Death

Ginger Baker, Drummer of Cream, Passes Away at 80

Ginger Baker, the drumming force behind Cream has passed away on Sunday, October 6th, 2019 after an extended time in the hospital at the age of 80. "We are very sad to say that Ginger has passed away peacefully in the hospital this morning," Baker's family wrote on his social media. "Thank you to...
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Kim Shattuck of The Muffs/The Pixies Dead at 56

The rock world is in mourning over the loss of another talented musician, Kim Shattuck of The Pixies and The Muffs at the age of 56 after a battle with ALS. “This morning the love of my life Kim passed peacefully in her sleep after a two year struggle with ALS," wrote Kim's husband Kevin Sutherland...
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Two Years Ago: Legendary Rocker Tom Petty Dies At 66

As of October 2nd, 2017, Tom Petty of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers died at the age of 66 shortly after finishing a successful 40th anniversary tour. Petty's manager Tony Dimitriades released a statement on behalf of the family saying, "We are devastated to announced the untimely death of our...
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Members of The Killers, KISS, Guns N' Roses and More React to the Death of Ric Ocasek of The Cars

The rock world woke up in mourning for Ric Ocasek, frontman for The Cars, who passed away on September 15th, 2019 at 75-years-old. Members of KISS, Guns N' Roses, Twisted Sister, Weezer and more paid tribute to the loss of Ocasek on their social media, but one message in particular that stood out...
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Rest in Hilarious Peace

Hola Bitcholas, Soooooooo, we talked about death today! Yup. Always a fun and entertaining subject. Of course that is not true, but today's death conversation wasn't as morose as most death conversations because the kind of death stories we were conversing about were stupid. Sure, death isn't...
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Slipknot Fan Dies After Collapsing Outside of Mosh Pit

On Sunday, August 11th, 62-year-old Richard Valadez was pronounced dead at 11:34pm after attending Slipknot's concert in Tinley Park, IL at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre. According to a report by Patch.com , the cause of death is currently unknown with an autopsy pending results from the...
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Beth Chapman, Wife of Dog The Bounty Hunter, Dies at 51

Beth Chapman, wife of reality television star Duane "Dog" Champan and co-star of Dog The Bounty Hunter , has died at the age of 51. Chapman announced his wife's death on Twitter, saying, "It’s 5:32 in Hawaii, this is the time she would wake up to go hike Koko Head mountain. Only today, she hiked...
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Queen & Led Zeppelin Among Most Popular Rock Artists Played at Funerals

Weddings and birthday parties usually have a DJ on site to crank out the jams and keep the party going. Now it seems that a similar tactic is being adapted by funeral providers. Co-op Funeralcare, the leading funeral service in the UK, has released its 2019 Funeral Music Charts of their most...
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Chewbacca Actor Peter Mayhew Dies at 74

Peter Mayhew, who famously portrayed Chewbacca in the Star Wars films, has passed away at the age of 74. Mayhew is known for playing the iconic Chewbaca in the original Star Wars trilogy, episode 3 f the prequels, and the new trilogy. “The gentlest of giants.” @starwars actors pay tribute to...
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Scott Weiland Reportedly Owed Nearly $1 Million In Taxes To The IRS

According to a report by The Blast , the IRS is going after the estate of Scott Weiland for unpaid taxes from 2012 to 2014. Although Weiland passed away in 2015, the late singer still owes $818,569,62 in federal income taxes. The IRS has filed a lien against the rockstar's estate, which was already...
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