Saxon Drummer Rushed To Hospital


Well, isn’t this just a major bummer. British heavy metal masters Saxon have been forced to postpone the remaining dates on their U.K. tour. Last night, drummer Nigel Glockler was rushed to a hospital for treatment of an unspecified health issue. Says Saxon singer Biff Byford: “Devastating news that our friend and drummer Nigel has […]

Borknagar Frontman Hospitalized With Head Trauma


You know, a very ugly human being twice wished death on me this week. This person — a recent ex-girlfriend — was fucking serious, too. First, she texted me: “I hope you die in a fire.” The second time was yesterday, when she basically instructed me to have an aneurysm whilst driving down the highway […]

Eyes Set To Kill Announce Shows

Eyes Set To Kill

Their comely bassist has recovered, so Eyes Set To Kill are back to being a full-fledge band. I still can’t get over that shit. They’re more popular than any of us even knows. If you’re a masochist, tere is where and when you can catch the band performing with a bunch of other relevant acts: […]

Eyes Set To Kill Bassist Released From Hospital


Eyes Set To Kill bassist Anissa Rodriguez has been released from the hospital after going in last week for treatment of a blood clot behind her eye. If you have a crush on her like I do, you may not want to look at that picture, showing her left eye all blown up and shit. […]

Eyes Set To Kill Bassist Hospitalized

The Rodriguez Sisters

Eyes Set To Kill bassist Anissa Rodriguez has been hospitalized with a blood clot behind her eye. That has gotta be fucking painful. The band’s manager Daniel Vega has released the following statement regarding her condition: “The band and Anissa appreciate the overwhelming response and well wishes from all of you, it truly means a […]

Korn’s Head: Back In Business


Korn’s former and current guitarist Brian “Head” Welch is returning to the stage tonight. You may recall last week he was hospitalized with serious kidney stones. That is something you wanna try to avoid getting, kids. I hear it hurts like a motherfucker, especially when the stones pass through the urethra. Fuck. Anyways, Head had […]

Korn’s Head Hospitalized


If Korn were Voltron, Head would likely be the left leg. He would not be the head, as it were. But Korn’s guitarist — also known as Brian Welch — has been hospitalized and will be unable to perform at the band’s immediate Russian shows. He said online last night: “I’m in hospital for a […]

Drummer Bobby Jarzombek Hospitalized


Renowned drummer Bobby Jarzombek — known for his work with Halford, Fates Warning, and others — has been hospitalized, but is alright. He says on Facebook: “I’m in the hospital and need to stay here overnight. My left knee started hurting a bit when I was in Europe with Fates Warning last week. “The pain […]

Within The Ruins Cancel Remaining Tour Dates

Within The Ruins

That’s right, folks. Within The Ruins frontman Tim Goergen continues to suffer from undisclosed heart and liver ailments, and remains hospitalized under doctors’ care. But that means the band’s had to nix their remaining tour dates. Says the band: “Unfortunately, at this point we have no other option but to withdraw from the remaining dates […]

Within The Ruins Frontman Hospitalized

Within The Ruins

This weekend at the New England Metal and Hardcore Festival in Worcester, I missed Within The Ruins’ performance. I went and got a bite to eat instead. Because…well, its Within The Ruins. So, I can’t say whether Within The Ruins vocalist Tim Goergen was looking peckish or not. But, yeah — dude has been hospitalized […]