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Topic # 190990 19-Jan-2016 11:57
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Another talented artist passes on. They're dropping like flies. RIP

 

http://www.stuff.co.nz/entertainment/music/76027443/eagles-frontman-glenn-frey-is-dead-at-67--reports.html




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  Reply # 1474489 19-Jan-2016 12:10
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  Reply # 1474492 19-Jan-2016 12:12
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Now this one really does make me sad. Big Eagles fan. Sad.

 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1474500 19-Jan-2016 12:21
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RIP Glenn.

 

Best Eagles song by far ....

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p4zR9r9olOg

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  Reply # 1474536 19-Jan-2016 12:52
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Wow. Sad news.

 

The last two months have been pretty bad for my CD collection... 

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  Reply # 1474537 19-Jan-2016 12:55
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"If there's a rock 'n roll heaven, you know they got a hell of a band."

 

Sadly that band keeps increasing in size.

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  Reply # 1474586 19-Jan-2016 13:25
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It's starting to feel like I'll be the only one left soon...!





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  Reply # 1474594 19-Jan-2016 13:29
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What a terrible shame.

That's three, right? So it should stop now. *fingers crossed*




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  Reply # 1474597 19-Jan-2016 13:31
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All seem to be dying in their 60's too, and 60  is supposed to be the new 40.

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  Reply # 1474607 19-Jan-2016 13:41
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I wonder if cocaine is the common denominator here?

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  Reply # 1474612 19-Jan-2016 13:44
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dafman: RIP Glenn.
Best Eagles song by far ....
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p4zR9r9olOg


Listened to the Eagles a lot when in high school, but never heard this tune, great song, thanks for sharing.

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  Reply # 1474634 19-Jan-2016 13:53
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Eagles were not my thing, but it's sad for his fans and family. Obvious talent.

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  Reply # 1474653 19-Jan-2016 14:07
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floydbloke: Another talented artist passes on. They're dropping like flies. RIP http://www.stuff.co.nz/entertainment/music/76027443/eagles-frontman-glenn-frey-is-dead-at-67--reports.html

 

So far, they have all been smokers. (Bowie, Rickman, Frey, Lemmy Kilmister....) 

 

Once when I was watching TCM (Turner Classic Movies - from the 30s, 40s and 50s) I started Googling the cast members of the several movies we watched that evening (binging).

 

Every last one of them was dead and almost all died of cancer by age 70 (most in their 50s and 60s)....even the kids. 

 

It was incredible. An entire generation of Hollywood talent decimated by cigarettes.       




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  Reply # 1474655 19-Jan-2016 14:08
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DarthKermit: I wonder if cocaine is the common denominator here?

 

It may be one of them. But they all smoked. I doubt Alan Rickman was a heavy coke user. 




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  Reply # 1474665 19-Jan-2016 14:14
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Yeah, Bowie seemed to have a fag in his hand more often than not in pics of him.

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  Reply # 1474737 19-Jan-2016 16:00
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Deeeeeeesperadooooooo.

 

 

 

Love the eagles.

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