Category: leaving normal

Leaving Normal: Devilica 2001-2008 3

Leaving Normal: Devilica 2001-2008

“our journey ends here – R.I.P 30.8.2008 – finally devilica rest in peace after al razy makes his official announcement at the Merdekakah Kita shows in Noisy studio. after 7 years we’ve decided to...

Leaving Normal: Alton Ellis 1938-2008 0

Leaving Normal: Alton Ellis 1938-2008

I carry his songs with me for years now. Walking down the hill to the shop with his sweet voice serenading my thoughts and the rocksteady beat counting my steps, Alton Ellis has been...

Leaving Normal: Lang Kuchalana 1977-2008 18

Leaving Normal: Lang Kuchalana 1977-2008

Our dear old friend Wan Hazlan @ Lan, the ex-bassist of the reggae/punk band Kuchalana, died around 1.30 PM today. Lan, affectionately known amongst friends as “Lang” (due to his Terengganu origins), was allegedly...

Leaving Normal: Howlin’ Dave 1955-2008 17

Leaving Normal: Howlin’ Dave 1955-2008

Here’s the man who introduced punk rock to the Phillipines via his radioshow in the late 70s, he went on to inspire people like Tommy Tachango to form his band (Third World) Chaos and...

Leaving Normal: Toni Kassim 1967-2008 2

Leaving Normal: Toni Kassim 1967-2008

Tireless activist and friend of everyone, Toni Kassim died this morning, here’s a report by nunu: Dear friends, This is a great lost….. She was a great trainer, activist, feminist, and most of all...

Leaving Normal: Bo Diddley 1928-2008 1

Leaving Normal: Bo Diddley 1928-2008

Another one of the primal rawk’n’roll originators bites the dust; up the punk, Bo! Bo on Wiki

Leaving Normal: Sean Void 1

Leaving Normal: Sean Void

Sean Finnegan, drummer with the crazy, crazy DC hardcore band Void, died a few months ago. I’ve just found this out: (from Pitchfork) Sean Finnegan, drummer from Washington, D.C.-area hardcore band Void, passed away...

Leaving Normal: Jalil Ngah 1957-2008 6

Leaving Normal: Jalil Ngah 1957-2008

obit oleh rockterusrock blog: 18 MARCH 2008 BELASUNGKAWA: ABD JALIL NGAH (1957 – 2008) AL FATIHAH. Seorang lagi individu yang banyak berbakti untuk industri muzik tempatan (terutama pentas muzik rock) kembali ke rahmatullah. Allahyarham...

Leaving Normal: Killing Joke’s Paul Raven 4

Leaving Normal: Killing Joke’s Paul Raven

“We are all deeply stricken with grief at the unannounced departure of possibly the funniest man on planet Earth and a brother to us all. Paul Vincent Raven unimaginable sadness is felt by all”...

Leaving Normal: The Ruts’ Paul Fox 0

Leaving Normal: The Ruts’ Paul Fox

Paul Fox, guitarist of The Ruts – one of the most amazing if not highly-influential 70s Brit-punk bands ever – is sadly no longer with us. Foxy died last Sunday, he was 56. Here’s...

Leaving Normal: Ila Mitra 2005-2007 5

Leaving Normal: Ila Mitra 2005-2007

Singapore’s raging post-HC/screamo trio Ila Mitra announced their dissolution today. Tragic news for those who love the band’s stark naked honest intensity, however I’m sure these guys will embark on some new projects in...

Leaving Normal: Hilly Kristal 4

Leaving Normal: Hilly Kristal

a tribute: [audio:http://thericecookershop.com/mp3_wp_rc/liljj_telev.mp3] Little Johnny Jewel Pt 1 & 2 by Television the news: