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RIP Bob Welch (Fleetwood Mac)

Posted by - 08:26 PM on 06/07/12
Bob Welch (Fleetwood Mac) has died of a "self-inflicted gunshot wound" at age 65. According to a police spokesman, Welch left a suicide note. Our thoughts are with his family and friends.

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08:29 PM on 06/07/12
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Wtf, this sucks!
08:31 PM on 06/07/12
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Whoa. Condolences to his friends and family, R.I.P
08:37 PM on 06/07/12
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ugh RIP

Gypsy, Dreams, Sara, Little Lie, and Go Your Own Way are some of my favorite songs of all time

edit: he had left the band before these jams
08:48 PM on 06/07/12
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This band had a lot of personal demons through out the years.. R.I.P
08:51 PM on 06/07/12
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Wow. This is so sad. Suicide is awful and I can't imagine how he must have felt to drive him to take his own life.
08:54 PM on 06/07/12
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This one hits me in a weird spot. I grew up on Fleetwood Mac from my parents, and have continued with their songs thoughtout today. Suicide is never the answer. RIP.
09:13 PM on 06/07/12
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Holy shit. Rest in peace.
09:15 PM on 06/07/12
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RIP, another sad day in music
09:23 PM on 06/07/12
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RIP. I guess he couldn't just live out the rest of his life. It's weird how people over the age of 60 commit suicide.
09:27 PM on 06/07/12
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OH holy shit

RIP
09:27 PM on 06/07/12
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RIP, may he have truly found peace
09:33 PM on 06/07/12
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Wow. Rest in peace.
09:36 PM on 06/07/12
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sad stuff. but Bob Welch wasnt part of the Fleetwood Mac lineup that everyone knows and loves. He was in the band before Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham even joined the band. Doesnt make it any less said.....but as far as significance to the band, minimal.....unless you're a big fan of their early work. John McVie, Christine McVie, Mick Fleetwood, Nicks, and Buckingham. That is and always will be Fleetwood Mac (even though everyone keeps quitting and coming back)
09:42 PM on 06/07/12
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sad stuff. but Bob Welch wasnt part of the Fleetwood Mac lineup that everyone knows and loves. He was in the band before Stevie Nicks and Lindsey Buckingham even joined the band. Doesnt make it any less said.....but as far as significance to the band, minimal.....unless you're a big fan of their early work. John McVie, Christine McVie, Mick Fleetwood, Nicks, and Buckingham. That is and always will be Fleetwood Mac (even though everyone keeps quitting and coming back)
This really isn't the time.

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