Krautrock legend Holger Czukay, the bassist and co-founder of highly influential band Can has passed away.
The band announced their shock at his passing via Facebook:
“We are very sad to confirm that Holger passed away yesterday, in his home, the old CAN Studio in Weilerswist,”
“His wife U-She passed away only weeks before. Holger was devastated by the loss of his beloved partner, but was looking forward to making more music and was in good spirits. His passing has come as a shock. We will post more information about funeral arrangements shortly.”
Our condolences go out to his family and friends.