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Category Archives: Tributes

Volumes issue statement on Diego Farias (1992-2020)

Posted by on February 7, 2020

Yesterday (6th), we were devastated to hear about the passing of former Volumes guitarist Diego Farias. It has been reported he was only twenty-seven years old. Shortly before his death, Farias announced his departure from the group to focus on other projects. No cause of death has been revealed at this time. The band has issued […]

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Corrosion of Conformity pay tribute to their late drummer Reed Mullin

Posted by on January 29, 2020

January 2020 feels like an eternal month of mourning. We’ve lost four drummers just weeks (or a day) apart from each passing. Last night was probably difficult for most wondering if another musician has died. The anxiety behind this is real, and it’s been a horrific month for the metal community. We’re still shocked about […]

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Neil Peart: A Tribute (1952-2020)

Posted by on January 28, 2020

1980, Milpitas California, I am 15 yrs old visiting family. I’m hanging out with my cousin, Mike, in his room. He puts on The Spirit of Radio… my mind doubles in size as I listen. “Jacobs Ladder,” “Different Strings,” “Natural Science.” What…Is…This? I mean, what is this? At this point, my taste in music had […]

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The Metal Community respond to Reed Mullin’s death

Posted by on January 28, 2020

  Last night, we were devastated to hear about the passing of Corrosion of Conformity drummer Reed Mullin. January has been a heartbreaking month in the metal community as we’ve lost quite a few legends. We’re still processing the loss of Rush drummer Neil Peart as each passing feels like a direct stab into our […]

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Remembering Sean Reinert (Death/Cynic) 1971-2020

Posted by on January 28, 2020

January 2020 will go down as a month of losing legendary drummers. With roughly three days left of the month, we lost four: Neil Peart (Rush), Santtu Lonka (To/Die/For), Reed Mullin (Corrosion of Conformity), and Sean Reinert (Cynic/Death). Unfortunately, there have been more losses, such as former Nile/Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne. The beginning of the new decade has been quite brutal for the […]

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