A press release apparently provided to US media in the wake of former Static-X frontman Wayne Static’s untimely death says the singer died “quietly in his sleep”, and was not a drug-related incident as some had been led to believe. A number of metal blogs, including Metal Injection, The PRP and Metal Sucks, have posted
Wayne Richard Wells, better known as Wayne Static, the driving force behind defunct Los Angeles metal band Static-X, had died aged 48. The official Wayne Static Facebook page posted a brief statement a short time ago confirming the news. “Platinum selling musician Wayne Richard Wells, better known as Wayne Static, passed away at the age
After entering a hiatus back in 2009, only to once again tour under the Static-X moniker with a band of new recruits, frontman Wayne Static has officially announced that the band is no more, recalling a split that was anything but amicable. The hiatus was initiated the same year drummer Nick Oshiro announced he would
Get set to descend into aural oblivion, and get ready to join the cult as STATIC-X make a welcome return to Australia this November!