MC5 bassist dies at 68

2012-02-22 by Voivod STAFF | 22 Comments
Michael Davis, bass player for the rock act of MC5 from 1969 to 1972, passed away at the age of 68 due to liver failure.

Michael Davis is the third member from the classic MC5 lineup that passes away, following front-man Rob Tyner (died in 1991) and guitarist Fred ‘Sonic’ Smith (died in 1994).





Source:
http://www.classicrockmagazine.com/news/mc5-bassist-dies/
http://www.rocking.g/news/Apebiwse_o_mpasistas_twn_MC5_Michael_Davis/12087/

Tagged: MC5

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drasticaction74
February 22nd 2012
1829 Comments


I guess it's up to brother Wayne Kramer

WeepingBanana
February 22nd 2012
10453 Comments


oh snap

RIP

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012
32190 Comments


that leaves this futile world behind,


........

dimsim3478
February 22nd 2012
7185 Comments


RIP this band and this guy

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Ovrot
February 22nd 2012
12453 Comments


Kick out the RIPS motherfucker

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TheNotrap
February 22nd 2012
8450 Comments


RIP
Highly influential band.

D41V30N
February 22nd 2012
949 Comments


"... leaves this futile world behind"
Err... lolwut?

NWOAHM666
February 22nd 2012
849 Comments


R.I.P., one of the grandparents of metal...

FearThyEvil
February 22nd 2012
14593 Comments


R.I.P. such an influential band too.

accompliceofmydeath
February 22nd 2012
4415 Comments


I just saw an old dude wearing their shirt the other day. He must've known...

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rockandmetaljunkie
February 22nd 2012
5977 Comments


Massive RIP
Their debut is legendary.

anarchistfish
February 22nd 2012
25145 Comments


that leaves this futile world behind

I think Voivod is trying to tell us something

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Voivod
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012
7164 Comments


Deviant, my all time favorite news editor strikes again...............



@ AnarchistFish

No, I'm not trying to say anything in particular ;-)

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Cheesesandwich2
February 22nd 2012
85 Comments


Aw, he was a great bassist too =(

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012
32190 Comments


No but seriously, get rid of that line man!

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012
7164 Comments


Happy now Dev?

eggsvonsatan
February 22nd 2012
1087 Comments


Pretty late on this news.

Nikkolae
February 22nd 2012
5089 Comments


Kick out the RIPS motherfucker


i loled

Tom93M
February 22nd 2012
1106 Comments


RIP. 68 aint young but its not that old either.

Ire
February 22nd 2012
41948 Comments


band ruled so hard. gonna kick those jams tonight.

rip

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012
32190 Comments


"is the third member from the classic MC5 lineup to leave this futile world behind"

IndieOut
February 24th 2012
498 Comments


rip



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