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John Miles RIP

Postby Tom Waits For No One » 06 Dec 2021, 14:58

Sad to hear this news.
Not talked about on here but growing up in the NE of England at the time of ‘Music’ he was a legend.

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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby Positive Passion » 06 Dec 2021, 15:04

Music is definitely epic, and of course brings Blake's Seven to mind. RIP.

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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby slightbreeze » 06 Dec 2021, 16:28

Bought his album back in the day. Excellent guitarist with fabulous singing voice. RIP John

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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby C » 06 Dec 2021, 17:45

A classic - a song of three-thirds

Rebel is a good album

RIP John

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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby 50 Shades Of Blue » 06 Dec 2021, 18:46

Was prominent in the UK music scene for his first 4 albums between 1976 and 1979 before his star waned and eventually became a gun for hire.
Never very trendy but a good professional musician and songwriter.
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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby Jimbly » 06 Dec 2021, 18:59

I dont think changing his image for every album helped.
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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby never/ever » 06 Dec 2021, 19:28

Love his vocals for A Cask Of Amontillado, La Sagrada Familia and Shadow Of A Lonely Man for the Alan Parsons Project- Music was of course produced by Alan.....
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Re: John Miles RIP

Postby Fonz » 06 Dec 2021, 22:05

I enjoyed ‘Outrider’ with Page


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