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9th January 2016 at 1:50 pm

Lemmy

Ian Fraser “Lemmy” Kilmister – 24/12/1945 To 28/12/2015 At the time I’m writing this Lemmy has been gone for a week and a half…11 days. In those 11 days I have seen a greater outpouring of grief and respect on social media than I…
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BLACK TUSK Bassist Jonathan Athon Passes Away

10th November 2014 at 5:23 pm

Jonathan Athon - Black Tusk

Bassist Jonathan Athon of Savannah, Georgia’s BLACK TUSK passed away yesterday morning (Sunday, November 9) from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. The remaining members of the band say in a statement: “It is with deep regret and saddened hearts that we must tell…
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Philip H. Anselmo Responds To Passing Of Corey Mitchell

29th October 2014 at 7:19 pm

Phil Anselmo & Corey Mitchell

Housecore Horror Film Festival co-founder/best-selling true crime author, Corey Mitchell, suffered a deadly heart attack early Monday morning at Emo’s, venue home of the event. Mitchell’s tragic and untimely passing follows the fest’s second epically successful weekend of metal and horror. Said partner/Housecore Records…
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Ripple Music Launches Benefit Auction For The Family Of Jason McCash Of The Gates Of Slumber

6th May 2014 at 12:04 pm

Earthen Grave - Ripple Music Auction

Nearly a month ago, the metal community lost a brother, a father, a husband, a friend, and a comrade when Jason McCash of Indianapolis doom outfit The Gates of Slumber passed away at the young age of 37. The entire extended heavy-music family has…
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Former THE GATES OF SLUMBER Bassist JASON MCCASH Dies – RIP Brother!

8th April 2014 at 10:47 am

Jason McCash

Jason McCash, former bassist, co-songwriter and co-lyricist for Indianapolis doomsters THE GATES OF SLUMBER, has reportedly passed away. He was 37 years old. In a posting on Facebook, THE GATES OF SLUMBER vocalist/guitarist Karl Simon wrote: “My best friend died last night. There will…
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Former THE DEVIL’S BLOOD Frontman SELIM LEMOUCHI Dead At 34

6th March 2014 at 10:15 am

Selim Lemouchi - Photo by Jérôme Siegelaer

According to the web site of 3VOOR12 (a multimedia platform of the Netherlands Public Broadcasting VPRO for alternative pop), Selim Lemouchi, former frontman of the Dutch occult rock act THE DEVIL’S BLOOD, has died at he age of 34. That news was confirmed by…
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RIP Pete – May You Rise To Thunder!

28th December 2013 at 12:38 pm

Pete Davegun - Rise To Thunder

As you may have read on Facebook as well as all the national and international media coverage it’s getting, it’s sad to report that dear friend and bass player of psychedelic doomers Rise To Thunder Pete Davegun was found dead in his flat on…
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RIP Mike Boone; Sourvein Bassist Passes Away

8th October 2013 at 9:36 am

RIP Mike Boone

Reports are coming in with the sad news of the death of Mike Boone of Sourvein, information is pretty sketchy and so far we haven’t seen any official statements but the news has been posted at a number of places as well as on…
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The Sludgelord In Memory Of Joey LaCaze (RIP) Auction Now Live!

18th September 2013 at 2:11 pm

RIP Joey LaCaze - EyeHateGod 2013

Those kind and passionate folks behind the ever popular webportal The Sludgelord (if you don’t read it, get over there!) have set up a live Auction via eBay in memory of Joe LaCaze, drummer and founding member of  EyeHateGod, Mystick Krewe of Clearlight and…
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EyeHateGod’s Joseph M. LaCaze Passes On – Official Statement

29th August 2013 at 11:14 am

RIP Joey LaCaze - EyeHateGod 2013

Joseph M. LaCaze, New Orleans native and drummer for EyeHateGod, Mystick Krewe of Clearlight and Outlaw Order, passed away on August 23rd in New Orleans after a very successful five-week UK and European tour with EyeHateGod. He also performed ceremonial voodoo drumming in numerous…
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