Scream drummer Bennett Kent Stax, recognized by has stage identify Kent Stax, has sadly handed away after a battle with metastatic most cancers. Scream tragically simply introduced their first new album in 30 years DC Particular, due out this November. We want Stax‘s family and friends all the perfect right now.
“We’re heartbroken to share that our drummer Bennett Kent Stacks handed away this morning after a bout with metastatic most cancers,” wrote Scream. “Kent is the unique heartbeat of Scream. Although we now have needed to proceed on with out him earlier than, we now have all the time recognized Kent is irreplaceable. He was certainly one of a sort. Along with being a really distinctive drummer, Kent was additionally an achieved fisherman, expert carpenter, and avid prepare fanatic.
“Kent additionally performed in outstanding punk and harDCore bands together with The Suspects, Spitfires United, Alleged Bricks and extra all through his life. He additionally branched out to different genres, enjoying with The Daryl Davis Band and The Previous Dominion Trio.
“He’s survived by his spouse of 40 years Andrea, daughter Jennifer, brothers Kurt, William and Henry and a bunch of band mates, pals and followers. When you ever noticed us play or when you knew Kent, your ideas and reminiscences are welcome right here.”
Need Extra Steel? Subscribe To Our Each day E-newsletter
Enter your info beneath to get a day by day replace with all of our headlines and obtain The Orchard Steel publication.