RIP: Mick Karn, bassist for Japan

RIP: Mick Karn, bassist for Japan

From NME:

Japan bassist Mick Karn has died aged 52.

Karn, who revealed in June 2010 that he had been diagnosed with advanced stage cancer, passed away at his Chelsea home today (January 4), according to a statement on Mickkarn.net.

The statement added that Karn “was surrounded by his family and friends” at the time of his death, and that he “will be deeply missed by all”.

• Mick Karn: http://www.mickkarn.net
• Mick Karn (MySpace): http://www.myspace.com/mickkarn

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