TV on the Radio's Gerard Smith Dies

TV on the Radio bassist/keyboardist Gerard Smith died Wednesday morning, after a “courageous fight against lung cancer,” according to an official statement on the band’s website. “We will miss him terribly,” the note continues.

Due to Smith’s passing, TV on the Radio have cancelled five of their upcoming shows, beginning with tonight’s scheduled performance in Detroit. A full list of cancellations are found below. We’ll provide more information as it becomes available.

TV on the Radio cancelled dates:

April 20: St. Andrew Halls, Detroit MI

April 22: Metro, Chicago IL

April 23: First Ave, Minneapolis MN

April 24: First Ave, Minneapolis MN

April 26: Ogden, Denver CO