So it’s all very confirmed now. I haven’t followed their music career deeply enough to consider myself a fan, but what pains me the most is that these losses are huge for the LBGT+ community specially when you consider how much harder we must work and how few of these icons we have. Rest in peace.
She should have been a generation's Bowie. Instead she's Jeff Buckley - lost to misadventure, leaving a small but astonishing catalogue behind her and a grey cloud of what could have been hovering over us all.
This is horribly sad, 34 is far too young for her life to be over and it was wonderful to have such a talented and also intelligent trans artist for us all to look up to. It's the community's loss, and all of our loss.
Every time I read an interview of hers it was obvious she knew exactly what she was talking about. What could have been...
Yes It seems clear to me they had such a deep connection, where do you even start? Same with A.G. Cook, who also hasn't commented publicly yet.
I don't know why, but I found some comfort in seeing the outpouring of love and tributes from musicians, both those who knew her and those who were fans (I believe this is being edited as more are added):