Frontman of Static-X, WAYNE STATIC, has passed away last night at age 48. Although his publicists have confirmed his death, it is still not certain what caused it; speculations have turned to a drug overdose. According to a comment made from John 5 of Rob Zombie and Marilyn Manson, it also appears he had died in his sleep. Blabbermouth was kind enough to share the condolences sent from varies friends and fellow musicians.

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Wayne Static founded the band Static-X in 1994 and came out with six studio albums until the band went on a hiatus in 2009. Of course, this didn’t stop Wayne from continuing his music. He had dropped a solo album in 2011, Pighammer. He was supposed to go on tour with Powerman 5000 this month.

I leave with you a CLASSIC song from Static-X and it was one of the first metal songs I had the privilege of listening to as a wee one. Push It

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