Great White offers fire victims $1M

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Sept. 3 (UPI) -- The rock band Great White reportedly has offered $1 million to settle lawsuits stemming from a fatal fire at a Rhode Island nightclub where they performed.

Great White enjoying 25th anniversary

PALM SPRINGS, Fla., Aug. 14 (UPI) -- Los Angeles rockers Great White are celebrating the band's 25th anniversary with a reunion of the original lineup and a new album.

Great White members to testify in trial

PROVIDENCE, R.I., May 23 (UPI) -- Two members Great White have been subpoenaed as witnesses in the trial of a Rhode Island nightclub owner charged with 200 counts of manslaughter.

Great White 'Burning House' CD off shelves

PROVIDENCE, R.I., March 25 (UPI) -- Great White is trying to halt distribution of its "House of Burning Love" CD, citing poor taste because of the band's ties to a deadly U.S. nightclub fire.


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Club fire claims 98th victim

WEST WARWICK, R.I., March 3 (UPI) -- The father of the 98th victim of the Rhode Island nightclub fire has raised questions about who knew that pyrotechnics were to be used, the Providence Journal reported Monday. The owners of The Station rock concert club in West Warwick, R.I., have denied

R.I. club fire death toll down to 96

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 27 (UPI) -- The death toll in the Rhode Island nightclub fire a week ago has been revised from 97 to 96, Gov. Don Carcieri announced late Thursday.


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Latest list of concert hall fire victims

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 27 (UPI) -- As of Feb. 27, here is the latest updated list of most of the 97 people killed in The Station nightclub fire in West Warwick, R.I.:

Partial list of concert hall victims

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Here is a partial list of the confirmed dead and injured in The Station rock concert hall fire in West Warwick, R.I.

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Officials have added the name of Great White's lead guitarist to the list of victims confirmed dead in last week's club inferno.
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R.I. club worker 'warned of fire danger'

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 25 (UPI) -- The stage manager of The Station nightclub in Rhode Island said Tuesday that three months ago, he had warned of the dangers of bands using pyrotechnics inside the small facility. Nearly 100 people died last week and more than 180 were injured when a band'

Feature: many drawn to club fire site

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 25 (UPI) -- They come alone and in pairs, a steady stream of people drawn like a magnet to what's now a pile of charred rubble which was The Station nightclub. There at lea

Love of rock united victims of club fire

The 97 victims of the deadly fire at The Station concert hall in West Warwick, R.I., were linked by their love of rock music, say relatives and friends.
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R.I. rock concert fire kills 96

WEST WARWICK, R.I., Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The death toll in a Rhode Island rock concert fire stood at 96 late Friday, with 187 injured, Gov. Don Carcieri said.
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Ty Longley (September 4, 1971 – February 20, 2003) was an American guitarist and vocalist. He was born September 4, 1971 in Sharon, Pennsylvania, and graduated from Brookfield High School in Brookfield, Ohio.

Longley joined the band Great White in 2000, played in Samantha 7, and played in Nick Menza's solo project. He was the only member of Great White to die in The Station nightclub fire on February 20, 2003, which claimed 99 other lives as well.

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