Grindcore formation Fuck The Facts confirm that their former guitarist, Tim Audette, recently passed away after a long battle with multiple sclerosis. Tim was part of the band in years between 2001 and 2003.
Official statement from the band:
“We are saddened to share the news that former FTF guitarist Tim Audette recently passed away after fighting a long and courageous battle with M.S.
“Tim was there at the very start of the band formation of Fuck The Facts in 2001, and played on the albums Mullet Fever and Backstabber Etiquette, as well as our splits with Ames Sanglantes and Sylvester Staline.
“Even though he had a much more traditional metal background, Tim always embraced every wild idea that was brought to the table, and had a big part in the all the music that we created and released during his period in the band. We are lucky to have known him and shared so many adventures together.
“Our hearts go out to all of his family and friends. RIP Tim.”