Tag Archives: Wayne Static

Edsel Dope slams media backlash over Static-X reunion amid anonymous vocalist identity controversy

Posted by on February 21, 2023

  Dope frontman Edsel Dope still refuses to admit it openly but is also referred to by Xer0 when acting as the current vocalist for Static-X. In a recent interview with Audio Ink Radio, Edsel Dope slammed the metal media naysayers over the backlash on the Static-X reunion. He elaborated on the decision to keep […]

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Album Review: Static-X – ‘Project Regeneration Vol.1’

Posted by on July 14, 2020

  The wait is finally over as Static-X’s first record since 2009’s Cult of Static has arrived with Project Regeneration Vol 1. Arguably one of the most anticipated albums of 2020, which has many fans wondering how this full-length effort would unfold with hearing previously unreleased recordings of the late Wayne Static’s vocals. Before the […]

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Edsel Dope responds to Static-X rumors, blames tattoo image on Photoshop

Posted by on October 11, 2019

One thing we can agree with Dope frontman Edsel Dope is that trying to find the identity of Static-X’s new frontman, Xer0, does feel like a Scooby-Doo episode. Similar to the classic cartoon series, there have been times when Scooby and his friends guessed the wrong person. Whether or not this confirms or negates the […]

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Static-X touring vocalist talks about decision to wear mask, preserving memory of Wayne Static

Posted by on April 24, 2019

Static-X is about to embark on a world tour in celebration of their debut album Wisconsin Death Trip’s 20th anniversary. The reunited band, consisting of original members Tony Campos, Ken Jay and Koichi Fukuda, recently revealed in a tour promo video a new, masked touring vocalist that will be joining them on the trek. The […]

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Static-X announce 20th Anniversary Tour & Memorial Tribute to Wayne Static

Posted by on January 22, 2019

Last year, Static-X promised to tour this year to celebrate the life of Wayne Static as well as commemorating the 20th anniversary of the band’s debut album, 1999’s Wisconsin Death Trip. So far it looks like the group have kept their promise as they announced a summer 20th Anniversary North American Tour & Memorial Tribute […]

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New Static-X album featuring Wayne Static’s final recordings to arrive in 2019

Posted by on October 23, 2018

It’s difficult to believe that November 1st will be the four year mark since Wayne Static passed away. Next year will be significant for the group as it will mark ten years since the group’s latest effort Cult of Static as well as the twentieth anniversary of their debut album Wisconsin Death Trip. With that […]

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Devildriver show you their night sky with new track

Posted by on May 6, 2016

In one week, Devildriver will be unleashing their seventh album, and first in three years, Trust No One. This is kind of a reboot for the band, as frontman Dez Fafara took some time last year to release a reunion album with Coal Chamber. In the time off, the band has also undergone some lineup changes, […]

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Statement over Tera Wray Static’s death released, confirms suicide

Posted by on January 18, 2016

Last week, the news about Wayne Static’s widow, Tera Wray Static’s death hit the headlines, and many reported that she was the one who took her own life. It wasn’t until now that those close to Wray confirmed the news. Explaning that the social media manager of Wayne Static’s page can’t be reached, one of […]

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Wayne Static’s widow and former porn star Tera Wray found dead at 33

Posted by on January 15, 2016

The sad news don’t seem to stop coming, as Wayne Static’s wife and former adult film actress, Tera Wray Static, has been found dead in her apartment according to a recent report from Blabbermouth.net. The news was revealed by a friend of Wray in a comment section at Blabbermouth, saying the following: “I spent all day […]

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Wayne Static reportedly died after mixing alcohol and prescription drugs

Posted by on March 12, 2015

It’s been over five months since the sudden death of Wayne Static. The late Static-X frontman’s press team and widow Tera Wray has since spoken out saying the death was not drug related. However, a copy of the official coroner’s report reveals that Static died after mixing a cocktail of Xanax and other powerful prescription […]

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