Category Archives: In Memoriam

Chris Cornell memorial held across Seattle including the Sound Garden

Posted by on May 19, 2017

After the passing of Chris Cornell, people from his birthplace in Seattle built a memorial in his honor at A Sound Garden, the musical sculpture park where the band obtained its name. The popular location overlooks Lake Washington and there are huge pipe structures made out of steel which creates musical tones whenever the wind […]

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Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell dies at 52

Posted by on May 18, 2017

Chris Cornell, the iconic singer of Soundgarden and Audioslave, died suddenly on Wednesday night in Detroit. The band had been on tour, and had played a full set at the Fox Theater earlier that night. He was 52. Band representative Brian Bumbery called Cornell’s death “sudden and unexpected” and said that his wife and family […]

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Former Nothingface singer Matt Holt dead at 39

Posted by on April 19, 2017

While there’s scant information about his cause of death, we’ve been informed that former Nothingface singer Matt Holt has died at the age of 39. His family has shared the following information: Matt Holt, former singer of Nothingface, passed away at home in Maryland on April 15. He had been battling a degenerative illness for […]

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Original Autograph drummer Keni Richards dead at 60

Posted by on April 13, 2017

It’s been reported that former Autograph drummer Keni Richards passed away. He was 60 and a cause of death was not revealed. According to Sleazeroxx.com, Richards passed away on April 8th. Founding Autograph guitarist Steve Lynch shared the news on the band’s social media accounts stating: “Very Sad news today my friends. I just got […]

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Trans-Siberian Orchestra leader Paul O’Neill dead at 61

Posted by on April 5, 2017

Although there’s no specific word on the cause of death, Trans-Siberian Orchestra producers and band leader Paul O’Neill died yesterday from a chronic illness at the age of 61. The band shared the following in a Facebook post: The entire Trans-Siberian Orchestra family, past and present, is heartbroken to share the devastating news that Paul […]

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