Contact Us
R.I.P.

R.I.P.

Photo Credit: Ben Garcia
Photo Credit: Ben Garcia

NOFX Fan Dies After Suffering Head Injury at Copenhagen Show, Band Pays Tribute

Sad news to report, as a NOFX fan has died after hitting his head at the band’s June 15 gig in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Read More

Category: News, R.I.P., Rock Tags:
YouTube: ChristinaGrimmieMusic
YouTube: ChristinaGrimmieMusic

Slain ‘Voice’ Contestant Christina Grimmie Once Covered System of a Down + Stone Sour

Watch the late Christina Grimmie as she once performed covers of System of a Down and Stone Sour songs.

Read More

Encyclopaedia Metallum
Encyclopaedia Metallum

Sockweb Founder Adam Young Dead at 28

Sad news to report as Adam Young of the father/daughter grindcore duo Sockweb has died at the age of 28.

Read More

Category: Metal, News, R.I.P. Tags:
Keystone, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Keystone, Hulton Archive, Getty Images

Rockers React: Muhammad Ali Dead at 74

The hard rock and metal worlds are voicing their respect and memories of boxing legend Muhammad Ali, a man who transcended sport.

Read More

Category: Metal, News, R.I.P., Rock
Encyclopaedia Metallum
Encyclopaedia Metallum

Former Municipal Waste Drummer Brandon Ferrell Dies

Sad news to report, as onetime Municipal Waste drummer Brandon Ferrell has passed away. No cause of death has been revealed.

Read More

Category: Metal, News, R.I.P. Tags:
Nick Menza
Photo Credit: Alex Solca

Nick Menza Dies at 51: Former Megadeth Bandmates + More Rockers React

The music world is mourning the death of former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza. See some of the social media comments from his peers and ex-bandmates here.

Read More

Category: Metal, News, R.I.P. Tags: ,
Nick Menza
Facebook: Nick Menza

Former Megadeth Drummer Nick Menza Dead at the Age of 51

Sad news to report as Megadeth drummer Nick Menza died onstage at the age of 51 Saturday night (May 21).

Read More

Category: Metal, News, R.I.P. Tags: ,
Rat Cage
Rat Cage

Original Beastie Boys Guitarist John Berry Dead at 52 [Update]

John Berry, who is credited with giving the Beastie Boys their name, has passed away at the age of 52.

Read More

Category: News, R.I.P., Rock Tags:
Kevork Djansezian, Getty Images
Kevork Djansezian, Getty Images

Rockers React: Prince Dead at 57

The music community is responding to the death of musician-entertainer Prince.

Read More

Category: Metal, News, R.I.P., Rock Tags:
2015 American Music Awards - Show
Kevin Winter, Getty Images

Prince Dead at 57 [Update]

Tragic news to report, as legendary musician Prince has reportedly died at the age of 57.

Read More

Category: Loudwire Nights, News, R.I.P., Rock Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://loudwire.com using your original account information.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Loudwire quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!