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Frank Sidebottom, 1956-2010

a.k.a Chris Sievey.

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Malcolm McLaren, 1946-2010


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ALEX CHILTON, 1950-2010

I first heard of Alex Chilton from Seán Baite, who is more qualified to write something on Chilton than myself. By way of tribute though…
[Sonofstan left a comment on Chilton here.]

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MARK LINKOUS:1962-2010


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It seems that every where I look today there are websites filled with kind words about famous people who’ve recently died. It’s grim. Of course, there’s Farrah, Michael, and the former NME writer Swells. But now there’s Giovanni Arrighi to add to the list. He passed away on June 24th last.
Steven Colatrella provides the […]

 
icon for podpress  Ambivalence Avenue: Play Now | Play in Popup

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MICHAEL JACKSON, 1958-2009


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LUX GONE TO THE EXTERIOR

Donagh is correct in pointing out on a recent post of his that I am the morbid banshee rock obit specialist of this blog. This weather, it seems that the greats are passing away on a weekly basis. Latest in the list I found out about last night through my very own Poison Ivy - […]

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I don’t mean to pre-empt Seán Báite on this one, especially as he’s the master of music obits around here, and not especially wanting Dublin Opinion to only publish posts about the recently deceased but I couldn’t let the passing of John Martyn to go by unnoticed here.
I’ll admit that my appreciation for Martyn […]

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I will not yield
I will not fall
I will eat dynamite
and one day I will explode like a volcano”

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