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Dead and Company Postpone Show Due to John Mayer Hospitalization

Dead & Company have postponed tonight’s concert in New Orleans after member John Mayer was admitted to the hospital. The band announced the news on its Facebook page, noting that Mayer was admitted “for emergency appendectomy” earlier today. The show will be rescheduled, and tickets for tonight’s postponed concert will be honored at that later date. Mayer

R.I.P. Fred Cole, Dead Moon founder has died at 69

Punk legend and Dead Moon founder Fred Cole passed away Thursday, November 9th following a battle with cancer. He was 69 years old. Cole’s wife and bandmate, Toody Cole, announced his passing in a statement posted to Pierced Arrow’s (another of Cole’s influential projects) Facebook page. You can read her statement below. Fred Cole moved to Portland,

Ex Journey Drummer Deen Castronovo Joins The Dead Daisies

Former Journey drummer Deen Castronovo has joined supergroup The Dead Daisies in place of Brian Tichy, they’ve confirmed. Castronovo has lined up with John Corabi (ex Motley Crue), Doug Aldrich (ex Whitesnake), David Lowy and Marco Mendoza (Thin Lizzy) to start work on what will be the band’s fourth studio album. The Dead Daisies said

Rock 'n' Roll Pioneer Fats Domino Dead at 89

Fats Domino, the rock ‘n’ roll pioneer whose hits include “Blueberry Hill” and “Ain’t That a Shame,” has died. He was 89. New Orleans station WWL-TV confirmed the news, noting that Domino’s daughter said he died peacefully, surrounded by friends and family. Domino was born on Feb. 26, 1928, in New Orleans, the city he

Celtic Frost's Martin Ain Dead at 50

Martin Eric Ain, best known as bassist with Celtic Frost, has died after a reported heart attack. He was 50 years old. Ain, real name Martin Stricker, was a co-founding member of the acclaimed Swedish metal band. He was also a member of its predecessor, Hellhammer, who formed in 1981. He remained with Celtic Frost

At Least 50 Dead, 200 Injured in Mass Shooting at Las Vegas Music Festival

Ethan Miller, Getty Images At least 50 people are dead, with more than 200 injured, after a mass shooting during a country music festival in Las Vegas, Nevada last night. According to CNN, Las Vegas police believe a lone gunman opened fire on the festival grounds from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay during