Artist supervisor Scott Koenig has handed away. Quite a few tributes posted on social media from his customers and friends reveal that the induce of demise was Covid-19.
Koenig was hugely regarded throughout the business as a caring and fun individual. More than the yrs he worked with Panic Manufacturing facility, Divine Heresy, Biohazard, Spineshank, Chimaira, Daath, Sworn Enemy, The Agonist, Prong, Devil You Know, Madball and many extra, in accordance to his credits on Discogs.
Scott was a indigenous of Staten Island, NY and spent the early portion of his career in New York just before moving to the Los Angeles location. In the course of his time at Def Jam Data he is credited with introducing producer Rick Rubin to Slayer and Difficulties. As an artist supervisor, most not too long ago for his own corporation King Artist Management, he is widely thought of to be an integral section of Anxiety Factory’s accomplishment.
Dread Manufacturing unit guitarist Dino Cazares shared the information on Twitter, expressing:
R.I.P. Scott Koenig he’s my brother, my ideal good friend and my supervisor given that late 1995. With out him I wouldn’t of experienced a musical vocation, thanx for the influences, inspiration and sharing your understanding with me. I really like you and I’ll actually pass up u.
Hatebreed’s Jamey Jasta also paid tribute:
“My condolences to all who loved Scott Koenig. He adjusted the recreation w/ all his bands & was normally type & generous w/ his time when we were just coming up. Relaxation In Peace.”
R.I.P. Scott. On behalf of MetalSucks, we wish his relatives and buddies all the most effective throughout this tricky time.