The passing of Greg Lake ... :-(

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The passing of Greg Lake ... :-(

Post by HookedOnSonics » Thu Dec 08, 2016 3:53 pm

Greg Lake, a singer and multi-instrumentalist who helped propel prog rock into the mainstream as a member of Emerson, Lake and Palmer and King Crimson, died Tuesday. His manager told the BBC he had recently had "a long and stubborn battle with cancer"; the news comes nine months after the death of his bandmate, Keith Emerson. He was 69.
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Re: The passing of Greg Lake ... :-(

Post by Stevie Ray » Thu Dec 08, 2016 5:31 pm

Greatly saddened by this news. I only learned of Greg's death from Rick Wakeman's tweet this morning. Greg was a great guy and a huge talent.

2016 has been a horrible year - so many losses of musical legends who I thought would go on forever.

I hope 2017 will be kinder.

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