Trish Keenan of Broadcast Passes Away
Posted at 12:15pm, 1/14/2011
Trish Keenan, frontwoman for the Warp label band Broadcast, has passed away after battling pneumonia for two weeks in intensive care. The English experimental electro-pop duo formed in 1995 and released several critically acclaimed albums, including The Noise Made by People and Tender Buttons. Trish was truly too young to die and will be missed by many.
The following statement was posted on the Warp Records site this morning:
"It is with great sadness we announce that Trish Keenan from Broadcast passed away at 9am this morning in hospital. She died from complications with pneumonia after battling the illness for two weeks in intensive care. Our thoughts go out to James, Martin, her friends and her family and we request that the public respect their wishes for privacy at this time. This is an untimely tragic loss and we will miss Trish dearly - a unique voice, an extraordinary talent and a beautiful human being. Rest in Peace."