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Dark rocker Andréa Meyer victim of Norway terror attack

Posted by on October 19, 2021

  The victims of a horrific terror attack at a Norwegian supermarket on Wednesday have been identified. Among the deceased is musician/writer/model Andréa Meyer.  Meyer has been releasing music since the mid-1990s under the name Nebelhexë, working with Aghast and Hagalaz’ Runedance before releasing three solo dark/ambient rock albums; Laguz – Within The Lake (2004), […]

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Rage co-founder/guitarist Jochen Schroeder has passed away

Posted by on September 3, 2021

  Rage co-founder/guitarist Jochen Schroeder has passed away. Schroeder was with the German heavy metal outfit from 1982 to 1987 and eventually left the music industry to live a private life. The cause of death has yet been revealed. However, the group confirmed his passing in the below heartfelt statement: “It is our deepest regret […]

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Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts dead at 80

Posted by on August 24, 2021

  Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts has died. No cause of death was revealed, however, a spokesperson revealed the 80-year-old drummer died in London on Tuesday (24th) morning. Earlier this month, Watts was forced to sit out from the group’s upcoming U.S. tour due to needing time to recover from a recent “successful” medical procedure.  […]

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Former Trouble singer Eric Wagner has passed away

Posted by on August 23, 2021

  Eric Wagner, vocalist for for Illinois doom pioneers, Trouble, has passed away after being admitted to the hospital last week with COVID pneumonia. In a Facebook post Wagner’s son, Luke confirmed the worst: “Hey all this is Luke Wagner his oldest son. Eric Wagner has passed away.” Best known for pioneering a style of heavy metal known as […]

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ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill dead at 72

Posted by on July 28, 2021

    The music world has taken a huge loss this week with Metal Church singer Mike Howe and former Slipknot drummer Joey Jordison. Unfortunately, as they say, things come in threes, ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill has passed away. He was 72-years-old. The group’s Billy Gibbons and Frank Beard confirmed the news on social […]

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