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RIP Vic Chesnutt

Posted by: Paul Tao (12/26/09)
Athens singer-songwriter Vic Chesnutt has officially passed away after being in a coma.
Statementin 1991 i moved to athens georgia in search of god, but what I discovered instead was vic chesnutt. hearing his music completely transformed the way i thought about writing songs, and i will forever be in his debt."

--jeff mangum, neutral milk hotel
    
 
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01:22 AM on 12/26/09
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What horrible news

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He had been in a coma after taking an overdose of muscle relaxants earlier this week, said the family spokesman, Jem Cohen.
01:33 AM on 12/26/09
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Rest in peace.
01:52 AM on 12/26/09
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damn, this sucks.
but good to hear jeff mangum say such sweet things.
03:20 AM on 12/26/09
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Damn. R.I.P.
04:01 AM on 12/26/09
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He will be missed. Such a great song writer, pick up the new album if you can.
05:26 AM on 12/26/09
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rest in peace.
05:43 AM on 12/26/09
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I hadn't heard of Vic until all of this happened, but after finding out he was on Constellation (in my top 5 labels of all time) I checked out a video of him and was blown away. I am definitely a fan now, I only wish I could have found his music earlier. Rest in Peace.
05:45 AM on 12/26/09
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R.i.p.
06:15 AM on 12/26/09
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That is such a shame :(
06:58 AM on 12/26/09
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So fucking sad. Rest in peace.
06:59 AM on 12/26/09
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Two drug deaths in a month :( RIP
07:48 AM on 12/26/09
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This is terrible, R.I.P.
07:51 AM on 12/26/09
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That's horrible. rip.
08:16 AM on 12/26/09
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awful. r.i.p.
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