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Jim Ellison
Birth: Apr. 18, 1964
Death: Jun. 20, 1996

Musician. Born in Chicago, Illinois, he was the lead guitarist and front man for the pop band Material Issue. Along with bassist Ted Ansani and drummer Mike Zelenko, he promoted his band and booked tours. In 1990, he secured a major label contract and recorded the hit album "International Pop Overview" (1991). Before his death, the group was a strong music factor of the early 1990s, crossover punk rock spirit. He died by carbon monoxide poisoning. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Suicide
 
Burial:
Ridgewood Cemetery
Des Plaines
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Plot: Lot #277, Section #17, Grave #2
 
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Record added: Jan 01, 2001
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- melinda
 Added: Jun. 27, 2013

- 2kjmom
 Added: Jun. 20, 2013
God bless you today and always. Rest in Peace.
- Thelma
 Added: Apr. 18, 2013
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