||Bryan Hagan, who fronted Heir Apparent from 2002-2003, has passed away at the age of 39. The cause of his death has not yet been revealed.
The band has released this statement on their official website: "He was a gentle giant and a great friend. Bryan was slated as first choice to replace Paul Davidson for the 2012 reunion shows last January in Greece and Germany, but was unable to make the trip. We are shocked and tremendously saddened by his untimely passing. You will be greatly missed, my friend."