Sad news to report. Cry of Love singer Kelly Holland has passed away at the age of 52. After battling a serious abdominal infection, Holland died from the condition on Feb. 24.
Folk legend Pete Seeger has passed away at the age of 94. The musician, long considered to be one of the pioneers of folk music, died Monday (Jan. 27) from natural causes at New York's Presbyterian Hospital.
Sad news for the rock and metal world. Century Media Records co-owner Oliver Withöft has passed away at the age of 49. The record industry leader died after fighting a serious illness that forced Withöft to withdraw himself from daily management duties.
This story is not for the faint of heart. Samong Traisattha, vocalist for Thai black metal band Surrender of Divinity, was allegedly murdered on Jan. 8. According to various sources, the deceased musician's widow, Jaruvan Surapol, named fan Prakarn Harnphanbusakorn as the key suspect.
While 2013 was a great year for music, we sadly lost several rockers along the way. Some names will be instantly familiar, including a few legends in the metal world, while others are from lesser known acts
The world has lost one of the great leaders and a key figure in the human rights movement as former South African President Nelson Mandela has died at the age of 95.
It was only two weeks ago when we wrote about Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor using Facetime to interact with a terminally ill fan onstage during a performance in Las Vegas. That fan was esteemed concert photographer and journalist Andrew Youssef, and we've just learned he passed away from colon cancer on Nov. 30.