Dance Gavin Dance bass player Tim Feerick dead at 34
Tim Feerick, best known as the bassist for the rock band Dance Gavin Dance, has died according to a statement from the band. He was 34 years old.
“We are absolutely devastated to share the news that our friend and bass player, Tim Feerick, passed away last night,” the band said in a statement.
Dance Gavin Dance frontman Tilian Pearson responded to fans that took to social media to show their grief, love and support after discoving the news of Tim’s death with Pearson saying: "I appreciate everyone who has reached out to me, so much. It actually really helps. The pain is unbearable but it gets better when someone wants to share it."
Dance Gavin Dance was set to hit the road with Memphis May Fire later this month which is set to kick off in Sacramento, California. Further updates on upcoming tour dates and schedule will be announced "as soon as we have them," the band said.
Tim Feerick first joined Dance Gavin Dance back in 2009, and after leaving for a brief stint, rejoined the group n 2012 and has since then been featured on six of the band’s studio albums including last year’s Afterburner.
The cause of Tim’s death has not been disclosed at this time. This story is developing…
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