Rockers React To Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington Death

The music world has suffered yet another tragic loss as Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington was reported dead by suicide at the age of 41. Rest in peace, Chester. So tragic. Bless you and your family. — Tom Morello (@tmorello) July 21, 2017 I am in tears.Chester just told me how happy he was…..He was such a sweet and talented man……Ifeel so sad for his family,band mates and fans — Nikki Sixx (@NikkiSixx) July 20, 2017 Gracious, kind & humble. A rare combination in Rock & Roll. Deeply saddened… — Lars Ulrich (@larsulrich) July 20, 2017 Jesus No… — MARY […]

Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington Commits Suicide

UPDATE: July 20 at 9:39 p.m. ET: Warner Bros. CEO and Chairman Cameron Strang has issued a statement: — Warner Bros. Records (@wbr) July 20, 2017 Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda: Shocked and heartbroken, but it's true. An official statement will come out as soon as we have one. — Mike Shinoda (@mikeshinoda) July 20, 2017 Original story: TMZ has reported that Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington has committed suicide. According to the report it was by hanging. According to TMZ, his body was discovered earlier today: Law enforcement sources tell us the singer hanged himself at a private residence […]


Sevendust Sign With Rise Records

Sevendust have announced their signing with Rise Records. Their 12th studio album is due via Rise in spring 2018. “Signing Sevendust is definitely one of the highlights of my career,” says Rise Records founder/president, Craig Ericson. “I’m honored to work with an artist with a legacy as great as theirs, and I’m really excited to work with them on the forthcoming album.” “It was important to find a label that understood where we’ve been and have some new ideas and strategies on where we can go,” explains Sevendust guitarist John Connolly. “Through our 20 years playing together, we have garnered the […]

Adrenaline Mob Involved in Fatal Vehicle Crash in Florida

Adrenaline Mob were involved in a fatal crash Friday afternoon after a tractor-trailer veered off Interstate 75 and struck the band’s RV after they had pulled over with a flat tire, reports The Gainesville Sun. Adrenaline Mob have released individual statements regarding the fatal crash that claimed the life of the band’s bassist, David Z. Vocalist Russell Allen, Guitarist Mike Orlanda, Drummer Jordan Cannata, According to, “Robert Edwin Haines, 59 of Largo, driver of the 2014 semi, who was not injured; Jason McCole, 41 of Wilksbarre, Pa., driver of the RV, who was seriously injured; A second passenger in […]

Five Finger Death Punch

Ivan Moody To Rejoin Five Finger Death Punch Next Month

Five Finger Death Punch singer Ivan Moody has vowed to return to the band beginning with their scheduled concert on Saturday, August 19, in Springfield, Illinois. To All Five Finger Death Punch Fans: “I wanted to write to all of you and express my deep regret for not being able to finish the last few shows on our European summer tour. “I am in a treatment facility addressing the addiction issues that have interfered with everything in my life. “I love you guys and I love my band… It’s what I do and I can’t imagine my life without it. […]

I Prevail Part Ways With Drummer

I Prevail have announced that they have mutually parted ways with their drummer. Hey guys. It was a difficult decision, but I Prevail and I have decided to amicably part ways. — Lee Runestad (@Lee_Runestad) May 29, 2017 I Prevail’s statement below: ATTENTION I PREVAIL FAMILY: We have mutually parted ways with our drummer Lee Runestad. We wish him and his family all the best. Life is an unpredictable journey that takes us all down different paths, but the important thing is to value every step along the way. That said, we are stoked to have our talented brothers Gabe […]