Michael Gardner Death – Cause of Death: PKM Vocalist, Guitarist Michael Gardner has passed away.
PKM were formed after Nantucket lost their deal with Epic Records and Pee Wee Watson and Kenny Soule, the band’s rhythm section, left. Together with guitarist Michael Gardner they formed PKM, combining the members first names letter as the trio’s moniker.
His bandmates Peewee Watson and Kenny Soule have issued the following statement:
“First, we’d like to thank you for the love, support and prayers to us from all the friends of PKM and Michael Gardner. They are deeply appreciated and will never be forgotten. Thank you.”
“As you all know, Michael was a warm and wonderful human being. Talented, loving, caring, with an infectious smile and personality. He had the ability to make each of us feel important and special. And in his eyes we were. What a gift.”
“So through the tears, hurt and sadness we all feel on this day of family and friends, we are thankful for the joy, the laughter, the love, and the music that Michael brought to us all. We’re gonna miss you Brother.” – Peewee Watson and Kenny Soule
Mike’s cause of death was not disclosed.
“Such sad news. Friend to everyone Michael Gardner of PKM has passed,” Greg Taylor shared. “My heart is broken for his family. One of the sweetest guys you’d ever meet and and a true NC music scene legend.”