Tag Archives: Joseph Payne

GoFundMe set-up to cover late ex-Divine Heresy bassist’s funeral expenses

Posted by on January 30, 2020

Following the sudden death of former Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne on Friday (24), a GoFundMe has been launched to cover his funeral expenses. “Joe was just 35 when he tragically passed away January 24th, 2020,” starts the description of the GoFundMe, written by organizer Whitney Nicole. “He was an incredibly loving fiance, son, brother, […]

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Former Nile/Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne has died

Posted by on January 25, 2020

We are saddened to report, former Nile and Divine Heresy bassist Joseph Payne has died. He was only 35 years old. No cause of death has been released to the public. The news of his passing was confirmed by his former Divine Heresy bandmate, guitarist Dino Cazares (Fear Factory), who issued the following statement on […]

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Former Divine Heresy, Nile Bassist Likes Selling Weed, Doesn’t Like Getting Caught

Posted by on December 12, 2012

It’s been almost two years since bassist Joe Payne left Divine Heresy, a band he’d played in for four years. What’s he been up to since then? Apparently no good. Charlotte, NC station WSOC reports that Payne, who also played with Nile from 2005-2007, was arrested in connection with distributing more than 2,900 grams of […]

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