VINNIE PAUL’s Grave Marker Now Comes With Protective Cover (Photo)

June 10, 2019  A new photo of Vinnie Paul Abbott's grave marker next to that of his brother, PANTERAguitarist "Dimebag" Darrell Abbott, can be seen below (courtesy of DrummerBart). The picture shows what appears to be a protective cover over Vinnie Paul's marker, presumably placed there to guard the grave from vandalism. Vinnie Paul's grave marker was officially installed on …

Daughter Of SLIPKNOT’s M. SHAWN CRAHAN Fought Hard Against Drug Addiction

May 26, 2019  Gabrielle Crahan, the 22-year-old daughter of SLIPKNOT percussionist and co-founder M. Shawn "Clown" Crahan, was remembered in her obituary as a "social butterfly" with an "outgoing personality, cheerful attitude, compassion and loving heart." Gabrielle died on May 18 in Los Angeles, with Shawn announcing the death the following day. Gabrielle was one of four children Shawn had with his wife, Chantel, whom he married in …

Daughter of Obituary’s Terry Butler Killed In Car Crash; GoFundMe Page Established

727Breaking NewsGoFundMe, Jona Wright, Obituary. Jona Wright, the daughter of Obituary bassist Terry Butler, has died from injuries she sustained in an automobile crash on Tuesday, May 7 in Florida. Her two sons, ages 6 and 10, escaped the accident with minor injuries, according to police. A friend of Jona’s has established a GoFundMe page to collect donations for …

THE PRODIGY Frontman KEITH FLINT Dead At 49

March 4, 2019  THE PRODIGY frontman Keith Flint has died at the age of 49. He was found dead this morning (Monday, March 4) at his home in Essex, a county in the southeast of England, northeast of London. Flint's THE PRODIGY bandmate Liam Howlett said that Keith died by suicide. "The news is true, I can't believe I'm saying this but our brother Keith took …

Buzzcocks singer Pete Shelley dies at 63

Buzzcocks singer Pete Shelley dies at 63 8 minutes ago Pete Shelley, lead singer of punk rock band Buzzcocks, has died at 63 of a suspected heart attack. The band are best known for their hit, Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've). Their management told the BBC that Shelley died on Thursday in …

JOHN CHERNACK, HOWARD HUBBARD, ALICE COOPER, GENE SIMMONS, ROB ZOMBIE, COREY TAYLOR Pay Tribute To STAN LEE

John Chernack 21 hrs ·  This photo really brought it home. (John Chernack-Fantom Warior) Howard Hubbard https://youtu.be/AWacBpIqhYU Manage YOUTUBE.COM Kiss - A World Without Heroes (Howard Hubbard-OnOneOnline.com) According to The Pulse Of Radio, rock artists responded on Monday (November 12) to the death of Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee, who passed away that morning at the age of 95 after being …

CHRIS CORNELL Statue Unveiled In Seattle: Video, Photos

October 8, 2018 On Sunday, October 7, Vicky Cornell and the Museum of Pop Culture (MoPOP) celebrated Seattle's son, music icon and late Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Chris Cornell, with the public unveiling of a commemorative statue. The life-size statue, commissioned and donated to the museum by Vicky Cornell, will stand outside MoPOP's south entrance facing Fifth Avenue North. The statue …

WE CAME AS ROMANS Announces Memorial Concert For Singer KYLE PAVONE

October 8, 2018 According to Billboard, the surviving members of WE CAME AS ROMANS will stage a memorial concert for their late singer Kyle Pavone on October 28 at the Fillmore in Detroit, Michigan. The "Promise Me" tribute will raise money for the newly established Kyle Pavone Foundationand will feature "a whole bunch of guest vocalists, guest musicians, tons of DJs," co-vocalist Dave Stephens said …

