Building Collapse Kills Doom Fans In Chile

Fans leave the Doom show

Three people are dead and a dozen others are being treated for injuries after a building collapsed Thursday in Santiago, Chile, during a concert by Doom. According to local media reports, the building where the concert was being held crumbled because the venue’s capacity was exceeded by at least 50 people. Of course it was. […]

Two Members Of Wormreich Confirmed Dead


Guitarist Ian Andrew McKinney and bassist Paul Truesdell from the band Wormreich are dead, and the group’s drummer, Christopher Pezzano, remains in critical condition and will need surgery. A press released from Moribund Records confirmed the deaths. Wormreich were involved in a van accident early Monday morning while on tour. The van also allegedly contained […]

Three Dead In Crash Involving Wormreich, Khaotika Members


This is very much the opposite of awesome. A highway accident this morning in Georgia involving members of occult metal band Khaotika and black metal outfit Wormreich (the latter, I dig a bunch) left three people dead. The names of the deceased have not been released. A van carrying Wormreich and Khaotika’s members crashed around […]

Crowdfunding Site Launched For Late Twisted Sister Drummer’s Daughter


When A.J. Pero died last month, he not only left behind tons of fans but a girlfriend of 19 years and a daughter, who is 14. The 55-year-old Twisted Sister drummer died March 20 while on tour with Adrenaline Mob. It appears he had a massive heart attack, which will likely be the way I […]

Twisted Sister To Detail Future Plans Next Week

Twisted Sister

It’s been two weeks since A.J. Pero’s death, and this week, the surviving members of Twisted Sister met to discuss the future. The passing of their drummer has left a lot of questions unanswered. The band posted the attached picture on Facebook, showing frontman Dee Snider with guitarists Jay Jay French and Eddie Ojeda and […]

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 […]