Category Archives: Sad News

At least three killed at Doom concert in Chile

Posted by on April 17, 2015

Tragedy struck last night in Santiago, Chile, as at least three people were killed during a concert in Santiago Chile headlinined by British crustpunk band Doom. Apparently, the club was oversold, leading to a crush of people continuing to try to get in, rushing an enclosure that collapsed. 12 people were injured in the accident, […]

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Two members of Wormreich among those killed in crash, fund put on hold

Posted by on April 7, 2015

As the extreme metal community and beyond continue to mourn yesterday’s fatal van crash, it’s come out that the other two that died in the accident were members of Wormreich. Ian A. McKinney, 30 of Madison, TN and Paul J. Truesdell, 29, of Mableton, GA, were members of the band that died. Nicholas R. Crisostomo, 25, […]

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Jeremy Brown of Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts dies

Posted by on March 31, 2015

Tragedy strikes for Scott Weiland and the Wildabouts; on the eve of the release of their debut album, guitarist Jeremy Brown (pictured, far right) has passed away. From the Scott Weiland Facebook page: We received a call today about my friend Jeremy Brown that has shaken me to the core. We were all concerned this afternoon when […]

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Death bassist Scott Clendenin passes away

Posted by on March 24, 2015

Earlier today, former Death bassist Scott Clendenin passed away at the age of 48. The band’s manager Eric Grief conveyed the news via Death’s Facebook page: With a sense of shock I’m letting all of you know of the passing today of former DEATH bassist Scott Clendenin. Scott had some health challenges in the last […]

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Young fan dies at Chelsea Grin show

Posted by on March 17, 2015

On Sunday (15), at the Agora Theatre in Cleveland OH, a young fan died at the Chelsea Grin, Carnifex, Sworn In and The Family Ruin show. Chelsea Grin initially acknowledged the passing of the fan, Nick Wright, on their Facebook page. “We lost a good friend last night at our show in Cleveland,” a since-deleted […]

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