Tag: LeRoi Moore

Dave Matthews Band Expands LeRoi Moore’s Philanthropic Legacy

In honor of the late saxophonist’s September 7 birthday, and a year after his death, the Dave Matthews Band has announced new scholarship and charitable programs to continue LeRoi Moore’s own legacy of giving. The LeRoi Moore Fund, which was established prior to the founding DMB member’s death in 2008, will make contributions to the…

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A Year After LeRoi Moore’s Death

One year ago today, Dave Matthews Band co-founder and saxophonist LeRoi Moore passed away in Los Angeles following a June 30, 2008, ATV accident outside his Virginia home. Adding to the tragedy was that Moore’s bandmates and friends thought he was on the road to recovery after the mishap, thereby making his death especially shocking….