Boom Boom Satelites Vocalist Kawashima Michiyuki Passes Away
The official website of Boom Boom Satelites has announced that vocalist and guitarist Kawashima Michiyuki has passed away on October 9 5:12 a.m. Kawashima was suffering from a partial paralysis from a fourth brain tumor relapse.
Boom Boom Satelites bassist left a comment on the site, which was translated into English on their official Facebook page:
At 5:12am on October 9th, BOOM BOOM SATELLITES‘s vocalist Michiyuki Kawashima set off on the next stage of his journey. I imagine he is soaring around the world, finally freed from the restrictions of his body. His passing is not a tragedy, but the achievement of a lifetime goal and a happy ending. The love of our many fans supported Michiyuki Kawashima and BOOM BOOM SATELLITES on their journey, and we are truly happy and lucky because of you. On behalf of Michiyuki Kawashima, I would like to thank all our fans and colleagues again.”Thank you for supporting us up until now. Live your lives with passion and energy and keep the music we made, the time we spent together, and the memories we shared close to you.”
“One more thing, we are BOOM BOOM SATELLITES!!”