Tag Archives: Jim Sheppard

Nevermore Drama Likely To Never End, Ex-Drummer Responds To Singer’s Comments

Posted by on August 23, 2011

Since guitarist Jeff Loomis and drummer Van Williams’ departure from Nevermore, singer Warral Dane has been the only one vocal about Nevermore’s current predicament. And in a recent interview with Greece’s Rock Overdose, Dane might have added more fuel to the fire. When asked about Loomis and Williams leaving the band, Dane said the following: […]

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Sanctuary Announces New Guitarist, While Jeff Loomis Preps New Solo Album

Posted by on July 20, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3zNRZ4o5hD0[/youtube] We had a hunch that Jeff Loomis’ departure from Nevermore also meant that he was no longer in Sanctuary (singer Warrel Dane and bassist Jim Sheppard’s pre-Nevermore group). While Dane confirmed this in a recent interview, it’s been confirmed today that Shannon Sharp will be Sanctuary’s new second guitarist. Sharp, who is one of […]

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Nevermore Bassist To Rejoin Band Once Fully Recovered

Posted by on March 23, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PkjBC-UBZDA[/youtube] Back in February, it was revealed that Nevermore bassist Jim Sheppard had undergone brain surgery to remove a benign tumor. While Sheppard was apparently starting to recover well early on, his status in the band was less than clear. This was partly because Nevermore has had Dagna Barrera (who has also played bass for […]

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Nevermore Bassist Undergoes Brain Surgery, Starting To Recover Already

Posted by on February 18, 2011

On Wednesday, February 16, Nevermore bassist Jim Sheppard reportedly underwent brain surgery to remove a benign tumor. While benign tumors are generally non-cancerous, they can still cause major damage such as compressed brain tissue. In addition, Sheppard has previously battled Crohn’s Disease, which forced him to miss a handful of shows back in 2006 to […]

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