Grandaddy bass player Kevin Garcia has passed away, aged 41
Grandaddy bass player Kevin Garcia has passed away after suffering a stroke.
The musician, aged 41, died in Modesto, California yesterday.
His US indie rock band revealed the sad news in a statement on their Facebook page.
“There are no accurate words to express what we need to.
“We are absolutely shattered to say that we lost our friend and band mate Kevin Garcia early this afternoon. He succumbed to the effects of a massive stroke.
“We were all able to say goodbye to him and he was surrounded by his closest friends and family here in Modesto,” reads the statement.
Continuing on, his bandmates said: “Kevin started playing with Grandaddy when he was 15.
“He was an actual angel. He navigated life with a grace, a generosity and a kindness that was utterly unique. And contagious.
“He is loved so deeply by so many.”
Rest in peace.