Two Dead at Sunset Music Festival in Tampa

Two people have died after attending the Sunset Music Festival in Tampa, Florida, the Tampa Bay Times reports (via Stereogum). The deceased are a 22-year-old man from Melbourne, and a 21-year-old woman from Kissimmee, Florida. Cause of death has not yet been revealed, but Tampa police spokesman Steve Hegarty has said the police believe the deaths “are related to the Sunset Music Festival,” which took place May 28 and 29 at Tampa’s Raymond James Stadium. In addition, police say 57 festival attendees were taken to the hospital during the event. A spokesperson for St. Joseph’s Hospital in Tampa told WFLA the number of people coming in for drug overdoses was “frightening.” Pitchfork