Seeds’ Sky Saxon in Critical Condition


Garage legend falls
ill in Austin
and is in ICU at St. David’s hospital.


By Blurt Staff


Monday (June 22) Sky Sunlight Saxon (real name: Richard Marsh) of garage
legends the Seeds was hospitalized in South
Austin, Texas due to
an undiagnosed condition. He remains in critical condition in the ICU at this
date in St. David’s South
Austin Hospital.
Doctors suspect an infection of the internal organs; further tests are pending
upon stabilization. Temporary dialysis of the kidneys will begin in the next
few days.

Sky Sunlight Saxon fell ill last Thursday in his new home of Austin. Despite feeling under the weather, on
Saturday he performed a short set of Seeds classics at the local nightclub
Antone’s. He’d relocated to Austin
not long ago and had been playing out backed by members of local band Shapes
Have Fangs.

His wife Sabrina Saxon encourages fans and friends worldwide to send cards and
balloons of encouragement, love and support to Sky at his room in the ICU. No
flowers are allowed in this facility, but cards and balloons are welcome.


wishes the mighty vocalist a speedy recovery. This, of course, may impact the
upcoming Seeds/Love/Electric Prunes tour, so keep posted for updates and further

Cards, balloons to:
St David’s South Austin
901 West Ben White Boulevard
ICU-10 (Richard Marsh)
Austin, Texas

For updates on his condition:




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