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Maggie Roche overleden

22 Jan 2017 door johnsmits

Maggie Roche, songwriter en lid van de befaamde dames-groep The Roches, is op 65-jarige leeftijd aan kanker overleden. Zus Suzzy bevestigde het nieuws vandaag op haar Facebook-pagina:Friends, my dear, beautiful sister Maggie passed away today after a long struggle with cancer. She was a private person, too sensitive and shy for this world, but brimming with life, love, and talent. I want to let you know how grateful she was to everyone who listened and understood her through her music and her songs. After decades of singing, writing, traveling and performing together, we spent the last month and a half helping each other through her final journey, now I have to let her go. I’m heartbroken. I adored her. She was smart, wickedly funny, and authentic ~ not a false bone in her body ~ a brilliant songwriter, with a distinct unique perspective, all heart and soul. It’ll be hard for me to carry on without her.