SXSW Creative Director Brent Grulke Dies Aged 54 -
It has been reported that SXSW's creative director, Brent Grulkle has passed away.
Grulke, who has worked with festival since 1987 and went on to
become Creative Director in '94, suffered a cardiac arrest
following oral surgery, he was just 54 years old.
SXSW released the following statement:
"A lot of Brent's personality was in SXSW. He was
adventurous and knowledgeable and excited about creative people and
endeavours. He didn't like the usual and mundane. He was
open-minded enough to know that his taste wasn't always the most
important thing, so he was open to new things."
The iGuitar team's thoughts are with Brent's family & friends.