Joseph Maus, the brother and bandmate of John Maus, has died while on tour.
Maus, died in Cesis, Latvia while on tour with his brother and the news was confirmed by Maus’ label Ribbon Music: “We offer our deepest and most sincere condolences to Joe’s family, Robert Sue, Kevin, Stephanie, and John Maus, as well as his bandmates Luke and Jonathan, his friends, and all those suffering this tragic loss,” the statement said.
The cause of death has not been released as of yet.
The tragic news has also resulted in all of John Maus’ forthcoming tour dates to have been cancelled.
Here’s the full statement:
Joseph Scott Maus, January 6, 1988 – July 28th, 2018 pic.twitter.com/gDWPZpEhmb
— RIBBON MUSIC (@ribbonmusic) July 29, 2018