'Thank you for soundtracking my life': readers' tributes to Mark Hollis
You have been reacting to the news Mark Hollis, lead singer of Talk Talk, has died at the age of 64
Spirit of Eden is simply brilliant and one of the top ten albums of all time for me. I worked at both EMI and PolyGram (where they later signed to Polydor) and remember being staggered at the ambition, scope and sound of the albums he delivered. In my opinion, way beyond anything anyone else was doing at the time. Today, on my way to do the shopping I will listen once again to the music of a man who I genuinely think was a genius.
Source: The Guardian – 'Thank you for soundtracking my life': readers' tributes to Mark Hollis