip

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Rowan5215
December 31st 2013

24415 Comments


Never heard of them but 35 is far too young, RIP

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Nikkolae
December 31st 2013

4767 Comments


i saw this on Pitchfork today, RIP

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Prince1993
December 31st 2013

535 Comments


sad... RIP

henryChinaski
December 31st 2013

2682 Comments


Damn, RIP

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Crawl
December 31st 2013

1544 Comments


RIP, i liked Ghostory

Matski
January 1st 2014

11 Comments


Will miss his work, in particular with SVIIB. It would have been wonderful to see where he would have taken them after Ghostory. Many condolences to those who knew him personally.

SCREAMorphine
January 1st 2014

1751 Comments


RIP!

Ghostory was pretty much my most listened album of 2013..



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