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Mel Galley seriously ill with cancer

Started by pdw1, February 08, 2008, 11:58:20 am

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pdw1

Saw an article on Blabbermouth pointing to this

http://www.expressandstar.com/2008/02/07/whitesnake-star-dying-with-cancer/

It looks like he does not have long to live.  Very very sad.

Patrick


article:
Whitesnake star dying with cancer
World-famous Whitesnake guitarist Mel Galley is seriously ill with cancer, the 59-year-old Staffordshire musician has revealed today.

The rock legend from Cannock has broken the devastating news to friends that he only has a short time to live after recently being diagnosed with the disease. It comes just a month before the star was due to take to the stage again with a new band after years away from the spotlight. Mel said:
Better drowned than duffers if not duffers wont drown

captainkurtz

Sad news - I could have sworn that Deano posted about this last week.
Anger is a gift.

Slim

That's a shame. I remember the Trapeze reunion years ago - just checked, 1991, yikes.

Deano

QuoteSad news - I could have sworn that Deano posted about this last week.


yeah I mentioned it in the Whitesnake tour thread although a the time the prognosis was more positive

sad news

Prince By-Tor

Very sad indeed. Such a great musician. :(