Friday, December 12, 2008

Michael Lee RIP 1969 - 2008

It's with great sadness that we've been told that drummer Mickael Lee has been found dead in his home on Nov 25th . He apparently died of a seizure .

Michael Lee started playing drums with english hard rock band Little Angels before joining The Cult , Echo & the Bunnymen, The Quireboys and more recently Thin Lizzy.
He will be remembered best for his work with Robert Plant on the " Fate of nations " tour and the Page & Plant reunion tours and cds " Unledded " and " Walking into Clarcksdale " between 1993 and 1999 .

Funeral services were held at the Darlington Crematorium in Darlington UK on Dec 3rd , Jimmy Page attended the funeral.
http://www.thenorthernecho.co.uk/news/3948610.Guitar_legend_at_funeral_of_drummer/

He was only 39 .

Here' s Michael Lee playing with Page & Plant + Birthday present :