Following the dying Mark Hollis, as confirmed on Tuesday (Feb. 26) by his supervisor Keith Aspen, fellow musicians and celebrities took to social media to pay tribute to the frontman the 80’s band Talk Talk.
Former bandmate Paul Webb, collaborator Tim Pope (who directed varied Talk Talk music movies), Duran Duran and extra have fered their condolences and shared favourite songs from Hollis.
See some the messages under.
Goodbye to Mark Hollis Talk Talk. Condolences to his beautiful household. We had many, many laughs collectively. This is us being the nightmare interview from hell https://t.co/xzqfQnN4P6
— Tim Pope– (@timpopedirector) February 25, 2019
RIP Mark Hollis. Cousin-in-law. Wonderful husband and father. Fascinating and principled man. Retired from the music enterprise 20 years in the past however an indefinable musical icon.
Talk Talk – It's My Life (Live at Montreux 1986) https://t.co/eGRfLWHt6r
— Anthony Costello (@globalhlthtwit) February 25, 2019
— Duran Duran (@duranduran) February 25, 2019
Sad information about Mark Hollis. So a lot lovely music https://t.co/5I8s98RI6F
— Tim Burgess (@Tim_Burgess) February 25, 2019
Sad to listen to that Mark Hollis has handedhttps://t.co/348JSojg2U
— Elijah Wood (@elijahwood) February 25, 2019
Beautiful file, https://t.co/4c5asVTpZN
— ed simons (@eddychemical) February 25, 2019
I at all times needed to satisfy Mark Hollis & say thanks for his music. Hope he knew how a lot he meant to so many us. RIP —
— Yannis Philippakis (@YnnsPhilippakis) February 25, 2019
Mark Hollis modified my life. Thank you for the whole lot
— Chris Baio (@OIAB) February 25, 2019
Music is the treatment.
Just the reality.
Talk Talk is the reality.
Their music was performed so many instances in my home and I by no means tire it.
Heaven bless you in your calm
Heaven bless you, Mark Hollis. pic.twitter.com/BNmoTQZtkc
— Andy Kim (@AndyKimMusic) February 25, 2019
Trying to search out the phrases to precise my disappointment in regards to the passing #MarkHollis #TalkTalk
Hearing Spirit Of Eden blew my 18 12 months outdated thoughts to such a level I got down to attempt to learn the way on earth they’d created this transcendent masterpiece. That search become a profession.
— Paul Epworth (@paulepworth) February 25, 2019
Feels like one of the simplest ways to honor Mark Hollis right now is by making some new music. (JM) pic.twitter.com/VBdPhRETtV
— Shearwater (@ShearwaterBand) February 25, 2019
that may be a voice we can not spare to have misplaced
thanks ghost genius
— Xiu Xiu (@XiuXiuforLife) February 26, 2019
Mark Hollis captured so many us together with his haunting method to music and the compelling methods he introduced simplistic mountains sound. He was an educator emotion and a voice for the blood throat shadows tomorrow. This is a loss amongst many.
— Broken Social Scene (@bssmusic) February 25, 2019
So unhappy. Spirit Of Eden will dwell endlessly. RIP Mark xx https://t.co/ADonh8izDm
— matty (@Truman_Black) February 26, 2019