RIP Mark E Smith (5/3/57-24/1/18)

RIP Mark E Smith (5/3/57-24/1/18)

fallchase
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Jan 24 2018, 07:27 PM #1

On the Fall fan's facebook page they are posting that MES has passed is this true/  
The cure was in no pill.
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huh
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Jan 24 2018, 07:33 PM #2

Yes.
A short statement on twitter, passed this morning.
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Jan 24 2018, 07:39 PM #3

Absolutely gutting. RIP MES and long live the fall.
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Mr. Marshall
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Jan 24 2018, 07:44 PM #4

You know this for sure?
Howdy to you

Got a light?
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Jan 24 2018, 07:45 PM #5

I feel sick. I have no words.

Rest In Power, Mark Edward Smith. You saw the madness in our area. 
http://hippriestess.tumblr.com/

Blog revived for MES tribute - "Fantastic Life: The 20 Greatest Fall Songs In No Order Whatsoever."
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Jan 24 2018, 07:46 PM #6

Mr. Marshall wrote: You know this for sure?
Pamela has confirmed it.
http://hippriestess.tumblr.com/

Blog revived for MES tribute - "Fantastic Life: The 20 Greatest Fall Songs In No Order Whatsoever."
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Mr. Marshall
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Jan 24 2018, 07:47 PM #7

thehippriestess wrote:
Mr. Marshall wrote: You know this for sure?
Pamela has confirmed it.
Really?  Fucking hell.
Howdy to you

Got a light?
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Jan 24 2018, 07:48 PM #8

"Between the ticker and the mind lies an air-block of wind".
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rainmaster
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Jan 24 2018, 07:49 PM #9

Didn't believe this at first, I do now, fuck. 

https://twitter.com/fallnews?lang=en

RIP Mark. 
Grade A triple platinum cunt.
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Jan 24 2018, 07:49 PM #10

Fuck.
"... a shiftless person, roving and magotie-headed, and sometimes little better than crased."
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Jan 24 2018, 07:51 PM #11

Please, no.
MSGM3... Shombalor!

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Jan 24 2018, 07:52 PM #12

How sad.  My deepest sympathy to his family, friends, and all of those who have been touched by The Fall's music
What does tapatalk have in common with Donald Trump? They both suck.
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Jan 24 2018, 07:53 PM #13

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Last edited by 799thJim on Jan 24 2018, 07:53 PM, edited 1 time in total.
"Gone to the rottweillers. But, not a lot"

Music: http://sleeplessbeachmusic.bandcamp.com (New Music up 14/04/16)

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Jan 24 2018, 07:53 PM #14

RIP Mark. 


Thoughts with his loved ones.


Ach. What sad news.
Before The Fall - 24 Prelapsarian cuts! Compiled by me.

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Jan 24 2018, 07:54 PM #15

Feeling numb now. R.I.P. Mark.
"Good afternoon, Sergeant Howie, I trust the sight of the young people refreshes you."
"No, sir, it does NOT refresh me."
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Jan 24 2018, 07:57 PM #16

This has been a very sad day. Don't really know what to say. Thoughts with his family and friends.RIP Mark. You shaped my brain.
a human-sized mass of bees that absorbed the soul of a Nazi
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Jan 24 2018, 07:59 PM #17

I have never felt this empty till today in terms of music.  I am absolutely gutted. I have cried for the last 10 minutes.  
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Jan 24 2018, 08:00 PM #18

Gutted.

Got to see his last ever gig, though, at the QMU back in November.
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Jan 24 2018, 08:01 PM #19

fallchase wrote: I have never felt this empty till today in terms of music.  I am absolutely gutted. I have cried for the last 10 minutes.  
Yeah, me too. FUCK.
"Between the ticker and the mind lies an air-block of wind".
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Jan 24 2018, 08:02 PM #20

I'm a bit stunned at the moment.
Not my circus, not my monkeys.
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Jan 24 2018, 08:04 PM #21

Been dreading this. Thanks for all the brilliant music Mark. And all that acerbic wit.

Gutted.
FLICKERING BOLIVIAN

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Jan 24 2018, 08:06 PM #22

Awful, gut-wrenching news. He will be missed so very much. Condolences to all who were close to him and to all Fall fans everywhere. 
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Jan 24 2018, 08:07 PM #23

Thanks for everything, Mark. I measured the passage of my life by Fall albums and Fall gigs. All men die, but not all men live. You truly lived.
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Jan 24 2018, 08:09 PM #24

Tragic. I will miss you a great deal. Sleep well
Stop clogging my system up
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Jan 24 2018, 08:10 PM #25

There are no words. 😢
Give us the future... We've had enough of your past...
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