Category Archives: Sad News

Paul Curcio, producer of Metallica’s ‘Kill ‘Em All,’ dies at 74

Posted by on September 27, 2018

We are saddened to hear that Paul Curcio, the producer best known as the producer of Metallica’s debut album Kill ‘Em All has passed away. His daughter, Brianne Curcio-Smith confirmed the news that the 74-year-old died of heart failure in St. Petersburg, FL on September 10th. Curcio’s career took off back in the mid sixties […]

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Mastodon’s manager Nick John has passed away

Posted by on September 8, 2018

Sadly, longtime Mastodon manager Nick John has lost his battle with pancreatic cancer. Guitarist/vocalist Brent Hinds confirmed the news earlier today via Instagram showing a photo of John with a comment reading, “RIP Nick John” followed by a broken heart emoji.             View this post on Instagram       […]

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Nasty Savage bassist Richard Bateman has died

Posted by on September 6, 2018

Sad news persist as Nasty Savage bassist Richard Bateman has passed away. Bateman died yesterday (5th) from a heart attack. Guitarist David Austin of the Florida thrash metal group expressed that his longtime friend was an “extraordinary bass player.” Read his full statement below: “My longtime friend Richard Bateman has passed away from a heart […]

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Former Skinlab guitarist Glen Telford has died

Posted by on September 4, 2018

Former Skinlab guitarist Glen Telford has passed away. The Bay Area metal group announced the news on Facebook, expressing he died a few weeks ago. His official cause of death was not revealed. The band shared the following statement: “We are saddened to announce the passing of our brother Glen Telford. Just got the horrible […]

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Colorado hardcore group Short Fuse 59 involved in fatal vehicle accident by alleged drunk driver

Posted by on August 29, 2018

Tragedy has struck the music world once again as a horrific accident earlier this week resulted in one death and six injured including a member in critical condition. Fox 40 has reported, members from the Colorado hardcore band Short Fuse 59 were heading home from California on Interstate 5 when their van and trailer was […]

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