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Red Simpson honored with plaque at Rasmussen Senior Center

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Posted at 1:11 PM, Mar 06, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-06 16:11:11-05

One of the originators of the Bakersfield sound, Red Simpson, was honored with a plaque at the Rasmussen Senior Center Monday.

The plaque is the first in a series planned by Citizens Preserving History in tribute to the Bakersfield Sound.

Simpson used to visit the senior center often to perform.