As previously posted, Oliver Withöft, co-owner of independent record label Century Media, passed away on Monday after falling ill several months ago. He was 49.
WOLF: “That’s very sad news. I didn’t know Oliver and have never met him, but the Wolves are sorry to hear that the Century Media family has lost a co-owner. Our thoughts go to his family and the staff at Century Media. R.I.P. Oliver.”
BROKEN HOPE , DIAMOND PLATE and VATTENT VISKAR have also posted the following condolence messages:
BROKEN HOPE: “BROKEN HOPE sends our condolences to the family & friends of Oliver Withöft, co-owner of @CenturyMedia (BH’s epic metal home). Thank you, Oliver…much respect & love.”
DIAMOND PLATE: “R.I.P. Oliver – cheers for over two decades of some of our favorite heavy albums from Nevermore, BEHEMOTH!, Opeth, Sentenced, Demolition Hammer…the list goes on!“
VATTENT VISKAR: “Just got word that Oliver Withöft, co founder of Century Media Records has passed away. RIP Oli. Thank you for such great opportunities.” They also tweeted: “Rest in Power Oliver Withöft. without @centurymedia, we would still be auto mechanics and bartenders. #RIP Oli“