Jeff Hanson

 

 

Age: 31

 

Summary: singer, songwriter, and guitarist who had recently gained national acclaimed as a sweet-singing indie artist following his songwriting career that was strong enough to earn him a deal with one of the country's most influential indie-rock record labels and whose vocal style was described in one review as an "angelic falsetto, a cross between Alison Krauss and Art Garfunkel that is often (understandably) mistaken for a female contralto."

 

 

Cause of Death: Apparent drug overdose

 

Born: March 3, 1978

 

Died: June 5, 2009

 

Location: St. Paul, Minnesota