Tim Feerick, longtime bassist of Dance Gavin Dance, has tragically passed away. The news came from a statement from the band.

The group shared the news across their social media, expressing that they are “absolutely devastated” at this “untimely loss” of their friend and bandmate.

The full statement reads:

"We are absolutely devastated to share the news that our friend and bass player, Tim Feerick, passed away last night. We ask that you respect our privacy and that of Tim's family while we deal with this heartbreaking and untimely loss. We will share further updates on Swanfest and our upcoming touring schedule as soon as we have them."

Everyone at Alternative Press sends their deepest sympathies to the family and friends of Tim Feerick.