Andy Anderson, former Cure drummer, died, his former classmate Lol Tolhurst announced . He was 68 years old. Anderson died after a battle with terminal cancer, a prognosis he publicly revealed in a post on Facebook earlier this month. "It should not be intrusive here, it's just positive," he wrote. "For me, this is just another life experience and an obstacle one has to do, another choice in life. Anderson dies at home, surrounded by friends.
"Andy Anderson is a real gentleman and great musician with a wicked sense of humor that he has kept to the end, a testimony of his beautiful spirit in the last time," writes Tolhurst . "We are blessed that we have known it." His first official appearance at Cure is "Love Cats" from the compilation of the single Japanese Whispers . The first studio album starring Anderson was The Top in 1