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Category Archives: In Memoriam

AC/DC’s Malcolm Young dead at 64

Posted by on November 18, 2017

AC/DC founding member and rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young has died at 64. Young, who had been suffering from dementia for the last three years, had been replaced by his cousin Stevie on guitar for the Rock or Bust, the band’s most recent album and tour. It’s being reported that he died with his family by his […]

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Former Faith No More singer Chuck Mosley has died

Posted by on November 10, 2017

Former Faith No More singer Chuck Mosley, who sang on the band’s first two albums, has died. He was only 57, and while the actual cause of death wasn’t revealed, his family said it was “due to the disease of addiction.” Here’s the statement from his family: “After a long period of sobriety, Charles Henry Mosley […]

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Former Vital Remains singer Scott Willey passes away

Posted by on November 2, 2017

ott W It’s been a rough few weeks in the metal community for death and dying. Starting with Former Marilyn Manson guitarist Scott Putesky, we’ve also lost Pilgrim’s Jon Rossi, who was only 26, and it seems like American Head Charge’s Chad Hanks is suffering from a terminal illness as well. Now it’s been reported […]

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Pilgrim frontman/guitarist Jon Rossi dead at 26

Posted by on October 27, 2017

While no cause of death has been revealed, Jon Rossi, the singer and guitarist of Rhode Island doom trio Pilgrim, has passed away. He was only 26. The band have yet to make an announcement about it, but tributes are rolling in from friends and fans. SIgned to Metal Blade, the band released two albums, […]

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AC/DC producer George Young dies at 70

Posted by on October 23, 2017

It’s been a rough couple of years in the AC/DC camp. First Malcolm Young stepped aside from the band after it was revealed that he was suffering from dementia. Then they lost their singer, after Brian Johnson had to step down or risk losing his hearing forever. And while the band, of which Angus Young […]

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