R.I.P. George Grand aka Toasted Almond

Discussion in 'AK News' started by luvvinvinyl, Apr 20, 2016.

  1. 928GTS

    928GTS Active Member

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    I bought a Sony tape deck from George and he was gracious enough to ship it to me even though his ad stated that shipping was not available. From reading all of the stories and sentiments shared here it is clear that he was an extraordinary gentleman. May he be resting in peace.
     

     

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  2. Lasareath

    Lasareath New Member

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    I have a Mini-Tube amp I got from George and It's still on now, I use it for my PC. George was a Great Guy!
     
  3. Bogframe

    Bogframe www.bogframe.com

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    He was a great guy who I will miss. May his memory be a blessing.
     
  4. Glass Prison

    Glass Prison AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    I was going to be looking for George's records for sale thread. Needless to say I'm floored. The last time I was in contact with George we were talking about my illness. He never let on how sick he was. RIP George.
     
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  5. KentTeffeteller

    KentTeffeteller Gimpus Stereophilus!

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    A very sad loss, George was a superb gentleman and AK at it's finest. RIP, George.
     
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  6. Oerets

    Oerets AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Condolences going out to all effected by this sad news.

    Time is the only medicine to treat the wound that will never heal completely.

    Barney
     
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  7. avguytx

    avguytx AK Subscriber Subscriber

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    Holy cow...I can't believe I'm just now seeing this. I never knew George personally but enjoyed his contribution to threads and his "banter" with people. I recall seeing him here and on the Polk Audio forum. May he rest in peace....
     
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  8. toxcrusadr

    toxcrusadr Omelette du Fromage Subscriber

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    I hope he's having a fantastic Christmas season somewhere right now... :p
     
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  9. olson_jr

    olson_jr Beware of cake hoarders & soft shoe shufflers Subscriber

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    A Grand holiday season!
     
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