We are unbelievably sad to have to report this news right now.

LeRoi Moore, saxophonist for Dave Matthews Band, has reportedly passed away at a Los Angeles hospital following a string of complications from an ATV accident back in June. The details look a little fuzzy right now but that much is confirmed. This is a very sad day for fans as Moore was a truly integral part of the group from the beginning. I consider myself fortunate to have been able to see perform with Moore a few times in my lifetime, and he will truly be missed by the fans the community surrounding the live powerhouse.

Here’s the statement from dmband.com:

We are deeply saddened that , saxophonist and founding member of , died unexpectedly Tuesday afternoon, August 19, 2008, at Presbyterian Medical Center in from sudden complications stemming from his June ATV accident on his farm near , Virginia. LeRoi had recently returned to his home to begin an intensive physical rehabilitation program.

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