U2 Tour Manager Found Dead In West Hollywood
May 27, 2015 at 11:07 AM (PT)
Longtime U2 tour manager DENNIS SHEEHAN died at the SUNSET MARQUIS HOTEL in WEST HOLLYWOOD, CBS LOCAL.COM reports. The LOS ANGELES COUNTY CORONER’S OFFICE was alerted about a man in his mid-60s at around 7a this morning. The incident was being investigated as a natural death.
“With profound sadness we confirm that DENNIS SHEEHAN, U2’s longstanding tour manager and dear friend to us all, has passed away overnight. Our heartfelt sympathy is with his wonderful family,” LIVE NATION Global Touring CEO and Global Music Chairman ARTHUR FOGEL said.
BONO released a statement on U2’s website that read: “We’ve lost a family member, we’re still taking it in. He wasn’t just a legend in the music business, he was a legend in our band. He is irreplaceable.”
SHEEHAN had worked for the band for more than 30 years.