a truly terrible loss

thom gbugg

We’re often flippant here, and yes, the drawing isn’t the most reverent thing ever, but we truly did lose a good friend on March 7, Thom Gabaldon, who lost his battle with cancer. We’re glad we got to say goodbye, honored that Reliquary was able to play his benefit show, and hopeful that Thom would appreciate the sentiment.

Transcript :

Mr and Mrs Bugg are wearing black armbands and anguished expressions, standing on either side of a much larger bugg with Xs for eyes, hands crossed on his chest.

The text reads: “This day in buggdom, the buggs lost an inspiration. You will be missed Thom Gbugg.”