Steve Johnson, owner of 2112 Percussion, died on Sept. 1. He was 61 years old and the cause was lung cancer, diagnosed in late May.
Steve Johnson, owner of 2112 Percussion, died on Sept. 1. He was 61 years old and the cause was lung cancer, diagnosed in late May. Courtesy of the family
Steve Johnson, owner of 2112 Percussion, died on Sept. 1. He was 61 years old and the cause was lung cancer, diagnosed in late May. Courtesy of the family
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Owner of 2112 Percussion passes on, with admirers lifting drumsticks in his honor

September 08, 2016 1:15 PM

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David Menconi
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