The music world is in mourning following the sudden demise of Atsushi Sakurai, the revered lead singer of the legendary rock band BUCK-TICK. At 57, Sakurai passed away due to a brain stem hemorrhage, leaving fans and the music community in shock.
In response to the outpouring grief, BUCK-TICK's official website announced a special memorial event titled "THE CEREMONY - To Atsushi Sakurai." To facilitate the participation of fans unable to attend the physical flower offering venue, the band introduced a dedicated "WEB Flower Offering," accessible exclusively on smartphones. This heartfelt initiative allows fans to express their condolences and share messages in honor of Atsushi Sakurai.
"For fans who are unable to attend the flower offering venue, we have prepared a 'WEB Flower Offering' (free of charge) exclusively for smartphones. You can make a flower offering with a message to Atsushi Sakurai. Anyone can participate in the online flower offering. We look forward to receiving your messages," states the official announcement.
The "WEB Flower Offering" will be open for submissions from 12:00 on Friday, December 8, 2023, to 12:00 on Friday, December 15, 2023. Participants are encouraged to choose their preferred flower offering image, download and save it to their smartphones, and post it along with a heartfelt message on the dedicated message posting page.
This online tribute provides a digital space for fans worldwide to unite in honoring the memory of Atsushi Sakurai, ensuring that his impact on the world of rock music is celebrated and remembered.