According to Warp Records Trish Keenan has passed away this morning. The Broadcast-singer died from complications with pneumonia. Keenan had been hospitalized and was said to be suffering from a strain of the H1N1 flu. The label has issued following statement:
It is with great sadness we announce that Trish Keenan from Broadcast passed away at 9am this morning in hospital. She died from complications with pneumonia after battling the illness for two weeks in intensive care. Our thoughts go out to James, Martin, her friends and her family and we request that the public respect their wishes for privacy at this time. This is an untimely tragic loss and we will miss Trish dearly – a unique voice, an extraordinary talent and a beautiful human being. Rest in Peace.
Keenan’s signature 60s-influenced voice were an integral part of Broadcast’s experimental pop-sound. She will be missed. Rest in Peace.