The Inspirational Wilko Johnson: 12 July 1947 – 21 November 2022

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Wilko playing at his last show. Oct 2022 in London. Aged 75.

RIP Wilko Johnson – Neuroendocrine Cancer

I have been following Wilko’s cancer story since December 2015 (and what a story it is)

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Wilko Johnson performing at The Royal Albert Hall, London on 26th September 2017
Charlie Chan (left) convinced Wilko to get his diagnosis checked, Emmanuel Huguet (right) removed his huge tumour in Cambridge.

Two videos below.  Wilko is mainly a guitar player but he also wrote songs and sings too.  

Video 1 is 2006 when he was part of Dr Feelgood.  Boom Boom.

Video 2 was made with Roger Dawltry (The Who) for the Going back Home tour.  Was supposed to be Wilko’s swan song.  He opted for that rather than chemotherapy when told he had 12 months to live because of Pancreatic Cancer. Charlie Chan (above) a photographer and also an Oncologist wondered why Wilko was still able to do his fast paced routine …… boom boom! 

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