Mitch touched the hearts of many, and bands across the world today have been paying their respects.
After yesterday's awful news that Suicide Silence frontman Mitch Lucker was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident, Twitter has today been flooded with bands from across the globe paying their respects.
We don't need to tell you that Mitch was a huge character, a true family man and a great friend to many, and the news has shocked the rock and metal community to its core. Here's what some had to say:
@bmthofficial (Bring Me The Horizon)
We're deeply saddened to have lost one of heavy music's most valued icons, Mitch Lucker. Our thoughts are with his family friends and fans.
@MIWband (Motionless In White)
Our thoughts and condolences go out to @suicidesilence and the family of Mitch Lucker. Metal has lost an icon. RIP man.
@AryaDred (Arya Dred, Skindred)
Really sad news about Mitch Lucker. He set up a bar side stage and was pouring shots for us at a festival last summer, what a dude. Gutted.
@austincarlile (Austin Carlile, Of Mice & Men)
Just left the candle light service in Huntington. My prayers & condolences go out to Mitch’s family & closest friends. Devastated. Legend.
@olobersyko (Oli Sykes, Bring Me The Horizon)
Mitch, you will be missed by so many. Shared so many good times with you a few summers back & I will never forget them. RIP mate.
@circasurvive (Circa Survive)
Our thoughts go out to the friends and family of Mitch Lucker of Suicide Silence. Glad to have met you. Rest in peace.
@piercethevic (Vic Fuentes, Pierce The Veil)
RIP Mitch Lucker from Suicide Silence. We all miss you man...#RIPMitchLucker
@dnlpgsly (Daniel Pugsley, Skindred)
upset to hear the news about Mitch. got the chance to hang out with him and his band this year in Hungary, lovely guy. very sad news.
RIP Mitch Lucker, you were a badass frontman and you will be missed brother. Wish we had the opportunity to share the [email protected]
@williamcontrol (William Control)
Wow. Life is much too short folks. RIP Mitch.
@aledsavedlatin (Aled Phillips, Kids In Glass Houses)
The news about Mitch Lucker has made me very, very sad. Thoughts are with his family, especially his little girl.
@jonaweinhofen (Jona Weinhofen, Bring Me The Horizon)
#RIPMitchLucker, so sad to lose such a musical legend. Thoughts are with his wife and daughter & their friends & family.
@joshmeatsix (Josh Franceschi, You Me At Six)
Didn't necessarily know him personally but spent a few nights on Warped with Suicide Silence dudes. RIP Mitch. Such a sad thing to happen.
@thedannyworsnop (Danny Worsnop, Asking Alexandria)
I'm going to miss you Mitch, we all will. You were a great friend and incredible guy. You lived your life and made the most of it. Forever a memory in hearts around the world.
@mattymullins (Matty Mullins, Memphis May Fire)
Walking off stage & getting news like this is my worst nightmare. RIP Mitch. You will be missed by so many
@ffaf (Funeral For A Friend)
R.I.P Mitch Lucker
@burytomorrow (Bury Tomorrow)
RIP Mitch Lucker, one of the best front men our band has shared the stage with, our thoughts go out to his family...
@OMandM (Of Mice & Men)
The music scene lost a legend and friend… Much love to [email protected] family.
@DustinABR (Dustin Dickinson, August Burns Red)
I'm shocked. My heart goes out to the Lucker family. RIP Mitch.
@lekswood (Alex Wood, Devil Sold His Soul)
Rest in peace Mitch. So so sad :(
@BenAfuckingA (Ben Bruce, Asking Alexandria)
RIP @MitchLuckerSS I'm gunna miss you mate, save me a seat wherever you are. Here's to you my friend, cheers.
@ericthefall (Eric Lambert, blessthefall)
The show we played tonight in prague went out to Mitch Lucker and his family. It was by far one of my favorite shows we have ever played.
@caige (Craig Mabbitt, Escape The Fate)
What horrible news....my thought's go out to the Lucker family, never take life for granted people. May you R.I.P in paradise Mitch.
@beauknows (Beau Bokan, blessthefall)
Life is too short man. RIP Mitch. A lot of people are gonna miss you <3
@everytimeidie (Every Time I Die)
our deepest sincerities go out to the band members close friends and most of all family of Mitch Lucker. so tragic. he was always smiling.
@missmayiband (Miss May I)
Today's gig at white rabbit will be in dedication to Mitch and the whole Suicide Silence camp. Keep all of them in your thoughts
@Levi_Benton (Levi Benton, Miss May I)
RIP Mitch from Suicide Silence. A legend will be missed.#staymetal
@swearboxdj (Davyd Winter Bates, Bury Tomorrow)
Today has taught us that a legacy isnt the most important thing you leave behind. My prayers go to the child that lost a great father today.
@ronnieradke (Ronnie Radke, Falling In Reverse)
my heart goes out to the family and friends of Mitch lucker. Rest in peace// Last I time I saw Mitch luker he escorted me out of Nokia theater with the rest of suicide silence watching my back, protecting me// Your loyalty and legacy will be honored and never forgotten mitch