Welcome to the LOUDEST DOT COM ON THE PLANET!
KNAC.COM
LISTEN NOW!WATCH NOW! LOGIN JOIN
MAGAZINEON-AIRDOWNLOADSCHATBOARDSCONTESTSSTOREshoe
News

Former Bonham Singer Dies of "Staph Infection"

By Newsferatu, Writer
Wednesday, March 19, 2008 @ 2:20 PM


Vocalist Daniel MacMaster died over the weekend. He sang with Jason Bonham in the band Bonham. A member of the band Scorcher, of which MacMaster also fronted, Terry Baker, offers this message about MacMaster's death:

"My name is Terry Baker. I have been friends with Dan since we were in Scorcher together.

Dan passed away from a staph infection; he had pneumonia and didn't realize he had a staph infection that got in his blood. By the time he got to hospital, it was too late.

His family and friends are in shock.

[Daniel was] certainly one of the greatest singers I ever worked with. He told me when I was teaching him guitar pre-Bonham he was going to be famous and tour the world and within two years of singing, he was doing a world tour opening for The Cult.

No words can explain his talent and personality. Truly an amazing person.

Love you, Dan."

MacMaster passed away on Sunday. He was 39 years old. Our condolences go out to his family.


Please log in to view RANTS

If you don't have a username, click here to create an account!

Username: 
Password: 

Message: 
 
 

 


 Recent News
Represent! Get Your KNAC.COM Bumper Sticker
Happenings This Week on KNAC.COM
NASHVILLE PUSSY To Release First "Best Of" Album, Ten Years Of Pussy
KISKE/SOMERVILLE Launch "City Of Heroes" Video
THE NIGHT FLIGHT ORCHESTRA Reveal New Album Details
SISTER SIN Premiere "Desert Queen" Video
STONE SOUR Prepare Special Exclusive Record Store Day Release, Meanwhile In Burbank...
HALESTORM Debut "Amen" Video
BLACK SABBATH Guitarist TONY IOMMI Gets His Own Tribute Album In May
LYNCH MOB Schedule A Few Tour Dates
METALLICA To Reissue 1982 Cassette Demo
SAXON Announce Special Dates With JUDAS PRIEST
SEPULTURA Announce 30th Anniversary North American Tour
COAL CHAMBER Premiere New Single "I.O.U. Nothing"
ENSLAVED Kicks Off Tour With Full Album Stream
Music Industry Sets Friday As New Global Release Day
CRASHDIET Parts With Vocalist SIMON CRUZ
MAIDEN UNITED Reveal Remembrance Album Details
For Those About To Rock Rock Montage Graphite Drawing Available
SEPTICFLESH Confirm Conquerors Of The World III North American Tour
FAITH NO MORE Streaming New Song "Superhero"
A.D.D. Set To Release Core In March
Metal Blade To Re-Issue THRUST's Fist Held High
For HELLOWEEN, It's My God-Given Right
SWORN ENEMY Announces No Mercy No Surrender Tour
APOCALYPTICA Debuts "Cold Blood" Video
SLAUGHTER Schedule North American Tour Dates
ANTHRAX Members Return For Latest Episode Of That Metal Show
Ex-MEGADETH Members' Band ACT OF DEFIANCE Now Complete
WHITECHAPEL Unveils Let Me Burn Video
MAGNUM To Release New Live Album, Escape From The Shadow Garden - Live 2014
HINDER Announce Upcoming Shows In Advance Of New Album
UFO To Headline UK's STEELHOUSE FESTIVAL
METALLICA Confirmed For ROCK IN RIO, READING Festivals
HIRAX's The New Age Of Terror Gets Vinyl Reissue
Episode 2 Of New VH1 Series Rock Icons To Feature ROB HALFORD
QUEENSRYCHE To Support SCORPIONS On North American Tour
STRIKER Announce First Ever US Tour
MONSTERS OF ROCK CRUISE Is Nearly Sold Out
SOIL Announce UK, Euro Tour Dates With COAL CHAMBER
SANCTUARY Gets New Guitar Player For European Tour
SHATTERED SUN Announces Hope Within Hatred
WHITESNAKE Return With The Purple Album, North American Tour Dates
FM Release "Digging Up The Dirt" Video
SCORPIONS Announce Fall US, Canada Dates
TESTAMENT Add More Dark Roots of Thrash II Tour Dates
THE DARKNESS Are The Last Of Our Kind
MOTLEY CRUE Add 3rd Los Angeles Show
ORGY, 9ELECTRIC Announce North American Spring Tour
KROKUS Announce First US Tour In Over 25 Years
KAMELOT Find A Haven With New Album Release Date
DEVIL CITY ANGELS, PLEDGEMUSIC Partner For Debut Album
ENFORCER Release Video For "Destroyer"
SYMPHONY X Announce Co-Headlining Show With OVERKILL
ROB ZOMBIE Posts "Gong Gang Gong De Do Gong De Laga Raga" Live Video
INDESTRUCTIBLE NOISE COMMAND Announce Charity Single
RUSH's 2112 Gets Special Hologram Vinyl Reissue
DEATH ANGEL Cancels METAL AGAINST CANCER Appearance





HOME | MAGAZINE | ON-AIR | DOWNLOADS | CHAT | BOARDS | CONTESTS | STORE | HELP

©2015 KNAC.COM. All Rights Reserved.    Link to us    Advertise with us    Privacy policy