Real Peggy Sue, of 1958 Buddy Holly Song Fame, Dies in Texas

The Texas woman who inspired the 1958 Buddy Holly song "Peggy Sue" has died at a Lubbock hospital. 2 October 2018 LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — The Texas woman who inspired the 1958 Buddy Holly song “Peggy Sue” has died at a Lubbock hospital. Peggy Sue Gerron Rackham of Lubbock died Monday at University Medical Center. …

Rapper Mac Miller Dead at 26-Apparent Drug Overdose

MAC MILLER DEAD AT 26 ...APPARENT OVERDOSE  9/7/2018 3:45 PM PDT Mac Miller Dead at 26 of Apparent Drug Overdose EXCLUSIVE Mac Miller died Friday of an apparent overdose ... TMZ has learned. Law enforcement sources tell TMZ ... Mac was found Friday around noon in a bedroom at his San Fernando Valley home, and he was …

Resting Famously In September

Here we are honoring our "Fallen Brothers" - (Kreator) that have passed in the month of September. Warren Zevon:  09-07-2003  56 years old Keith Moon/The Who:  09-07-1978  32 years old Peter Tosh:  09-11-1987  42 years old Johnny Cash:  09-12-2003  71 years old     Richard Wright:/Pink Floyd  09-15-2008  65 years old Johnny Ramone/The Ramones:  09-15-2004  …

WE CAME AS ROMANS Singer KYLE PAVONE Died Of Accidental Drug Overdose

  According to TMZ, Kyle Pavone, vocalist for the Michigan metalcore act WE CAME AS ROMANS, died as a result of drug abuse. The surviving members of WE CAME AS ROMANS confirmed the report, saying in a statement that "we lost our son, our brother, our best friend, and bandmate to an accidental overdose." The Oakland County Medical Examiner's Office …

VINNIE PAUL:Official Cause Of Death Revealed

  Vinnie Paul Abbott's cause of death has been revealed. The 54-year-old PANTERA and HELLYEAH drummer died of dilated cardiomyopathy — an enlarged heart — as well as severe coronary artery disease, a heart condition. Clark County Coroner John Fudenberg told TMZ he died of natural causes. Dilated cardiomyopathy results in is a chronic weakening of the heart muscle, typically the main pumping …

Randy Rampage-Dead At 58

Sad news to report, as Randy Rampage, former singer for the legendary Canadian thrash metal band Annihilator, has passed away at the age of 58. Rampage was also an original member of the Canadian hardcore punk band D.O.A. Rampage, whose real name was Randall Desmond Archibald, was a member of Annihilator for their debut album, 1989’s Alice in …

If There’s A Rock ‘n’ Roll Heaven….

          They sure have one hell of a band!  Sad story today folks.  We have lost another of our musical brethren, Mr. Vincent Paul Abbott , a.k.a. Vinnie Paul, the drumming God of  the bands - Pantera, Damageplan, and Hellyeah.  Paul was the older brother of Pantera guitarist, Darrell Lance Abbott, a.k.a. Dimebag Darrell, a.k.a. Diamond …

RIP Mr. Ralph Santolla

Bill Hudson II is at St. Joseph's Hospital - North. 1 hr · Lutz, FL ·  NOW It is official: I (and many other people) just lost my best friend, as well as one of the most underrated guitarists in all history. He passed away peacefully with about 10 of his closest friends and family around him (myself included). Please …

Mr. Ralph Santolla Update

  Ralph's mother, Sue Santolla-Rocha, offered an update on Facebook: “My dear family and wonderful loving friends of Ralph Santolla… outlook is very poor. We have been so blessed by so many people to have come to see him, over 100 a day. The hospital has been so great about letting people come in. Any of …

Mr. Ralph Santolla….

  Former DEATH, ICED EARTH, DEICIDE and OBITUARY guitarist Ralph Santolla is in a coma at St. Joseph's Hospital in Tampa, Florida after suffering a heart attack Tuesday night. Ralph's mother, Sue Santolla-Rocha, revealed his condition in a Facebook post earlier today. She wrote:  Sue Santolla-Rocha 17 hrs ·    Friend and family..it is out there now so let me tell you what I know. Ralph thought …