Tag Archives: John Byrd

Former King Conquer guitarist Brodie Wheeler dies

Posted by on September 28, 2016

The last time we wrote about Florida deathcore band King Conquer, it was about the passing of their former guitarist, John Byrd, allegedly from substance abuse. Sadly, that appears to be a common thread with the band, as they’ve just reported the death of another one of their guitarists due to substance abuse. This time, […]

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Former King Conquer guitarist dies of suspected drug overdose

Posted by on April 6, 2016

It’s always a solemn day in metal when someone dies. Unfortunately, John Byrd (formerly of King Conquer) joined the many who have passed in 2016. While it’s suspected it was a drug overdose, the band says they don’t want to be the ones to confirm how he died. This statement was released on Facebook early this […]

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