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/

Tagged: School of Seven Bells

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hortanz
December 30th 2013
601 Comments


that's really unfortunate. RIP.

Cursiver
December 30th 2013
49 Comments


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

SnakeDelilah
December 30th 2013
17417 Comments


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

AlexTM510
December 30th 2013
1439 Comments


RIP, Ghostory is an excellent record.

bach
December 30th 2013
15221 Comments


Fuck, man. He was so young. RIP

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8bit
December 30th 2013
3316 Comments


RIP

AtomicWaste
Moderator
December 30th 2013
2619 Comments


Shit. RIP.

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FadedSun
December 30th 2013
1593 Comments


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

zxlkho
December 30th 2013
3491 Comments


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

tommygun
December 30th 2013
26351 Comments


awful news rip

Rowan5215
Contributing Reviewer
December 31st 2013
37372 Comments


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

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Nikkolae
December 31st 2013
5110 Comments


i saw this on Pitchfork today, RIP

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Prince1993
December 31st 2013
553 Comments


sad... RIP

henryChinaski
December 31st 2013
3496 Comments


Damn, RIP

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Crawl
December 31st 2013
2052 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
1787 Comments


RIP!

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



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