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American Head Charge Bassist Chad Hanks Dead At 46 Following Battle With Terminal Illness

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American Head Charge bassist Chad Hanks passed away this weekend. Hanks was said to be 46-years-old at the time of his death and friends have indicated his battle was with cancer. Various other social media posts suggest he was suffering from kidney and liver failure. Tributes from friends, family and fans have been pouring in across Facebook in the wake of the sad news. A benefit show/public memorial in his honor has been announced for November 26th at the First Avenue in Minneapolis, MN with proceeds going towards his funeral expenses. Donations for his final expenses are being fielded via chadhanksbenefit@gmail.com and are encouraged to be sent as a friends and family/gift to avoid fees.

Frontman Cameron Heacock shared the following pic of himself with Hanks:

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1. BrokenFace writes:

wow sad news I believe he was one of the main song writers in the band. He will be missed.

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