Mourning for the keyboarder of the cult band Depeche Mode. Andy Fletcher has died at the age of 60. This was announced by his bandmates.

Andy Fletcher, keyboardist for the cult band Depeche Mode, is dead. He died at the age of just 60. This was announced by his bandmates in a moving tweet.

“We are shocked and filled with overwhelming sadness at the untimely death of our dear friend, family member and bandmate Andy ‘Fletch’ Fletcher,” the band tweeted on Saturday night.

“Fletch had a true heart of gold and was always there when you needed support, a lively conversation, a good laugh or a cold beer,” the band continued. “Our hearts are with his family and we ask that you think of them and respect their privacy at this difficult time.”