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Former Budgie Guitarist John Thomas Dies at 63

We’re sad to report that former Budgie guitarist John Thomas has passed away at age 63.

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Category: News, R.I.P., Rock
C/Z
C/Z

Hammerbox Bassist James Atkins Dead at 49

James Atkins, onetime bassist for Seattle rockers Hammerbox, has passed away at the age of 49.

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Facebook: Riverside
Facebook: Riverside

Riverside Guitarist Piotr Grudzinski Dies at 40

Polish rock band Riverside announced the tragic passing of guitarist Piotr Grudziński.

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Facebook: Valleys

Valleys Vocalist Mikey Clement Passes Away in Car Accident at 23

Valleys guttural vocalist Mikey Clement has passed away in a tragic car accident at the age of 23.

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Photo Credit: Alex Solca / Jo Hale, Getty Images
Photo Credit: Alex Solca / Jo Hale, Getty Images

Rockers We’ve Lost in 2016

Each year we say goodbye to rock and metal musicians who have passed away. See the rockers we've lost so far in 2016.

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Category: Galleries, Metal, R.I.P., Rock
Encyclopedia Metallum
Encyclopedia Metallum

Black Witchery / Public Assassin Guitarist Steve ‘Tregenda’ Childers Dies at 49

Former Black Witchery guitarist Steve 'Tregenda' Childers has passed away.

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Category: Metal, News, R.I.P.
Rise Records
Rise Records

Former Sense Field + Further Seems Forever Vocalist Jon Bunch Dead at 45

Jon Bunch, who fronted Sense Field, Further Seems Forever and more, has passed away at the age of 46.

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Paul Kantner
Mario Tama, Getty Images

Jefferson Airplane / Jefferson Starship Founder Paul Kantner Dies at 74

Sadly, another classic rock legend has passed away. Paul Kantner, the founding guitarist of Jefferson Airplane and its spinoff band Jefferson Starship, died Thursday, Jan. 28.

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Wayne Static and Tera Wray
Ethan Miller, Getty Images

Death of Wayne Static’s Widow Tera Wray Officially Ruled Suicide

It was reported that Tera Wray Static, the widow of Static-X frontman Wayne Static, had died of an apparent suicide at the age of 33. Now, a coroner has confirmed that Tera Wray did indeed take her own life.

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Jimmy Bain
Frontiers Records

Jimmy Bain, Bassist for Dio, Rainbow + Last in Line, Dead at 68 [Update]

Jimmy Bain, the bassist who played with Dio, Rainbow and most recently Last in Line, has reportedly passed away at the age of 68.

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