Death of John Renbourn

August 8, 1944 - March 26, 2015
Scotland | Age 70

Pentangle guitarist dies at 70
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By GREGORY KATZ, The Associated Press

LONDON (AP) — The masterful acoustic guitarist John Renbourn, a founding member of the Pentangle in the 1960s, has died at his home in Scotland. He was 70.

His manager, Dave Smith, called Renbourn "a huge character." He said he believes Renbourn suffered a fatal heart attack.

"He was always playing and teaching. That is what he loved doing and he never stopped," Smith said.

Scottish police said his body was discovered Thursday night...

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