Taylor Hawkins has passed away

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Taylor Hawkins has passed away

Post by KristinNirvana »

I wasn't expecting this but the Foo Fighters facebook page posted this statement,


He was only 50 :(
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Re: Taylor Hawkins has passed away

Post by XsInMyEyes »

I'm still processing this. The whole situation, just so sad

Foo Fighters have cancelled all remaining tour dates. I definitely think the future of the band is seriously in question, which I understand entirely, Taylor ended up meaning so much more than just a drummer to those guys 💔

If there's one silver lining in all of this, it's that Taylor got to literally live his dream in the tragically short life he had.
Seeing him perform in person as I did in 2018 was a real privilege
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