(DIO, BLACK SABBATH , HEAVEN & HELL
) deja la banda (no se explica el motivo) y le sustituira Johnny Kelly
(Type O Negative, Danzig, A Pale Horse Named Death
....)KILL DEVIL HILL
are proud to announce the addition of TYPE O NEGATIVE
drummer Johnny Kelly
to the band. Kelly
, who also plays with DANZIG
and his own band A PALE HORSE NAMED DEATH
, replaces the recently departed Vinny Appice.
“I’m really excited about coming on board with Kill Devil Hill,”
. “I’ve been a fan since their debut and have known the guys for a long-time. It’s also clear that I have some really big shoes to fill. I’m ready for that challenge as I prepare for KDH
’s next chapter – this is gonna be a blast!”
The band will play their first shows with Kelly
behind the kit April 4-6 [see dates below], three warm-up shows before embarking on an Australian run with KILLSWITCH ENGAGE
. More expansive North American dates will be announced shortly.
Adds KILL DEVIL HILL
bassist Rex Brown
: “We all have a lot of love and respect for Vinny
and have been honored to have jammed with him over the last few years – we wish Vinny
well with all his future endeavors, it has been a blast!”
“It’s been a great musical adventure from the beginning, but the time has now come to go our separate ways and continue to make music that we love,” says Appice
of his decision to leave the band.