On Tuesday, the death of Martin Carrizo, ” class=”com-link” data-reactroot=””> the death of Martin Carrizo, the 50-year-old musician who battled Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), was a heavy blow to the world of music and entertainment, and many references They were pronounced with deep pain.
On Wednesday, his sister, Cecilia “Caramelito” Carrizo, relatives and colleagues of the renowned drummer said goodbye to his remains in a wake house in the Buenos Aires neighborhood of Palermo, and this Thursday they said their last goodbye at the Chacarita Cemetery, where Cecilia and other family members and friends could be seen deeply moved and melted into hugs.
The announcement of Martín’s death was made by his own sister on social networks. “Tell me, please, where to go next”Cecilia wrote when announcing the death of the former drummer of the ANIMAL group between 1994 and 1997. “Thank you, dear ones, for so much love, help and unconditional support. They did him a lot of good every day. Infinite thanks. Martín passed away today January 11 at dawn. His love, his smile, his music stays with us forever, “said the host, who accompanied his publication with a photo of his childhood with his brother.
Carrizo also participated in the album Puff, from Gustavo Cerati, was a recording, mixing and mastering of the albums Porco Rex, The perfume of the storm, Little birds, brave little boys Y The nightingale, love and death, of Indian Solari and played drums in his band, Los Fundamentalistas del Aire Acondicionado. What’s more, worked with Abel Pintos in Things of the heart and with Benito Cerati in TripTour.
Carrizo shared the details of his health status on his networks, and his own sister organized a campaign in 2019 to raise funds for an experimental treatment. “I’m in hell itself, too exhausted to be able to graphically explain 1% of what I feel all day,” Martin said a month ago. “It’s like I’m lying on the floor and [tuviese] an elephant standing above me without moving and one of its paws in my face. To that, we add the pain in my ankles, feet, hands, wrists and veins”, he detailed.
However, Martin did not lower his arms. “If I find myself writing this for everyone, it is because I am a hardhead and while I listen to Los Abuelos de la Nada I still want my recoveryHe remarked.
In a post on his Instagram account, his daughter Milena remembered him with a phrase by Gustavo Cerati and some moving words. His text had several photos of both in different stages of life. “Being able to say goodbye is growing up. Love you. I can’t explain what I feel.” he wrote, referencing the lyrics of the song “Goodbye”.
On the other hand, Indio Solari dedicated a very heartfelt message to him. “Don Martín went through this dimension with a spirit determined to be young, always. From there he helped me laugh more than my madness allowed me. That is why I will remember him in the words that I release in each toast. Funny and brave! That was Don Martín”, could be read in the handwritten text.