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California Indie Star Rising Son Passes Away

November 24, 2015 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

– James Itow, who performed as Rising Son in the California indie scene, has passed away. Itow was just thirty-three years old and his passing was described as “sudden,” it shocked everyone who knew him. A GoFundMe campaign has been set up to help with funeral costs for Itow. You can find out more here.

Itow was a big part of the Cali independent scenein the early 2000s and trained at Rudos Dojo, which eventually became Revolution Pro Wrestling. Revolution Pro was influential to the style of high fliers such as the Young Bucks.

On behalf of 411, our condolences to the family, friends and fans of Mr. Itow.