Wayne Static Of Static X Passes
November 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM (PT)
Front-man and founding member WAYNE STATIC of STATIC-X passed away quietly in his sleep at his home last FRIDAY evening. He and his wife were getting ready to leave for a FALL/WINTER tour on SATURDAY NOVEMBER 1st.
The couple, known for partying heavy, had left hard drugs in 2009 and had not touched them since. STATIC's first solo album "Pighammer" was a tribute to his new non-drug life and hoped it would help others to get clean from hard chemical drugs.
More official information about his passing will be released in the following days. This was not a drug-related incident or an overdose.
Several of Rock's elite were shocked by the news and shared their thoughts here.