Lubbock Remembers Hometown Musician - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

8/21/02

Lubbock Remembers Hometown Musician

Jesse Martinez, drummer of the Tejano band "The Hometown Boys" died Saturday. Martinez suffered a brain aneurysm right before performing at a local night club on Friday.

The Program Director for radio station KEJS says The Hometown Boys were one of the first Lubbock bands to make it nationally. The band was inducted into the West Texas Walk of Fame in 1996.

Jesse Martinez, a lifelong Lubbock resident was 34-years-old.

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