Ex-Death Bassist Scott Clendenin Dead

Scott Clendenin

A former bassist for Death has died. Scott Clendenin was 47 when he died earlier today. The news was broken by Eric Greif, the former manager of Death and president of Perseverance Holdings Ltd., which manages all things Chuck Schuldiner. He wrote on the Death’s official Facebook page: “With a sense of shock, I’m letting […]

Twisted Sister’s Future Uncertain Following Drummer’s Death

A.J. Pero

So, it looks like there’s confusion amongst the remaining members of Twisted Sister following last week’s death of drummer A.J. Pero. The 55-year-old drummer — who also played in Adrenaline Mob and was on tour with the group at the time of his passing — succumbed to a massive heart attack. He died in a […]

Dee: Twisted Sister Drummer Died From Heart Attack

A.J. Pero

Dee Snider, the lead singer of Twisted Sister, claims the band’s drummer died from a “massive heart attack.” As someone with slight heart issues, that shit scares me shitless. A.J. Pero, who was also the drummer for Adrenaline Mob, died last week suddenly. He was 55. Dee revealed the news on Twitter, saying that Pero […]

Twisted Sister Drummer Dies

A.J. Pero

A.J. Pero, the drummer for Twisted Sister and Adrenaline Mob, has died at the age of 55. The band says in a statement that they “are profoundly saddened to announce the untimely passing of our brother, A.J. Pero. The band, crew and most importantly the family of A.J. Pero thank you for your thoughts and […]

Dude Dies At Chelsea Grin Gig

Chelsea Grin

This is sad, and honestly, it’s time we put an end to Chelsea Grin before another innocent has to die. A 21-year-old from Buffalo named Nick Wright died last night at Chelsea Grin’s show in Cleveland at the Agora Theatre. Chelsea Grin wasn’t yet playing but I still hold them responsible. The gig also boasted […]

Devoted Megadeth Fan Killed In Crash

Patrick Dubas

Megadeth’s Dave Mustaine has acknowledged the death of a longtime fan of the band, a 22-year U.S. Army reservist named Patrick Dubas. Patrick, who was 44, was killed March 3 in a devastating car accident in Bennington, Nebraska. A post from Mustaine reads: “Pat was a staff sergeant in the U.S. Army Reserves as a […]

Original Broken Hope Drummer Dead

Ryan Stanek

Ryan Stanek, the original drummer and a co-founder of Chicago-based death metal band Broken Hope, has died. Stanek was 42 when he passed on March 1. Broken Hope guitarist Jeremy Wagner issued the following statement: “I was stunned to hear of Ryan’s passing and I’m still not believing it. Though Ryan and I didn’t talk […]

Metallica Documentarian Bruce Sinofsky Dead At 58

Bruce Sinofsky

Here’s some bad news to start off your Sunday. Filmmaker Bruce Sinofsky is dead. He was one of the co-producers behind the Metallica documentary “Some Kind of Monster.” If not for him, we’d never know just how much the dudes in Metallica hate each other. Bruce died after a battle with diabetes. He was 58, […]

Former Keyboardist For Yngwie Malmsteen Dies In Thailand

Mats Johan Olausson

I sure do hope that when I die, it’s not in fucking Thailand. I don’t know, but that strikes me as a rather sad and dangerous place to end up dead — and I’ve been to India! But yes, Mats Johan Olausson is dead. The former keyboardist for Yngwie Malmsteen was 54. Mats’ lifeless corpse […]

Former Cold Guitarist Dies

RIP

We don’t know what caused his death, but Eddie Rendini has died. Eddie is the former guitarist for the band Cold. He was also known for his work with the bands Collapsing Lungs and Darwin’s Waiting Room. Try as I might, I can not figure out how old this dude was, but he was young. […]