Crystal Fighters are a British alternative dance band that formed in London back in 2007. Crystal Fighters use is a fusion of genres in their music which typically includes fast progressive dance music joined by melodies and dances of Basque folk.
This past Friday, Crystal Fighters announced via their Facebook that their drummer, Andrea Marongiu has passed away unexpectedly.
“It is with deep regret and great sadness that we announce the tragic passing of our drummer and friend, Andrea Marongiu.”
“Andrea was not only one of the most brilliant, skilful and charismatic drummers to have ever graced the stage, but also an incredibly kind, fun and loving friend to us all. Our condolences go out to anyone who was lucky enough to have known him, and most particularly to his family.
We are all completely heartbroken by this News and we can't hold back the tears as we write this message to you. Andrea, thank you for all the incredible joy and life you brought to this band and to our lives for the last four years. We love you and we miss you more than words can say right now.”
Rest in Peace Andrea.