Melbourne promoting icon
Unfortunately I just found out that Laurence J Riat the seabaths in St. Kilda), The Tiger Lounge, The Sarah Sands and many more. He helped the alternative music scene, and had a great eye for a good time. He gave his venues a style, and gave me my first DJ gig.
Laurie had his issues, but his style is one of the things I remember. He inspired me to be the person I am today and so I say Laurie Richards, you are an icon that gave us inspiration.