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On a makeshift memorial at the intersection of Fruitvale Ave. and International Blvd., a mourner has left a note to Johnny Igaz, also known as “Nackt,” who died in the fire. Igaz was DJing the night he passed away.
It has been a week since a massive fire in Oakland claimed the lives of 36 people at a party in a warehouse. “Ghost Ship”, as the warehouse was known, was an underground arts scene. It was hosting an electronic music concert.
Some of the people who died were up-and-coming musicians.To honor them, here’s a sampling of some of their music:
Chelsea Faith Dolan (artist name:
Cherushii)/SONG: Wild Abandon Johnny Igaz/ (artist name: Nackt) SONG:
“All Day” Travis Hough (part of the band
Ghost of Lightning)/SONG: All The Pleasantries Cash Askew (part of the band
Them Are Us Too)/SONG: Us Now
Flowers, letters, and handmade signs were left in memorial for victims of Ghost Ship warehouse fire.
Arise High School students left a sympathy note for the victims of Ghost Ship warehouse fire.
A man pays his respects to the victims of the Ghost Ship warehouse fire.
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