A member of one of the most beloved electronic acts of all time, The Prodigy‘s Keith Flint‘s recent unexpected passing the music world devastated. In an effort to bring some closure to fans and allow them to “pay their final respects & ‘raise the roof’ for Keef,” The Prodigy have announced that they will encourage fans to line the funeral procession before his private funeral service on March 29.
The service will take place in The Prodigy’s hometown of Braintree, Essex, where a statue of Flint has already been proposed. While the service is not open to the public, it will be broadcast over speakers to those on the procession route. With an outpouring of sympathy and support already pouring in from the global music community, the procession is set to be a celebration of the frontman’s life and career.
Fans are invited to line the procession route, starting at 3pm in Braintree, Essex on Fri 29th March, to pay their final respects & ‘raise the roof’ for Keef!
If anyone wishes to lay flowers or tributes these should be sent to St Mary’s church in Bocking, no later than 2pm Friday pic.twitter.com/cMTDv2jKi9
— The Prodigy (@the_prodigy) March 23, 2019
Rest in peace, Keith Flint.