R.I.P. Mitch Lucker, Singer Of Suicide Silence, Dies At Age 28

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Update: Nuclear Blast Records has issued a statement: It is with great sadness and regret this morning that we have to report that Mitch Lucker, vocalist of Suicide Silence, passed away a few hours ago due to injuries sustained during a motorcycle accident. Nuclear Blast would like to offer our condolences to his family, friends, band members and fans worldwide who are affected by this loss. He left us doing what he loved to do most. He was 28 years old and will be sorely missed. Fans are encouraged to share their memories, photos of Mitch and condolences on the band’s official Facebook page.

Mitch Lucker, vocalist for Suicide Silence, died earlier today at the UCI Medical Center in Orange County after being involved in a motorcycle accident last night. He leaves behind a wife and daughter. He was 28 years old.

Suicide Silence had recently signed to Nuclear Blast Records and, as of last week, had begun work on a new album [source]. Bloody-Disgusting premiered their video for “Genocide” to support Saw VI.

My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Mitch, the rest of the Suicide Silence crew, and to all the fans of the band around the world. Mitch, may you rest in peace.

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Source: The Press Enterprise
  • aus10

    That sucks. I just recently got into these guys. RIP Such a shame to have such a loss.

  • Doctor-Z

    That’s so sad. But i’m glad I saw SS live many times in the past years. Man I was suposed to see them again in 1 month. RIP Mitch.

  • xAshleyMariex

    im speechless :(

  • Joe-Banger

    That’s too bad… never got into this band’s music. Something good will come out of this experience. Hang in there SS fans.

  • violentdope

    Their last album The Black Crown was their best album.Too bad he had to go so young.RIP.Thoughts go out to his little daughter and wife and friends and fam.