Sean Mott, London, What can I say? "It will now be a fitting tribute to a very popular star," she added. I bought their singles years after the hits stopped, only recently found Lonely This Christmas in a picture sleeve. Thanks to Les and Co for the happy memories; it certainly will be "Lonely This Christmas" without them !MB, UK, This is a sad day - Mud broke the mould. "He was using this concert to give him a focus for his recovery, and offered to MC for the event and sing if he felt up for it," said event organiser Caroline McFarlan. Ms Mosby has said that the officers had then loaded him "on his stomach head first into the wagon.". But will Kheerat and Mi… Thanks for all the fun, we shall miss you very much.Phillip Anderton, Poole, Dorset, A very sad day indeed. I grew up with glam rock in the 70s and Tiger feet was my youth Clubs anthem. The show’s cast and crew are keeping this season’s storylines very close to the chest, and have only vaguely addressed rumors that Meredith is the next character to die in the series. But state prosecutor Marilyn Mosby said that Gray was illegally arrested, assaulted and falsely accused of carrying an illegal switchblade. After five seasons, the heart surgeon (the same one who was nicknamed "007" after being the first intern to mess up — get it, a "license to kill"?) The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. The attitude then was that life was fun and enjoyable. well, i never read the manga, and i will not. Biden to be sworn in as Trump leaves White House, US: China 'committed genocide against Uighurs', Women ending silence of sport abuse shake Greece, .css-1snjdh1-IconContainer{display:none;height:0.875em;width:0.875em;vertical-align:-0.0625em;margin-right:0.25em;}Cycling around the world with cancer. There songs bring back so many memories of my school days in Scotland. Paul Dedrick Gray (April 8, 1972 – May 24, 2010) also known as the Pig or by his number #2, was an American musician best known as bassist, backing vocalist, songwriter and one of the founding members of the Grammy Award-winning heavy metal band Slipknot Early life and career. Les and the boys have given me much pleasure since and though Les, a great frontman, has clearly been very unwell in recent times, his legacy of pure, unadulterated fun, and living the rock and roll lifestyle to the full in the 1970's will live with me and other die-hard fans forever. Gray's family told the Baltimore Sun newspaper that doctors at a local hospital performed surgeries to treat three broken vertebrae and an injured voice box. .css-14iz86j-BoldText{font-weight:bold;}A police officer has been acquitted in relation to the death of 25-year-old Freddie Gray, who died in hospital from spinal injuries a week after police took him into custody. Gray's most prominent feature is his spiky black-colored hair. He also has a cross-shaped scar on his lower abdomen received from using Seven Slice Dance: Blood Version on Tenrou Island. Les Gray, lead singer of 1970s chart topping band Mud has died at 57. Does Meredith Grey die in Season 17 of 'Grey's Anatomy'? On April 21, 2015, pending an investigation of the incident, six Baltimore police officers were suspended. That afternoon and evening rioters tore through parts of Baltimore leaving a path of debris, burnt or smashed cars, and looted storefronts. Kevin Connolly, Belfast, Ireland, I was a 70s kid (I still am at heart) I still listen to my Mud Rock 1 + 2 albums (on vinyl). We were all so proud of Les and his music. I remember meeting Les for the first time and watching the gig that night from the side of the stage. I saw them play live when I was 19, and they were one of the most fun bands I ever saw. Les and the guys provided great entertainment and Les never lost his enthusiasm for performing. Equal to any of the other Glam Rock bands of that era they were always my best kept Glam Rock secret because no one over here had ever heard of them. Rest In Peace Les, thank for the memories. Mud were a great band to secretly admire as an avowed heavy metal fan. The charity gig in Glasgow on Saturday is still going ahead as a tribute to the 70s musician. Pure unpretentious fun and entertainment. This meant they where closer to the audience. Just keep the feet tapping wherever you are. Music. Condolences to his family and friends. In early days, most of the protests were calm. The officers later failed to get medical help even though Gray requested it repeatedly, Ms Mosby said. I even ended up dancing on the stage with them. Gray died of a severe spinal injury on April 19, one week after being arrested by police following a foot chase in his neighborhood. God bless, rest in peace mate.Dave smith, Banstead, God bless Les. Thanks Les and the rest of Mud.Andrew James, Mold, North Wales. .css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link{color:inherit;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited{color:#696969;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited{-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link:hover,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited:hover,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link:focus,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited:focus{color:#B80000;-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:link::after,.css-1hlxxic-PromoLink:visited::after{content:'';position:absolute;top:0;right:0;bottom:0;left:0;z-index:2;}Trump