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Category Archives: In Memoriam

Weedeater drummer Carlos Denogean dies

Posted by on August 25, 2018

As if the untimely death of We Came as Romans singer Kyle Pavone isn’t enough tragedy today, Weedeater has announced that their drummer, Kyle Denogean, has passed away. Details are scarce, but Denogean had played with the band in 2017 and this year, and the band just wrapped up a tour last month. The band […]

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Huntress singer Jill Janus has died

Posted by on August 16, 2018

We are devastated to hear that Huntress singer Jill Janus has passed away from suicide. She was 43. The band confirmed their singer’s passing in a Facebook post: “It is with crushed hearts that we announce that Jill Janus—frontwoman for the California heavy metal band Huntress—passed away on Tuesday, August 14. A long-time sufferer of […]

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Report: Vinnie Paul died in his sleep

Posted by on June 23, 2018

While there’s still been no further statement regarding the death of legendary drummer Vinnie Paul last night, TMZ quotes family members as saying that the drummer, who was 54, died in his sleep.  Vinnie’s family tells TMZ … he died in his sleep at his home in Las Vegas. His body’s been turned over to […]

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Pantera/HellYeah drummer Vinnie Paul dead at 54

Posted by on June 23, 2018

  It is with great sadness to report that legendary drummer Vinnie Paul, co-founder of Pantera, has passed away. The 54-year-old was also a current member of HellYeah, and was in Damageplan as well when his brother Darrell Abbott was assassinated onstage. According to Billboard, his representative confirmed the news of his death to them. […]

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Necrophagia vocalist Frank “Killjoy” Pucci passes

Posted by on March 18, 2018

This morning, Ohio death metal band Necrophagia announced that their vocalist, Frank Pucci, known in the band as Killjoy, had passed away at the age of 48. No official cause of death has been revealed. Pucci was the only remaining original member of the band, which began in 1983. The band’s most recent album, WhiteWorm Cathedral, […]

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