Home News Mark Hollis (Talk Talk) RIP News Mark Hollis (Talk Talk) RIP By louderthanwar - February 25, 2019 42 Share ThisTweet Mark Hollis, the driving force behind the highly influential UK band Talk Talk has died at the age of 64. The band who bridged the gap between new romantic and post rock resculpted the musical landscape with a series of remarkable releases. 42 COMMENTS What? No!!! Reply Such a sad loss and a great songwriter up there with the best RIP Reply Your beautiful music and lyrics will keep you alive, Mark. An old friend. Reply so sweet the way you put it… Reply Very sad news RIP Mark Hollis Reply No way this is not happening. Cannot believe this news. The last thing I was expecting. :( Reply So sad! Love Talk Talk. Reply Such a loss RIP Mark Reply FAKE HOAX – he already died in the early nineties from drugs… Reply He released a short piece for a TV show in 2012 so, no he didn’t die from drugs way back when. https://consequenceofsound.net/2012/09/new-music-mark-hollis-arb-section-1/ Reply Fuck off mate Reply Show some respect instead of your obvious ignorance and stupidity!!! Reply There’s stupid, very stupid and then there’s you. Reply Maybe the BBC is lying, too. Fake news? https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/entertainment-arts-47370626 Reply Lying? Reply So sad. Just arrived at the hotel in London and heard the bad news. He was a genius. Reply Stunned to hear this. Their music has easily stood the test of time. How sad RIP Mark Reply So sad, must be twenty years since we had a kick about n a beer. I’m proud to have known you mate. Happy Staningfield Red House days. Reply What is the source of this news flash? Reply His cousin on Twitter. No formal confirmation from his representation yet though. Reply Absolutely gutted to hear this. I loved his vocals and his song-writing was just amazing. Their songs are more iconic now than ever… Reply Mari Thanks for everythimg you d made , your lírics and music. Beatifull person!!! Rest in peace Reply Thank for your lirycs and music mark!! Sad news today Rest in peace !! Sensitive and beatifull person!!! Reply Today i am so sad ….words cannot express my empty heart ..RIP Mark Hollis taken from us so early !! Reply Source please! Reply Tim Pope Reply Loved his songs. And the guitar solo on this always slayed me… https://youtu.be/XK4Cw2STZiQ Reply Stunned!! R.I.P. Mark Hollis. Spirit of Eden & Laughing Stock will never be equalled. Reply For me at least… Big Hole In The World Today Reply Hard to believe and to accept. He was so deep and structured. I loved his songs and voice. May his soul be bright forever. Reply So sad …one of my favourite bands…used to have their albums on continual repeat…much loved…much missed. RIP Reply I cannot believe RIP Reply As the title of Talk Talk’s first album mentions….The Party’s Over….loved the track It’s So Serious, which was also the b side to Today their second single back in 1982. R.I.P. Reply A Loss , A Spirit Reply Talk Talk still sound unique to this day. This is yet another tragedy for music. I just hope his passing will spark interest within a new generation of listener and influence the next wave of talent. God bless you Mark. R.I.P x Reply Ciao Mark! l’Italia ti ha amato, l’Italia ti ricorderà. (Italy has loved you, Italy will never forget you) Riposa in pace Reply This man did not compromise once. Reply Bloody Hell !! Can’t believe it. Too young. It’s my life one of my favourite songs. Loved Talk Talk. Reply There’s a lovely tribute over on Caught By The River https://www.caughtbytheriver.net/2019/02/caught-by-the-reaper-mark-hollis/ Reply Very sad to hear. R.I.P. Mark.XX Reply I deeply upset at the death of Mark Hollis. Are there pics of his family. Hopefully in a good way his fans will be told the cause of death which I personally think it may have been cancer. However he has definitely made an impression on me. Rip Reply So sad. Mark you will stay in our thoughts… Reply LEAVE A REPLY Cancel reply Please enter your comment! Please enter your name here You have entered an incorrect email address! Please enter your email address here Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.