Sad news for the core scene this Thursday afternoon (14). Tim Feerick, the longtime bassist for the influential band Dance Gavin Dance, passed away last night.
We are absolutely devastated to share the news that our friend and bassist Tim Feerick passed away last night.
We ask that you respect our privacy and that of Tim’s family as we deal with this unexpected and heartbreaking loss.
We’ll be sharing updates on Swanfest [festival] and our tour schedule soon as we have them.
According to a statement from the band, Feerick breathed his last on the evening of April 13.
We are devastated to share the news that our friend and bass player, Tim Feerick passed away yesterday.
There has been no official confirmation from the band or the family regarding the cause of Tim Feerick’s death.
What a loss. Rest in peace, Tim!
Death of Tim Feerick of Dance Gavin Dance
Tim Feerick joined Dance Gavin Dance in 2009, having spent some periods in the band that totaled more than 10 years of activity with the group, today completed by Will Swan, Tillian Pearson, Andrew Wells, Jon Mess, and Matt Mingus.
It appears on all of the band’s studio albums since Acceptance Speech (2013), including Instant Gratification (2015), Mothership (2016), Artificial Selection (2018), and Afterburner (2020), and is likely to be featured on the group’s next album. , scheduled to come out in 2022. His last release in life becomes the single “Synergy”
Feerick also recorded the live albums Tree City Sessions (2016) and Tree City Sessions 2 (2020).