Paul Kantner

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Kantner in May 2012

Paul Lorin Kantner (March 17, 1941 – January 28, 2016) was an American guitarist, vocalist, and political activist. He was known for co-founding Jefferson Airplane, a psychedelic rock band of the 1960s and its more commercial spin-off band Jefferson Starship. He was born in San Francisco, California.

Kantner died from multiple organ failure and septic shock caused by a heart attack in San Francisco, California on January 28, 2016. He was 74.[1]

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  1. Aidin Vaziri (January 29, 2016). "Jefferson Airplane's Paul Kantner dies at 74". SFGate.

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