Sean Kennedy, bass guitar player with Australian metalcore outfits I Killed the Prom Queen and Deez Nuts, died on Feb. 23, according to various reports. He was 35. No cause of death has been announced.
Kennedy performed on Prom Queen’s debut LP from 2003, When Goodbye Means Forever..., and its followup from 2006, Music for the Recently Deceased, which peaked at No. 27 on on the ARIA Albums Chart and saw the five-piece amass a global following.
A live album from 2008, Sleepless Nights and City Lights, was nominated for Best Independent Hard Rock/Punk Album at the AIR Awards.