The Agony Scene Bassist Jay White Has Died

Photo via The Agony Scene Facebook.

Sad news today: Jay White, bassist of Tulsa, Oklahoma-based metal act The Agony Scene, has died.

White joined the band in 2016, and performed bass on their 2018 album Tormentor. According to The PRP, he had been hospitalized in recent weeks due to an undisclosed illness, with a GoFundMe set up in his name.

The band announced Jay’s passing via social media, writing, “It is with extremely heavy hearts that we regretfully inform you all of the passing of our friend and bandmate Jay White.

“Jay was a uniquely special individual who made a serious impact in his short time on this earth. He was a true force of nature that we will all miss dearly.

“Rest easy, we love you Jay.”

It is with extremely heavy hearts that we regretfully inform you all of the passing of our friend and bandmate Jay…

Posted by The Agony Scene on Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Everyone at The Pit sends their heart out to Jay’s family, friends, bandmates and fans during this difficult time.