Christian Böringer:
R.I.P. Keith Emerson!
R.I.P. Greg Lake!
Emerson, Lake & Palmer forever!
(And: Jesse Ventura for President!)

To the memory of Keith Emerson (02 November 1944 - 10 March 2016)
(Performing in the Siegerlandhalle in Siegen/Germany on October the 13th 1992)

To the memory of Greg Lake (10 November 1947 – 7 December 2016)
(Performing in the Siegerlandhalle in Siegen/Germany on October the 13th 1992)

There are fans like me and there are real fans: A Greg Lake autograph from 1974.
(Courtesy of Volker Strobel, New Mexico)

Original Key of Keith Emerson's Hammond organ, Model L 100 + Original Greg Lake Plectrum
Original organ key (fragment) of Keith Emerson's Hammond Organ, Model L 100
(Obtained after a short fight with another concertgoer during the ELP concert
in the Siegerlandhalle in Siegen/Germany on October the 13th 1992.)
+ Original Greg Lake Plectrum
(Picked up by myself just in front of the stage after the ELP concert at the Museumshof in Fulda/Germany on July the 11th 1997.)

Fulda, Germany, July the 11th, 1997: A dream was almost completely fulfilled.
Alas, Keith Emerson decided to eat a pizza instead of getting annoyed by me.
(No copyright infringements intendet!
Anyway, before you file a lawsuit against me, please send an email. Thanks!)

Please visit also my website:

The LOOM* VALIDATOR (still under construction)
A great number of music bands/musicians are linked with Emerson, Lake & Palmer.


*LOOM = law of outstanding music (by Carl Bender, whose work is based on Pete Frame's famous rock family trees) states:
The music of a band/an artist can be considered as outstanding if at least one band's line-up/the artist is linked with Keith Emerson, Greg Lake or Carl Palmer.

When it's time for you to leave.
Calculate your life expectancy:

Your age: year(s)
You'll very likely straddle at the age of:

Figures based on the life tables 2009/2011 published on 18th February 2013 by the Federal Statistical Office of Germany