Jason Rosenthal Dead

2013-08-14 by Tony Li | 23 Comments
On Monday, the lead vocalist and guitarist of post-hardcore band On The Might of Princes,
Jason Rosenthal, passed away. The band posted the following on their official Facebook page:

"It is with insane sadness that i have to write and say that jason rosenthal,
singer/guitarist for On the Might of Princes, passed away last night. i don't know what to
say. of course he and i have had many differences, but at the heart of what we did and what
we shared, is an overwhelming amount of passion for the beauty and struggle of a long on/off friendship and trying to keep a sinking musical ship afloat. he gave so much of himself through his music, and touched so many hearts... helping us along through our hardships and loves. i'm not going to post any particular song right now, but encourage you to find the song that hit with you the most, and blast the fucking shit out of it. goodbyes like this are not good, but the flame unique people like him leave behind will warm us until we join him somewhere. be strong and hug the people you love everyday.

with love and never forgotten feedback"

-tommy

Tagged: On The Might of Princes

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StallionMang
August 13th 2013
6946 Comments


Damn, hard R.I.P.

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Trebor.
Contributing Reviewer
August 13th 2013
51494 Comments


holy shit RIP I listen to these guys all the time

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SadAndHolyGlow
August 13th 2013
1571 Comments


Man. I haven't gotten around to listening to these guys yet, but sad news nonetheless. Does anyone know the cause of death by chance?

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DegausserGuernica24
August 13th 2013
1134 Comments


^ Most likely suicide.

drasticaction74
August 13th 2013
1813 Comments


insane sadness

RIP

^^^nice dig Degausser

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DegausserGuernica24
August 14th 2013
1134 Comments


Thanks. Radio Cambodia and Stuck Pig are fucking tits.

demigod!
August 14th 2013
47060 Comments


damn this blows

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Rowan5215
August 14th 2013
30483 Comments


Never heard of the band but fuck me RIP. That post from the band is heart-wrenching.

Damus
August 14th 2013
513 Comments


don't know the band but I feel for them. Message from the band is brutal.

ZippaThaRippa
August 14th 2013
2484 Comments


I laughed when I read 'with insane sadness'

And then I hung myself because I don't deserve to live anymore.

RIP

dimsim3478
August 14th 2013
6494 Comments


What the fuck man RIP

Seriously...

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Iamthe Nightstars
August 14th 2013
2449 Comments


Terrible news. I was just listening to "An Illusion to Italy" earlier tonight.

henryChinaski
August 14th 2013
3210 Comments


RIP

Spare
August 14th 2013
5567 Comments


rip. very good band

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BigPleb
August 14th 2013
41654 Comments


He died of a brain tumor guys.

RIP hard.

tommygun
August 14th 2013
25680 Comments


rip

TrephineArtist
August 14th 2013
205 Comments


I wasn't aware of this band until now, with this tragic news. I checked out some of their music & I really like it. Very talented band with a lot of heart & soul.

RIP

Amebix
August 14th 2013
240 Comments


Rest in peace!
This band released 2 outstanding albums and a pretty good one.


Jennifer22
August 14th 2013
287 Comments


R.I.P.
I think I'm going to check out their music in tribute.

wacknizzle
August 14th 2013
13944 Comments


Such a bummer, RIP. Turns out it was a heart attack

http://www.altpress.com/news/entry/on_the_might_of_princes_frontman_jason_rosenthal_passes_away

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ZippaThaRippa
August 14th 2013
2484 Comments


Who the fuck dies of a heart attack at 35

DatsNotDaMetulz
August 15th 2013
2113 Comments


May have had one of those difficult to spot heart conditions like the footballer Fabrice Muamba has which caused him to nearly die on the pitch last year (he was 23 at the time).

Spec
October 5th 2013
28759 Comments


Only just saw this on quoteunquote.



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