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« on: December 17, 2007, 03:13:02 PM »

I'm going to admit to liking the guy's music although some might find it "sappy".  Dan passed away yesterday after struggling with prostate cancer, he was 56.


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« Reply #1 on: December 17, 2007, 03:18:23 PM »

Wow...no way....I never really liked hsi music but I remember him being popular and I have heard his songs...wow...56 years old...that's way too early.
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« Reply #2 on: December 17, 2007, 05:30:26 PM »

Wow, RIP, Dan.  I loved your tunes, man.  Great relaxing, dozing music.

Prostate cancer?  Got my Dad at 60.  One of those things I would not wish on my worst enemy.
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« Reply #3 on: December 17, 2007, 08:08:06 PM »

That's really sad; I had a close friend who loved Dan Fogelburg's music so much.  He passed away last year from complications of diabetes at 42; now his favorite singer has slipped away.  I'm bummed just hearing about it.

RIP, Dan.  I still share "John Sutter's Mill" with my  8th grade history classes every year.
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« Reply #4 on: December 17, 2007, 10:12:00 PM »

I hope he has a child who can sing "Leader of the Band" at his funeral.
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« Reply #5 on: December 17, 2007, 10:28:16 PM »

Sad news.  "Same Old Lang Syne" is a well-played song I never tire of, especially this time of year.   
Goodnight, Daniel. 
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« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2007, 11:31:54 PM »

My oldest sister is a huge fan of his. She was shocked to hear from me today about his passing. I didn't know that he was sick actually.

While I didn't care for his music all that much I can at the same time see why he had such loyal and passionate fans.
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« Reply #7 on: December 20, 2007, 06:36:54 PM »

oh geez!i'm also not a huge fan,but i did admire him as a songwriter,my brother will be devastated..off to email him...
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« Reply #8 on: December 21, 2007, 04:46:42 PM »

My mom called me the day afterwards and told me about it.  She and my dad are really big fans of his, and fairly recently I fell in love with his album The Innocent Age.  A real shame, but at least he left a positive mark on the world.
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« Reply #9 on: December 23, 2007, 12:26:49 PM »

I'm not a fan, but I know several people who are. When I told a good friend at work, who I had a hunch was a fan, it was news to him but he was defintiely sad about it.
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