Thomas Christian Marth was found was found dead at his Las Vegas home Monday. The saxophonist was most famous for his performance on The Killers’ Sam’s Town and Day & Age albums.
The Clark County coroner’s office confirmed that 33-year-old was pronounced dead of a gunshot wound.
Last night we lost our friend Thomas Marth. Our prayers are with his family.There's a light missing in Las Vegas tonight. Travel well, Tommy—
The Killers (@thekillers) April 24, 2012
According to CBS Local Las Vegas, band spokeswoman Jen Appel says Marth was not a full member of the Las Vegas-based rock band. He recorded on two albums and also played on the band’s tour for “Day & Age.”
Tommy can be seen playing sax at about 1:05.
The Killers are currently in the studio working on their latest album.
–Jay Tilles, CBS Local