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    Jon Lord Of Deep Purple Has Died

    At age 71 after battle with pancreatic cancer.

    Jon Lord, the founder of and famed keyboardist for pioneering jazz-rock fusion band Deep Purple, passed away today at the London Clinic, surrounded by his family.

    "Jon passes from Darkness to Light."
    — Posted on Jon's website this afternoon

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