Mark Reale R.I.P.

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Mark Reale R.I.P.

Post#1 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 5:56 am

Riot posted this on their facebook a few minutes ago:
To friends and fans of Mark Reale and Riot,
We are deeply saddened to confirm that Mark has lost his battle with a lifelong illness.
Your thoughts and prayers are appreciated by Mark's family, friends, and bandmates at this difficult time.

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Post#2 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 6:13 am

Oh no ... :( :cry:

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Post#3 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 6:46 am

This is so sad. Fantastic guitarist, fantastic band.

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Post#4 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 7:51 am

I could see it coming when I heard the bad news some weeks ago. This is the end of one of the greatest metal bands. RIP, Mark.
Good against Evil, Evil sure to win

"It really didn't matter if they liked it or not, i was going to give it to them straight down their throats" -John Stewart

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Post#5 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 8:33 am

RIP. just read yesterday about him being hospitalized again.. lots of RIOT to be played today :cry:
Down there in the Darkness
Centuries of Evil
And his Arms will take you deeper and deeper

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Post#6 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 8:39 am

this really took me by surprise,its beyond sad really :(

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Post#7 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 8:50 am

One of the greats. Riot marathon tonight.

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Post#8 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:18 am

I just listened to Warrior - pure love materialized in music!

Shine on! :cry:

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Post#9 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 9:58 am

RIP :cry:
What good is a life that leaves nothing behind, not a thought nor a dream to echo in time...
So what have I done in the eyes of the world, what have I done that will remain?

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Post#10 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 11:14 am


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Post#11 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 11:56 am

May the Warrior have a mighty Flight....

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Post#12 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 1:10 pm


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Post#13 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 1:32 pm

Blinking back tears. RIP.
"I just yell at people"
- Tim Baker

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Post#14 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 1:34 pm

Perhaps the best combination there was for a genius guitar player that could actually also compose some of the best songs ever in metal music.RIP
I am so true my mp3 player's screen has slight ringwear

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Post#15 » Thu Jan 26, 2012 2:51 pm

Really, really sad, RIP
Long Live The Loud !!!

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