Category Archives: Sad News

Man Dies After Stage Dive At Suicidal Tendencies Show In Switzerland

Posted by on January 28, 2014

This sounds unsettlingly familiar. According to a Swiss newspaper, a 28-year old man died last week at a Suicidal Tendencies show in Switzerland. The head of the venue, Pipo Kofmehl, commented on the incident: “Unfortunately, crowd members failed to properly catch him and he fell to the ground. A security guard responded immediately, helped the young man […]

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Black metal frontman allegedly murdered for not embracing Satan enough

Posted by on January 13, 2014

Thai black metal band Surrender of Divinity might not be a household name in America, but they’re certainly in the news, and for all the worst reasons. According to the Bangkok Post, frontman Samong Traisattha was stabbed to death last Wednesday (8), in his house. His wife, Jarucan Surapol, said that he was murdered by […]

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Former Marilyn Manson Guitarist Battling Stage-Four Colon Cancer

Posted by on November 15, 2013

Scott Putesky played a major role in the Florida goth rock scene since the early 90’s. However, most fans likely know him as Daisy Berkowitz, the original guitarist of Marilyn Manson and The Spooky Kids. And unfortunately, it appears that Putesky has been in the midst of battling stage-four colon cancer. According to WLRN, Putesky […]

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Great White’s former bassist Lorne Black passes away

Posted by on September 30, 2013

Great White’s first bassist, Lorne Black, passed away Friday. The cause of death has yet to be announced. Members from the band paid tribute to him over the weekend, according to Classic Rock Magazine. Former frontman Jack Russell, who is touring as Jack Russell’s Great White, and guitarist Mark Kendall who follows the original band name, both […]

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Sylosis Members Hospitalized Following RV Accident, Reportedly Drop Off Trivium/DevilDriver Tour

Posted by on September 25, 2013

Three members of Sylosis were reportedly hospitalized following an RV accident last night. While details are still developing, the accident has supposedly lead to Sylosis dropping off of their tour with Trivium, DevilDriver and After The Burial. Though an official statement from the Sylosis camp has yet to be issued, DevilDriver frontman Dez Fafara confirmed […]

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