Greg Elk, guitarist for British doom metal band Dead Witches, has passed away according to announcement on the band’s Facebook page. The post dated 29th October 2016 reads as follows;
“Greg we still can’t believe you are gone. We will never forget the time you spent with us, the music that we made together and your incredible talent and sweet soul, that always had words of love for everyone, always ready to be better, always there for the band no matter what.
“You said to us once ‘thank you guys for this amazing experience’.
“Thank you Greg for everything
You are loved
And you will be missed forever
The music that we shared is there and is going last forever for us
“Goodbye mate! See you on the other side!”
A cause of death is not mentioned for Elk‘s sudden passing. The devastating news comes only weeks after Dead Witches inked a deal with Heavy Psych Records.