Such shocking news..
Former Megadeth drummer Nick Menza has sadly passed away on the night of 21st of May. Although there’s no official announcement yet, witnesses who were at the OHM concert stated that it happened during the show and that he had collapsed and fell over…
Megadeth mainman Dave Mustaine has also just tweeted about the death:
TELL ME THIS ISN’T TRUE! I woke at 4 AM to hear Nick Menza passed away on 5/21 playing his drums w/Ohm at the Baked Potato. #nickmenzarip
— Dave Mustaine (@DaveMustaine) May 22, 2016
Another legend gone.. Nick definitely had a huge impact on the metal scene; he recorded drums for the legendary Megadeth albums “Rust In Peace” (1990), “Countdown To Extinction” (1992), “Youthanasia” (1994) and “Cryptic Writings” (1997). He also worked with various bands/artists like OHM, Chris Poland and Warrior.