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Musicians pay tribute to Robert Newton

(Source: Tom Round) (Source: Tom Round)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Bands performed Sunday to honor Robert Newton, III a local guitar legend who died earlier this month.

Instead of a public funeral, the family wanted a way to celebrate Newton's spirit.

So, fellow musicians and former students of Newton are honoring his life with a musical memorial.

For more about Newton, visit facebook.com/Awareness10

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