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Mark E. Smith's Nme Godlike Genius Award Up For Auction

Mark E. Smith's NME Godlike Genius Award is going to auction this month.The late Fall frontman - who sadly died aged 60 on January 24 following a battle with lung and kidney cancer - was...

Brix Smith Start Says The Fall Were 'Under-appreciated'

Brix Smith Start says The Fall were massively ''under-appreciated''.The 55-year-old musician was the post-punk band's lead guitarist and key songwriter alongside her legendary ex-husband Mark E. Smith - who sadly passed away in January after...

Mark E. Smith's Cause Of Death Revealed

Mark E. Smith's cause of death has been revealed.The Fall frontman sadly passed away at the age of 60 on January 24, and now his sisters Barbara, Suzanne and Caroline, have confirmed in a statement...

Mark E Smith, Legendary Leader Of The Fall, Has Died Aged 60

Mark E Smith, the iconic lead singer of long-running British post-punk band The Fall, has died at the age of 60, it has been confirmed.The group’s manager, Pam Vander, made the announcement on Wednesday evening...

Mark E. Smith Has Died

The Fall frontman Mark E. Smith has died aged 60.The founding member and vocalist for the iconic British band has sadly passed away at the age of 60, the band's manager Pam Van Damned has...

Bbc Bosses Apologise For Wrongly Announcing Mark E. Smith's Death

The Kurious Oranj singer turned 60 on Sunday (05Mar17), but a mix-up led to the official BBC Music Twitter account tweeting about Smith's passing, rather than wishing him a happy birthday. BBC...

Mark E. Smith: 'Syrians Can Win War If They Stand And Fight'

More than a million refugees have been caught up in the migrant crisis currently blighting Europe, and 49 per cent of that tally have fled the bloody war in Syria. The fallout...

Judge Settles The Fall Copyright Dispute

Former bandmember Julia Adamson, also known as Julia Nagle, and producer Steven Sharples, took Smith's publishing company Minder Music Ltd to court to contest ownership of Touch Sensitive, a track from the U.K....

The Fall Frontman Smith Performs In A Wheelchair

Veteran British rocker MARK E SMITH returned to the stage on Tuesday (31Mar09) for the first time since breaking his hip - and performed an entire gig in a wheelchair. The Fall frontman, 52, suffered the...

Chaos At Hammersmith Palais Final Show

A riotous performance by veteran British band THE FALL saw legendary London music venue the Hammersmith Palais close its doors for the last time yesterday (01APR07). During the incident-packed gig, some audience members took offence...

Mark E Smith Attacks Tony Blair

Outspoken rocker MARK E SMITH has blasted British Prime Minister TONY BLAIR for sending teenagers off to die in Iraq. THE FALL frontman is scathing of the politician because he feels he's behaving like...

Fall Frontman Demands Painting Be Removed

THE FALL frontman MARK E SMITH was left so underwhelmed by a portrait of himself in a gallery, he demanded the offending artwork be taken down immediately. The cult rocker is one of a...

Coldplay Are 'Middle-class Businessmen'

Rockers COLDPLAY have been accused of approaching their music careers like "f***ing middle-class businessmen" who are only motivated by money. The YELLOW hitmakers have fallen victim to the scathing tongue of cult THE FALL...

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