Late last month, the EDM community was shocked and saddened with the news of dubstep producer Barron's untimely passing. As it came to light that the Jordan Roche's death was due to drug addiction, many of his peers and contemporaries came together on social media to speak out against the dangers of drug addiction.

Last night, the young man's father took to his Facebook profile to post a lengthy message to his fans announcing a memorial fund in honor of Barron. All money raised through the fund will be donated to various charities offering support to people suffering from addiction, and all contributions are in memory of Jordan, known by his stage name Barron in the dance music community.

Read the full statement below:

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