includes ex-aide Bannon in swathe of pardons. I remember reading about them in Melody Maker and NME and just knowing I had to hear them. Some viewers are … RIP Les & thanks for the memories!Caroline Buggea, Nuneaton, Warks, Les has now joined Marc Bolan, the Sweet's Brian Connolly and the Glitter Band's Gerry Shepherd in Glam Rock Heaven. "I know that when Mr Gray was placed inside that van, he was able to talk, he was upset," Mr Rodriguez said. She said that Gray had asked for medical help and complained of trouble breathing. EASTENDERS’ Chantelle Atkins met a tragic end as Gray pushed her onto an upturned knife in the dishwasher as she tried to leave him – and watched her slowly die. He was a nice guy and he will be sadly missed. Trump includes ex-aide Bannon in swathe of pardons, Cycling around the world with cancer. I think Mud were in a different league to Slade, Sweet etc, being more varied on their single output. greatly missed, but will leave such brilliant memories. He has dark blue eyes, and his body is toned and muscular.After the mission on Galuna Island, he gets a scar on his forehead above his left eye that is partially covered by his hair. Thanks for the good memories. Very underrated performer of the seventies.David Bulloch, Cambridge UK, How sad to hear of Les's death - I will always remember Tiger Feet being played at my sixteenth birthday! I loved Mud as a kid and later played in bands on the 70's circuit when sometimes Mud were on the same bill. It was either listen to Mud or watch Stars On Sunday. That's how I'm going to remember him.Alex, Widnes, UK, Being from the USA it was very hard to find anything by Mud. An officer said that he had found it clipped inside Gray's trouser pocket after he had been detained. It would be a pretty big deal for Meredith to die, but it's not out of the question. Our condolences to all his family & friends.JANE, Gloucestershire, Cirencester, Glos. He told us afterwards it was one of the best gigs he has done in a long while. also he died saving her which is a reason for her to blame herself, plus the story will be completely ruined if he died.  |  I didn't dear reveal my enjoyment of the band to my peers. Fans also believe that she’s dead because her character was suffering from brain cancer. In fact we still turn up the radio when "Mud" is played, and will continue to do so. Ms Mosby said his arms had been handcuffed behind his back and that his requests for his inhaler had been ignored. Police officers had also put him into a tactical hold before putting him in the back of the van, she said. But the truth is, Izzie Stevens did not die. .css-1xgx53b-Link{font-family:ReithSans,Helvetica,Arial,freesans,sans-serif;font-weight:700;-webkit-text-decoration:none;text-decoration:none;color:#FFFFFF;}.css-1xgx53b-Link:hover,.css-1xgx53b-Link:focus{-webkit-text-decoration:underline;text-decoration:underline;}Read about our approach to external linking. He was up there with the other 70s Glam Rock 'stars and will be sorely missed.Trevor, Gloucestershire, UK, Without Les it will certainly be lonely this Christmas. ELaw, Hanover, Massachusetts, USA, I was born and raised in the NE of England and now live in the US........It took my breath away to read that Les Gray had died as Mud were my musical memories of my 'growing up' into my teen years.......A party or family get-together was not complete without a bop to Tiger Feet with a drunken aunt or my granny or Xmas wouldn't be Xmas if Les wasn't telling us he was going to be 'Lonely this Xmas' without you to hold......Les....God bless you and may you be crooning with Elvis right now showing him your tigerfeet! As a child, she was bright and skipped third grade. Jane, Bradford England, Les was a real great and wrote the soundtrack to my youth. I remember 'Tiger Feet' from school discos in the 70s with great fondness. Many fans assumed that she is dead, but she is still alive. Mobile phone video from a bystander shows Gray's arrest on 12 April around 08:40 local time (13:40 BST), on Presbury Street in the Sandtown neighbourhood of the city. Pompeo has made it clear in several interviews that she'd like to leave Grey's Anatomy on a high note. Farewell Les, you were a great entertainer.Paul Fillingham, Nottingham, England, I saw Mud play at the Theatre Royal in Norwich in the early 70s. Of course, her friends down on the ground couldn’t see that and assumed she had died. 