Wilko Johnson has passed away

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That’s a shame, but amazing that he got those extra few years at the end that he didn’t think he’d get

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Very sad to hear this. One of the greats, and by all accounts a lovely bloke.

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Aw that is sad :frowning: I saw him at the Cambridge Folk Festival a few years back - very very good performer. Yes and as Ic-Smic said, lovely story about him recovering from cancer a few years back.

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Awww fuck man this has made me really emotional. The documentary about his farewell tour that they made a few years ago was incredible, well worth a watch.

Always LOVED his perfomance here and loved copying those moves when playing in my old band to make the other guitarist laugh:

RIP Wilko, incredible character and musician. Gonna listen to Roxette and raise a toast to the fella later

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RIP Ser Ilyn Payne

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Lovely post, mate. Really nice.

Didn’t think he played on Milk & Alcohol though. Might be wrong.

Aw shit that’s sad. Down By The Jetty is one of my favourite records and he had a remarkable few extra years. there’s a BBC interview he gave after he was given the all clear that gets me every time.

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No, I think you’re right!! Roxette it is then!

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The toast is in safe hands! Think I’ll join you.

Aw that’s a real shame. Dr Feelgood seemed a really good, sharp, exciting band and, especially with punk, hugely influential. Rest in peace pal.

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The moves, the man, the legend. RIP.

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Sad news but amazing he got all of those extra years after his diagnosis.

My dad was a fan of Dr. Feelgood and he was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer at exactly the same time. He managed to outlive my old man by nearly 9 years, so fair fucks to him. Seems like a real good egg too.

RIP Wilko

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always liked this video (might try copying him a bit later)

RIP! Legend.