Category Archives: Sad News

Late Megadeth drummer’s son seeking stolen bike

Posted by on January 14, 2017

While the sudden death of former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza last year hit the metal community hard, it obviously hit his family even harder. His 15 year-old son Nick Menza Jr. hadn’t lived with him regularly, only getting to see him several weeks out of the year. The two were just starting to get to […]

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Remember when Florence Henderson and Ozzy were in a Pepsi ad?

Posted by on November 25, 2016

Today, the world is mourning the loss of Florence Henderson, who died last night of heart failure at the age of 82. As the Carol Brady, the mother on TV sitcom The Brady Bunch from 1969-1974, she was pretty much a second mother to many a kid of the 70s and 80s. Many might not remember, but […]

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Death’s manager Eric Grief shuts down possibility of releasing new Control Denied album

Posted by on October 10, 2016

Most of you are familiar with the godfather of death metal and the frontman of the band Death, Chuck Schuldiner and the immense influence his music had in the genre. But at the same time, he’s also the founder of progressive heavy metal band Control Denied. The short-lived band was only able to release one […]

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Scott Weiland’s widow is hocking engagement ring

Posted by on August 18, 2016

  How big a fan of Scott Weiland are you? If you’ve got a few Stone Temple Pilots albums, you’re a casual one. If you have Happy In Galoshes and 12 Bar Blues, maybe a bigger one. If you even have his Christmas album, then maybe you’ll want to pick up the ultimate piece of memorabilia – […]

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End of an era? Slayer, Megadeth contemplate retirement

Posted by on August 8, 2016

We all know how terrible 2016 has been for the rock and metal community and, aside from the losses of notable musicians like David Bowie, Prince, Rainbow’s Jimmy Bain, the Eagles’ Glenn Frey or former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza, there’s also other aspect that many other artists are facing, and that’s retirement. As hasbeen the case with some […]

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