The following post has been published on Mark Lanegan’s Facebook page:
Our beloved friend Mark Lanegan passed away this morning at his home in Killarney, Ireland. A beloved singer, songwriter, author, and musician he was 57 and is survived by his wife Shelley. No other information is available at this time. The family asks everyone to respect their privacy at this time.
Lanegan was the co-founder of Screaming Trees and a former member of The Queens Of The Stone Age.
Screaming Trees became famous when Grunge Rock hit the scene during the 90s along with bands like Soundgarden, Alice In Chains Pearl Jam, and Nirvana