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Rest In Peace


Stuart Adamson of The Skids and Big Country was found dead in his hotel room in Hawaii on this date in 2001. The official cause of death was self-strangulation.

The Skids, left to right: Stuart Adamson, Richard Jobson, Bill Simpson
and Tom Kellichan

Wikipedia: Big Country

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Video: Big Country - In A Big Country - on Top Of The Pops - 1983 - youtube

Blogload: Big Country - The Crossing -


entrailicus said...

This was a dreadfully sad event. Such a waste.

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