obituaries

My Chemical Romance engineer and producer Kato Khandwala dies
My Chemical Romance engineer and producer Kato Khandwala dies
Kato Khandwala—longtime producer for the Pretty Reckless and a recording engineer who had worked with My Chemical Romance, Mayday Parade and more—died on Wednesday from injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident. As reported by Loudwire, numerous artists have offered their condolences to the engineer's family and friends on social media, including the members of Pop Evil, whose latest, self-title
Vic Firth founder dies at 85
Vic Firth founder dies at 85
Everett "Vic" Firth has died at the age of 85. He is known for founding the Vic Firth Company, which provides drum sticks and mallets to some of your favorite drummers. "Vic was an inspiration to all of us," reads a post on the company's official Facebook page. "H ... Read More ...
Chris Holley, guitar tech for Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, passes away
Chris Holley, guitar tech for Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria, passes away
Chris Holley, the guitar technician for Black Veil Brides, Asking Alexandria and Motionless In White, passed away in his sleep last night after arriving in Los Angeles. Black Veil Brides' Andy Biersack, Asking Alexandria's Ben Bruce and Motionless In White's tour manager Josh Korel have all released statements, which you can read below, along with comments from other band members and personnel. Al