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Tag Archives: Death

New & Noteworthy, March 31st, 2017: All hail Mastodon

Posted by on March 31, 2017

New & Noteworthy is a weekly column in which we highlight some of the newest rock and metal releases coming out each week. This week features new releases from Mastodon, Body Count, Demon Hunter, as well as a live album from Arch Enemy, and a Death vinyl reissue. If you want to check out last week’s […]

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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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Kittie’s Morgan and Mercedes Lander pay tribute to Trish Doan

Posted by on February 16, 2017

Earlier this week we found out about the sudden passing of Kittie bassist Trish Doan. The cause of her death remains unknown. While many loved her for her incredible stage presence, Doan has had some personal battles. Back in 2008, it was reported that she initially left Kittie due to an eating disorder and relocated […]

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Kittie bassist Trish Doan passes away at 31

Posted by on February 13, 2017

  According to Metalsucks, Kittie bassist Trish Doan passed away. She was only 31 years old and we are deeply saddened by this shocking news. We do not know how she died, hopefully we will find a statement shortly. Doan was with Kittie from 2005-2007 and returned in 2012. She worked on their fourth studio […]

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White Empress/Witherfall drummer Adam Sagan loses battle with cancer

Posted by on December 6, 2016

  For over a year, White Empress/Witherfall drummer, Adam Sagan has been battling with cancer after being diagnosed with a T-cell lymphoblastic lymphoma. Sagan fought hard as he received chemotherapy in hopes for a healthy conquering. Sadly, after a rough long journey, he  lost the battle yesterday. Hearts have been pouring out on both White […]

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The Business frontman Micky Fitz loses battle with cancer

Posted by on December 2, 2016

  After nearly a full year of battling with cancer, Micky Fitz, frontman of UK punk/Oi! band The Business, has passed away. Fitz was diagnosed in 2015 with cancer on the lymph gland as he went through radiotherapy in hopes to recover. However, his struggle is over and his memory will remain. The Business is […]

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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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Interview: rapper Ghostemane talks death metal influences

Posted by on August 23, 2016

A Florida-based hardcore kid moves to LA to find better acceptance for his producing and artistic concept, and there he thrives. Ghostemane may be the first hip hop artist I’ve ever seen sport a Deicide shirt while spouting off about “broke motherfuckers” in a tone that takes me back to being seven and screaming every […]

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Metal Insider Top 5: Songs inspired by horror films

Posted by on August 15, 2016

If you’ve seen the feed on your social media or spoken to your nerdy friends in the past few weeks, you probably heard about this show called Stranger Things. The Netflix show is an homage to all things ’80s, referencing important icons like Steven Spielberg, Stephen King and John Carpenter. In the same way that it’s somewhat of […]

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