Trevor Strnad, one of the prominent members of death metal band Black Dahlia Murder, has sadly passed away at the age of 41.
The musician’s bandmates shared the devastating news via a post on the band’s Instagram page, which included a phone number to contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
As of this writing, the cause of Trevor’s death has not been revealed. The musician was in a relationship with Violet Knox.
Meet Violet Knox
Trevor was dating Violet, who is a model. Just three days ago, the musician posted a photo of himself and his girlfriend with a black heart emoji in his Twitter caption.
Spotting photos of the couple together is a difficult task as they have shared very little online. But, they had publicly declared their love for each other.
Trevor and Violet both mentioned each other’s Instagram handle in their bios. Trevor even placed a heart next to his wife’s name.
Professionally, Violet is an OnlyFans model. However, she decided to close her page.
The description on her account, which she only started in February, reads: “Please do not subscribe. This page will be closed.
Meanwhile, Violet’s Instagram is very captivating with brilliant images from her photo shoots. You can take a look here.
Black Dahlia Murder announces the death of a member of the group
Trevor founded Black Dahlia Murder in 2001 in Michigan, taking its name from the murder of actress Elizabeth Short in 1947.
As they mourned his loss, his bandmates remembered the late artist for his incredible talent.
“It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Trevor Scott Strnad. Beloved son, brother and Shepard of good times, he was loved by all who met him. A walking encyclopedia of all things beauty. music,” their statement read.
“He was a hugger, a writer and truly one of the world’s greatest entertainers. His lyrics provided the world with stories, spells, horror and fantasy. It was his life to be your episode.
HITC extends its condolences to the family and friends of Trevor Strnad at this difficult time.
Fans pay tribute to the singer
Tributes are pouring in for Trevor as fans are shocked to learn of his death. The passing of the talented singer has left many heartbroken fans.
“I remember listening to my 1st TBDM back then when I was in middle school, Song was ‘Hell is where she’s waiting for me’ and I was immediately hooked by the high pitched voice by Trevor Strnad. Man, too fast. Rest In Power”, a fan tweeted.
Another added“Trevor Strnad was a god in the metal community. Waking up to hear he left this world was heartbreaking. His legacy will live on through his art and the memory of his love and support for seemingly every underground metal scene. Rest in Power and Eternal Peace, caption”
“I can’t believe Trevor Strnad is gone. TBDM is the band that really solidified my love for death metal. Forever one of my favorite singers and songwriters. I am devastated by the news. Thank you for everything, rest in power”, tweeted another heartbroken fan.