Former Korn Axeman Shane Gibson Passes
April 17, 2014 at 6:04 PM (PT)
Onetime KORN guitarist SHANE GIBSON has died from complications due to a blood clotting disorder, NME reports. The guitarist toured with KORN from 2007 to 2010, and also contributed to KORN frontman JONATHAN DAVIS' solo album.
GIBSON also played in his own band STORK, The bandmates released the statement: "It is with deepest sadness and regret that we must confirm that ST0RK founding member and lead guitarist SHANE PAUL GIBSON passed away at 5:45a on APRIL 15th, 2014 in the UAB Hospital in BIRMINGHAM, AB as a result of complications from a blood clotting disorder. He was 35 years old. SHANE was one of the best guitar players the world has ever known, and his virtuosity was matched only by his wit and generosity of spirit. He will be missed beyond measure. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and all those who loved him as much as we did."