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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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Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies on rock cruise

Posted by on March 23, 2017

Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian died on Wednesday evening (22) after collapsing onstage during the Legends of Rock Cruise at the age of 67. According to TMZ, Sib’s son, Adam, confirmed the drummer collapsed midset, playing classic Boston hits alongside with fellow ex-band member Barry Goudreau. Medics were there at the scene doing everything they […]

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Russian The Exploited fan stabbed to death in after confronting neo-nazis

Posted by on February 23, 2017

  While it’s certainly not anything new, clashes between anti-fascists (or Antifa) and those they’re in opposition to have been in the news quite a bit more in the past year or so. Last June, an Antifa activist sprayed pepper spray into a crowd at a Taake show. Later that year, pressure from the loosely organized faction led […]

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Roadie tragically killed at Avenged Sevenfold show in Germany

Posted by on February 21, 2017

It has recently been reported that a roadie was tragically killed at last night’s Avenged Sevenfold concert in Stuttgart, Germany (20). Apparently, after the band’s show, the stage was being dismantled and a 26 year-old fell about 65 feet onto a 19 year-old stagehand, Martin P., killing him. The Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle’s stated the unfortunate news on […]

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13 injured after The Dillinger Escape Plan’s bus hit by truck [UPDATED]

Posted by on February 12, 2017

  Currently in Poland on their farewell tour, The Dillinger Escape Plan’s tour bus has been hit by a truck, and 13 people have been taken to a hospital. Apparently, no one in the band was seriously injured. The band were on their way to play a show in Krakow, Poland when the crash occurred. […]

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