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I'm sorry to hear of his loss and so the rest of the 3000 18plusers crowd at the concertAndy Major, Rochester, Kent, I remember when I was aged 7 and my sister 5, doing the Tiger Feet dance and eating jam sandwiches in the living room of our parents' council maisonette for several Sunday evenings in early '74 while listening to the Top 20 (as it was then) Chart Show. Mud lead singer Gray dies at 57. lynne, Farnborough UK, Les and the boys saw me through my teenage years, I felt I knew them all, they were the guys next door made good and they made music fun. The band consisted of Gray, drummer Dave Mount, Ray Stiles on bass and Rob Davis on guitar. In a shocking twist, the beloved character Dr. Derek Shepherd, aka McDreamy, was killed off in Thursday’s episode of the ABC drama. Someone who will be greatly missed and who's music will never be copied or replaced.Steve Daglish, Swindon.Wilts. Jennifer Grey's career in mainstream TV and film is one of ups and downs, but the reason for this - in her own words - can't necessarily be traced to the mercurial nature of Hollywood. 17,029 pages were read in the last minute. Read about our approach to external linking. We will all be lonely this Christmas without him...Ross, Cheam, UK, Tiger feet was one of the great songs of our heyday. Great guy. © 2021 BBC. Marmalade and Middle of the Road. I will treasure my Mud records even more now.Val, Bristol, A very sad day for Glam Rockers everywhere, Les and Mud 2000+ people just loving every minute of a great performance. Many carried banners, some of which read "Black lives matter" - an echo of similar protests around the country in recent months. Two men in yellow uniforms with "Baltimore Police" labels are seen pinning the black man to the ground. Video, Pay-out over Starbucks 'slanty' eyes drawing, Owners of Tiger King zoo ordered to surrender cubs, Nasa finds cause of 'megarocket' test shutdown, Jack Ma makes first appearance since October, Pink seesaws at US-Mexico wall win design award, Audi to make electric cars with China's FAW. David , London, As a kid who grew up in the 70s, Mud were not only responsible for their catchy pop tunes, but also for helping us cross the road safely - anyone else remember the "Stop, Look & Listen" public information film featuring Les?Nigel Slater, UK, It'll be lonely this Christmas without him, He was our ElvisChristie, Luton, My Mud collection will be played loud and proud tonight in tribute. I saw them in concert in Leeds in 1989 on the day the Berlin Wall came down. How did he die? Thomas Gray, English poet whose “An Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard” is one of the best known of English lyric poems. But hysteria aside, Mud were faultless and very professional, with their flamboyant and brilliant guitarist. On 1 May the state prosecutor announced criminal charges against six police officers involved in the case. however, i did read the last chapter! George had one of the more traumatic deaths on Grey's. Indeed it was played recently at a birthday party and I enjoyed reliving my youth on the dance floor. Hearing "Tiger Feet" and "The Cat Crept In" and "Rocket" was so thrilling. Grey's Anatomy threw us all for a loop with the first half of season 17, but there's one question that is still on our minds: what's going on with Meredith Grey? announces that he wants to enlist in the Army. "Running while black is not probable cause," he said. It is a sad day for music.Simon Smedley, Tameside, 'Tiger Feet' was the first single I ever bought. Michael Kelly , Belfast, He gave us much joy and happiness through his songs. Best wishes Elaine Dlewlow, Dheadle Stoke on Trent, I was about 12 years of age during Mud's heyday but I can remember it as if it was yesterday. VideoBiden's Iran nuclear challenge, French students protest at Covid mental health toll. But what happened the day of his arrest in Baltimore? been a fan ever since I bought Tiger Feet at eight, He will be I don't think anyone could claim that Mud were one of the greats but they never harmed anyone. Richard Young, Cambridge, UK, An icon of the times. The atmosphere was magic. Mud, like many of the other Glam-rockers e.g. Rest in peace Les, I'll miss you and thanks for the good times.Paul Rodgers, Rotherham, England. S. Spence-Richards, London, UK, Thanks for the memories. RIP Les and thank you for some great parties and loads of memoriesMike, Ipswich. No contest.Mark, Enfield, England, So sorry to hear of Les dying I was a huge fan of mud. I've seen Mud many times over the years and last saw them at Butlins. She also had an older half-sister Meredith Grey, born to Thatcher and his ex-wife Ellis, a famed surgeon. He was 65. He brings back the 70's with a tear in my eye.Terry, Walsall, What a sad day. A part of me has gone today. All I can say is what a great loss to music. Tiger Feet remains the best song ever to get a party going. Grey's wouldn't be the show it is without the drama. He eventually moved to the Algarve with his wife Carol, who blamed his illness on a 50-a-day smoking habit. Les Gray was a good man, sympathies should be sent to his family and friends.Paul, Dalston, London. The glam rock star died of a heart attack in Portugal, his home for 12 years, and had been battling against throat cancer for some time. The series is about a group of exorcists called the Black Order, who use an array of mystical weapons powered by "Innocence" to defend the world against the Noah family. I really liked his voice, and they where a super group. 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