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SXSW Creative Director Brent Grulke Dies Aged 54

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. 



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