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The World Should Remember Caroline Crawley’s Voice

Yesterday, on Shelleyan Orphan’s Facebook page, it was announced that the band’s co-founder and vocalist Caroline Crawley had passed away. Details are scant, other than, according to her longtime bandmate Jemaur Tayle, that her death came “after a long illness.” Though Shelleyan Orphan never became anywhere near a household name during their tenure, even after a memorable 1987 appearance on the British music TV show “The Tube” and a long stint opening for the Cure during the summer of 1989, they never failed to leave an impression upon listeners.
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