Keith Emerson

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R.I.P KEITH EMERSON

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Some of the many KEITH EMERSON stories and tributes below. Personally, I'm running out of words to come up with for each time we have to morn the passing of another legend. R.I.P Keith.
 
"We regret to announce that Keith Emerson died during the night of 10th/11th March 2016 at his home in Santa Monica, California, aged 71.
Greg Lake and Carl Palmer have made personal statements (see www.keithemerson.com). These statements can also be read on the ELP Facebook page where messages of condolences can be left: Facebook.com/EmersonLakePalmer
 

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/keith-emerson-emerson-lake-and-pa...

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/northamerica/usa/12192653/Keit...

http://www.theguardian.com/music/2016/mar/13/keith-emerson-obituary


To all ELP friends and fans all over the world, I would like to express my deep sadness upon hearing this tragic news. As you know Keith and I spent many of the best years of our lives together and to witness his life coming to an end in the way that it has is painful, both to myself and to all who knew him.

As sad and tragic as Keith’s death is, I would not want this to be the lasting memory people take away with them. What I will always remember about Keith Emerson was his remarkable talent as a musician and composer and his gift and passion to entertain. Music was his life and despite some of the difficulties he encountered I am sure that the music he created will live on forever.

My deepest condolences go to Keith’s family.

May he now be at peace.

Greg Lake
London - March 12, 2016

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Tue
15
Jul

KEITH EMERSON and GREG LAKE To Release 'Live From Manticore Hall' CD July 14

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Keith Emerson and Greg Lake To Release 'Live From Manticore Hall' CD July 14, 2014

London, UK - Welcome to Mantticore Hall! Keith Emerson and Greg Lake, two of the founding members of prog legends Emerson Lake & Palmer, will be releasing their highly anticipated new CD 'Live From Manticore Hall' on July 14, 2014 on Manticore Records, via Cherry Red. The duo's forthcoming live album captures their unique two-man versions of a selection of well known material from ELP's celebrated catalog, including the hit 'Lucky Man'. These recordings were taken from a live show during their 2010 world tour and presented here for the first time!

' 'Live At Manticore Hall' is an introspective revisit to some of the music of ELP. I think Greg and I gave it a personal touch with our Q&A sessions midway through the show. It was a delicate transformation that we present now.' - Keith Emerson

'I think this album offers a very interesting perspective upon how Keith and I work and create together.' - Greg Lake

Track Listing:

1. FROM THE BEGINNING
2. INTRODUCTION
3. I TALK TO THE WIND
4. BITCHES CRYSTAL
5. THE BARBARIAN
6. TAKE A PEBBLE
7. TARKUS
8. C'EST LE VIE
9. PIRATES
10. MOOG SOLO / LUCKY MAN

To purchase Keith Emerson & Greg Lake's 'Live From Manticore Hall' CD: http://www.cherryred.co.uk/shopexd.asp?id=4712
iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/live-from-manticore-hall-feat./id89623...

Keith Emerson official website: http://www.keithemerson.com/
Greg Lake official website: http://greglake.com/

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