The 39-year-old rock musician, the frontman of the King and Shut group Mikhail Gorshenev died in his apartment in St. Petersburg on the night of July 18-19.
This was announced by the official Twitter group "King and the Clown".
“We are sadly compelled to report that Mikhail Gorshenev died suddenly on the night of July 18-19 in his house in St. Petersburg. All announced performances of the group are canceled. Details will be published later "- said in a statement.
A spokeswoman for the rock band Anastasia confirmed information about the death of the musician.
"Yes it's true. It happened, ”said Rogozhnikova. According to her, the fate of the upcoming traditional summer concert of the group, which was to be held on Saturday in the Green Theater of Gorky Park, is not yet known.
The official “King and the Jester” Facebook page reports that all announced performances of the group are canceled. The place and time of the funeral will be communicated to the fans later.
Social networks are already actively discussing the tragic news. In the fan community, there were reports that Gorshenev allegedly survived 8 clinical deaths.However, this fact has not yet been confirmed.
The version of substance abuse is also rejected by Runet in connection with possible health problems of the singer “The King and the Jester”.
On the streets of Moscow and St. Petersburg, the song “The funeral of punk” sounds more and more often.