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Old 11th January 2013, 09:29 PM   #1
Damon Hill is offline Damon Hill  United States
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It is being reported elsewhere that legendary audio designer James Bongiorno has passed away. His many, many contributions to audio are well known.
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Old 11th January 2013, 09:42 PM   #2
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That's sad news. He was larger than life and quite an innovative guy.
"You tell me whar a man gits his corn pone, en I'll tell you what his 'pinions is."
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Old 11th January 2013, 09:42 PM   #3
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Yes read about this last night ..... RIP James ....
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Old 12th January 2013, 10:09 PM   #4
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Sorry to hear. I never knew the man, but knew plenty who worked with him over the years.
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Old 12th January 2013, 10:43 PM   #5
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I'm sorry to hear this, he was very colorfull.
"The way up and the way down are one in the same"
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Old 13th January 2013, 12:43 AM   #6
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Old 13th January 2013, 12:48 AM   #7
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Quite an icon in the solid state world. RIP..
"To argue with a person who has renounced the use of reason is like administering medicine to the dead." - Thomas Paine
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Old 13th January 2013, 04:04 AM   #8
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RIP JB - SAE, GAS, Sumo...a lifetime well spent!
Kevin(ahcc20)...I'd rather have a bottle in front of me than a frontal lobotomy!
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Old 13th January 2013, 05:06 AM   #9
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Old 14th January 2013, 10:23 PM   #10
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My mom was james caretaker and she is taking his death kinda hard but seeing your kind words about him made her feel a little better i just wanted to thank you guys now she is sure he will never be forgotten

heres to james the loudest and most colorful old man ive ever met!
thank you james for your wonderful life !
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