Markus Sandlund


Age: 29


Summary: Swedish cellist who had played on many studio recordings in several orchestras with R&B legend Ray Charles on a tour in Sweden but most notably played on Brian Wilson's Smile album, which was the eventual release of The Beach Boys album of the same title in 1967 as part of the recent Brian Wilson SmiLE touring band in Australia and New Zealand.



Cause of Death: Drowned after being struck by a tsunami


Born: April 25, 1975


Died: December 26, 2004


Location: Phuket, Thailand