MTV.com is reporting that Blake Donner, singer of Utah-based hardcore band PARALLAX, was killed last week with three friends when they tried to swim to an underground chamber inside a Utah cave via an underwater passageway. PARALLAX had been working on the band's debut LP, which will still be released through Counterintelligence Recordings. There is no word on when the disc may surface. Donner was 24.
For more information on PARALLAX and the circumstances surrounding Donner's death, visit www.counterhq.com.