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In some shocking and devastating news, it has just come to light that Power Trip vocalist Riley Gale has passed away at the age of 35.
The cause of his death has not been revealed, though his family have released a statement, which reads:
"Dear Power Trip fans worldwide,
It is with the greatest of sadness we must announce that our lead singer and brother Riley Gale passed away last night.
Riley was a friend, a brother, a son. Riley was both a larger than life rock star and a humble and giving friend. He touched so many lives through his lyrics and through his huge heart. He treated everyone he met as a friend and he always took care of his friends. We will celebrate Riley's life and never forget the great works of music, charity, and love that he left behind. You, the fans, meant so much to him, please know how special you are.If you have a memory of Riley please share it, no matter how small, as we remember him.
Please respect our wishes for privacy during this time. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Dallas Hope Charities, the link to donate directly is here.
Signed, Rlley's Loving Family
P.S. Funeral and visitation arrangements are pending."
Power Trip formed in 2008, releasing two full length albums to date. Their latest record Nightmare Logic received critical acclaim for mastering old-school thrash metal in a modern format, while Riley Gale was renowned for his incredible energy during live performances.
Our thoughts go out to Riley's friends, family and fans during this heartbreaking time.
— POWER TRIP (@powertriptx) August 26, 2020
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