In 2012 following fantastic servants of metal were lost in action.
|Joey "Fingers" Lombard, 42,
ex-bassist of death metal act Incantation committed suicide.
|January 3, 2012|
|Nicole Bogner, 27,
ex-vocalist of symphonic power metal act Visions of Atlantis died
of an undisclosed disease.
|January 5, 2012|
|Robbie France, 53,
ex-drummer of Diamond Head and UFO died of unknown causes.
|January 14, 2012|
|Mark Reale, 57,
guitarist and founding member of Riot died of complications
with Crohn's disease.
|January 25, 2012|
|Tonmi Lillman aka "Otus", 38
drummer of Lordi, died from unknown causes.
|February 14 , 2012|
|Ronnie Montrose, 64,
guitarist and leader of Montrose died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
|March 3 , 2012|
"Lord of Loud" the founder of Marshall Amplification died at 88.
|April 5 , 2012|
Richie Teeter, 61,
|April 10 , 2012|
|Rob "Balfabar Nosugref The Almighty" Cranny, 27,
Owner of Canadian Northern Storm Records and Vocalist of Detsörgsekälf died of a heart attack.
|April 21 , 2012|
|Rob Doherty, 42,
Canadian guitarist/vocalist (ex-Into Eternity) died of unknown causes.
|May 4 , 2012|
|Trondr Nefas, 34,
frontman of Norwegian Black Metal band Urgehal died.
|May 14 , 2012|
|Steeve Hurdle, 41
ex Guitarist of Gorguts died of post-surgical complications.
|May 20, 2012|
|Michael Grant, 39,
singer for Crescent Shield, Onward, Legend Maker and
Cypher Seer died of unidentified illness.
|May 31, 2012|
|Jon Lord, 71,
English composer, pianist and Hammond organ player for
Deep Purple, died of cancer.
|July 16, 2012|
|Mitch Lucker, 28,
singer of deathcore act Suicide Silence, died of a motorcycle accident.
|November 1, 2012|
|Huw Lloyd-Langton, 61,
guitarist of Hawkwind and The Meads of Asphodel, died from cancer.
|December 8 , 2012|
|Mike Scaccia, 47,
guitarist of Rigor Mortis and Ministry, died after collapsing on
stage during Rigor Mortis' performance for vocalist Bruce Corbitt's
|December 23, 2012|
In 2013 following fantastic servants of metal were lost in action.
Phil Kennemore, 57,
|January 7, 2011|
|Gary Moore, 58,
guitarist died of a heart attack while on holiday in Spain.
|February 6, , 2011|
|Phil Vane, 46,
former vocalist for the crust punk/grindcore band Extreme
Noise Terror, was found dead in his home.
|February 23, 2011|
|Mike Starr, 44,
original Alice in Chains bassist was found dead in his home.
|March 8, 2011|
bassist of Exhorder.
|March 22, 2011|
|Scott Columbus, 54,
former Manowar drummer died due to unknown causes.
|April 4 , 2011|
|Seth Putnam, 43,
vocalist for Anal Cunt died from a heart attack.
|June 11, 2011|
|Mario Comesanas, 30,
DJ for Liquid Metal and writer for Revolver, died from a sudden
|June 13, 2011|
Michael "Würzel" Burston, 61,
|-||July 9, 2011|
Andrew McDermott, 45
|-||August 3, 2011|
|Jani Lane, 47,
former lead vocalist of Warrant.
|August 11, 2011|
|Jonas Bergqvist, also known as "B",
guitarist and vocalist of the Swedish band Lifelover died of
|September 9, 2011|
|Cory Smoot, also known as "Flattus Maximus",
guitarist of the American band Gwar died of a "coronary
artery thrombosis brought about by his pre-existing coronary
|November 2, 2011|
guitarist and vocalist of the Canadian band Woods of Ypres
died in a car accident near Barrie, ON, Canada.
|December 22, 2011|