All-Star Tribute to Death’s Chuck Schuldiner: Livestream Concert This Saturday, December 12
Death mastermind Chuck Schuldiner died on December 13, 2001. It’s nearly unfathomable that was 20 years ago. Time is a flat circle and nothing matters.
This Sunday, December 12, one day shy, Death fans all over the world can join together in a celebration of Schuldiner’s life with a special concert featuring an all-star cast of musicians, including six former members of Death.
The show will be taking place at The Brass Mug in Tampa, FL, which has been in continuous operation since 1974 and has hosted many a Florida death metal band in their early years. No Tampa? No problem: the show will be livestreamed across the entire world, so anyone with an internet connection will be able to watch.
The super-star line up for this event is as follows:
LIVING MONSTROSITY – playing Spiritual Healing in its entirety!
James Murphy (Death – guitars on Spiritual Healing)
Terry Butler (Death – bass on Spiritual Healing)
Gus Rios (Gruesome – drums)
Matt Harvey (Gruesome, Exhumed – guitars & vocals)
SYMBOLIC – playing songs from Human through Sound of Perseverance (with Bobby, Kelly, Shannon and Steve rotating in and out)
Steve DiGiorgio (Death – bass on Human, Individual Thought Patterns; Control Denied – bass on The Fragile Art of Existence)
Bobby Koelble (Death – guitars on Symbolic)
Kelly Conlon (Death – bass on Symbolic)
Shannon Hamm (Death – guitars on The Sound of Perseverance)
Dirk Verbeuren (Megadeth, Soilwork – drums)
Max Phelps (Exist – guitars and vocals)
Leo Lozano (Symbolic – guitars and vocals)
“We wanted this historic event to be at a place that also has some historical significance to the metal community,” said Leo Lozano, co-producer of the show and guitarist and vocalist of Symbolic.
The show will begin at 8:45pm EST, that’s this Sunday, December 12.