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/

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drasticaction74
February 22nd 2012

1729 Comments


I guess it's up to brother Wayne Kramer

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WeepingBanana
February 22nd 2012

10102 Comments


oh snap

RIP

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012

31085 Comments


that leaves this futile world behind,


........

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dimsim3478
February 22nd 2012

4885 Comments


RIP this band and this guy

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Ovrot
February 22nd 2012

10490 Comments


Kick out the RIPS motherfucker

TheNotrap
February 22nd 2012

8038 Comments


RIP
Highly influential band.

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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

12480 Comments


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

accompliceofmydeath
February 22nd 2012

4200 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

3302 Comments


Massive RIP
Their debut is legendary.

fish.
Contributing Reviewer
February 22nd 2012

21790 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

6006 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

31085 Comments


No but seriously, get rid of that line man!

Voivod
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012

6006 Comments


Happy now Dev?

eggsvonsatan
February 22nd 2012

1087 Comments


Pretty late on this news.

Nikkolae
February 22nd 2012

4837 Comments


Kick out the RIPS motherfucker


i loled

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Tom93M
Contributing Reviewer
February 22nd 2012

1106 Comments


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

Ire
February 22nd 2012

41754 Comments


band ruled so hard. gonna kick those jams tonight.

rip

Deviant.
Staff Reviewer
February 22nd 2012

31085 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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