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Musician Abigail Henderson, the lead singer in bands such as the Gaslights and Atlantic Fadeout, died Tuesday after a battle with cancer. She was 36. 

When the news broke, some of the stories linked to a Tiny Horse music video directed by Mitch Brian and Todd Norris. 

Tiny Horse started as a duo, including Henderson and her husband Christopher Meck, but it then expanded into a full band. In March 2013, Tiny Horse released an album called Darkly Sparkly. The song Ride was the first track on the EP.

Mitch Brian

Friends and family will gather on Saturday to remember Abigail Hope Henderson. The musician died on Tuesday in Kansas City after a five-year fight with cancer. She was 36.

In some ways, her legacy will be interwined with her illness. 

Henderson was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2008. She and her husband and bandmate, Christopher Meck, had been introduced to the idea of a health care collective for musicians in New Orleans. Her own diagnosis provided an impetus.