Sad news in the Bay Area punk scene today: Tony Sly, the singer and guitarist for San Jose pop-punk outfit No Use For a Name, passed away this morning, according to his record label, S.F.'s Fat Wreck Chords. Sly was only 41.
“One of my dearest friends and favorite song writers has gone way too soon,” wrote label head and NOFX frontman Fat Mike. “Tony, you will be greatly missed.”
The cause of Sly's death was not immediately clear.