Friday, April 20, 2018

A great musician passes: RIP Avicii.

From the press release:

Artist, DJ, and producer Tim Bergling, a.k.a. Avicii, died Friday afternoon in Oman, according to a statement from his rep. He was 28.

"It is with profound sorrow that we announce the loss of Tim Bergling, also known as Avicii," the statement reads. "He was found dead in Muscat, Oman this Friday afternoon local time, April 20th. The family is devastated and we ask everyone to please respect their need for privacy in this difficult time. No further statements will be given."

Avicii is all over my playlist. This is a real tragedy, whatever the circumstances were. God speed Tim. The music in Heaven just got better.

The Phantom


MacD said...

The Levels video is absolutely spine tinglingly good. Sad. So young.

Shadowdancer Duskstar said...

I hear that Armin Van Buuren had a tribute to him at his ASOT 850 show, right before Armin himself started his set for the night.

The Phantom said...

Hi Shadow, good to hear from you.

Very cool of Armin to do that.