Former Trivium bassist Brent Young has died at the age of 37. The news was confirmed by current Trivium frontman Matt Heafy, who commented on the death of the musician via his social media. A cause of death was not revealed.
Young was with the band between 2001-2004, appearing on their Blue demo as well as the group's debut album, Ember to Inferno.
Heafy wrote, "We have just been given word on the passing of one of the early members of Trivium, Brent Young. Having had a couple wonderful years with Brent in the Florida local band scene, doing the Blue demo and ETI together, the very first European mini-tour and first USA tour together - I have nothing but amazing memories of a wonderful person. Our hearts and condolences go out to all of Brent’s family and friends."