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Remembering Benjamin Curtis

When news broke that Benjamin Curtis had lost his battle with cancer on December 29, two basic trends seemed to dominate people's reactions. With a…
Stereogum | January 2, 2014 - 1:19 pm

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School Of Seven Bells – “I Got Knocked Down (But I’ll Get Up)” (Joey Ramone Cover) Video

Yesterday, we heard School Of Seven Bells' cover of Joey Ramone's "I Got Knocked Down (But I'll Get Up)," a track that Benjamin Curtis, the…
Tom Breihan | June 25, 2014 - 12:48 pm

School Of Seven Bells – “I Got Knocked Down (But I’ll Get Up)” (Joey Ramone Cover)

When Joey Ramone was dying of lymphoma, he recorded the song "I Got Knocked Down (But I'll Get Up)" about his battle with the disease.
Tom Breihan | June 24, 2014 - 5:07 pm

R.I.P. Benjamin Curtis

Benjamin Curtis, founder of the excellent NYC dream-pop band School Of Seven Bells, has passed away after a year-long battle with cancer. He was 35…
Michael Nelson | December 30, 2013 - 6:30 pm