Monday, June 4, 2007
R.I.P. - John Pike of Ra Ra Riot
Sad news reported by NME.
Ra Ra Riot drummer John Pike has been found dead. He went missing after attending a party Saturday night in Fairhaven, MA.
More details at NME.com
I was fortunate enough to have seen Pike in action with Ra Ra Riot a few months ago and it was one of the best performances I've seen by a young band in a long time.
Condolences to the band.
Sometimes "Gone too soon" just doesn't cover it.
Here's the band in Chicago last year: