In a "random act of violence" San Antonio lost Pete L. Gonzales, the former co-owner of Backstage Live and talent buyer at 210 Kapones. According to some in the music industry, Pete Gonzales is suspected to have been shot by a person who was in a fight Gonzales broke up and the suspect was waiting for Gonzales in the parking lot, where Pete was shot. A Facebook post by the family states:
To All Our Family, Close Friends, Co-Workers, Vendors and Acquaintances....
It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the death of our beloved friend, brother and father Pete L Gonzales early this morning, March 15 in a random act of violence. It is a huge loss of a "GIANT ICON" in the Live Music Concert and Club Industry in San Antonio.
Pete will be truly missed. We have loved him in life, let us not forget him after death. Per Pete's wishes, he wants 210 Kapones to keep moving forward, so the show and music must go on...
IN MEMORY OF PETE - 210 KAPONES WILL CLOSED TODAY! WE WILL RE-OPEN THURSDAY!
Details will be announced soon with all Funeral arrangements. A Memorial Fund for Pete L Gonzales will be posted Monday.
Michelle & Vestiny