David Berman (Silver Jews, Purple Mountains) has died
Devastating news. David Berman of Silver Jews and Purple Mountains has died at age 52. His label Drag City just confirmed the news, writing, "We couldn't be more sorry to tell you this. David Berman passed away earlier today. A great friend and one of the most inspiring individuals we've ever known is gone. Rest easy, David."
Fellow musicians have taken to social media to pay tribute to David.