Michael Chapman RIP

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Neil Jung
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Michael Chapman RIP

Postby Neil Jung » 10 Sep 2021, 19:56

Sadly he has passed away. I’ve owned Fully Qualified Survivor for decades but only saw him live a couple of years back when he was already in his late 70s. He was really good. RIP.
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Re: Michael Chapman RIP

Postby Purgatory Brite » 10 Sep 2021, 20:20

Sad news indeed. It is noticeable that musicians from the folk tradition do not seem to retire and carry on performing until they are physically unable to do so anymore.

Fully Qualified Survivor is a truly seminal album. Being the first major record to feature Mick Ronson on guitar it has own place in music history.