Former Deerhunter Member Josh Fauver Has Passed Away

5 November 2018 | 12:06 pm | Staff Writer

“Very difficult times now."

Pic via Instagram.

Pic via Instagram.

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Former bassist for Deerhunter, Josh Fauver, has passed away aged 39.

Deerhunter announced the news on social media over the weekend and according to Rolling Stone, a representative of the band has confirmed the death. No cause has been revealed.

“Very difficult times now,” the band posted on Instagram.

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Fauver joined the band in 2005 after original bassist Justin Bosworth died in 2004 in a skateboarding accident. He played on four studio albums through to 2012.