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29Dec
2009
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James Sullivan, Drummer Of Avenged Sevenfold, Found Dead

James Owen Sullivan.  Photo: Acornpride.com
James Owen Sullivan.  Photo: Acornpride.com

James Owen Sullivan. Photo: Acornpride.com

James Sullivan, the drummer for California based group Avengend Sevenfold was found dead December 28th in his Huntington Beach home.  He was 28 years old.

Right now, they are saying that Sullivan died of what appears to be natural causes.

A statement from the band has been released:

 "It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we tell you of the passing today of Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan.

"Jimmy was not only one of the world's best drummers, but more importantly he was our best friend and brother. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Jimmy's family and we hope that you will respect their privacy during this difficult time. Jimmy you are forever in our hearts. We love you."

28 years old and dead of natural causes?  This is sad how many young people are dying. Our condolences to The Rev's friends and family at this difficult time.-Dr.FB