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Peter Steele, Type O Negative’s bassist and front man died of a heart failure at the age of 48 years, at 4am, 14th April 2010. Band mate Kenney Hickey confirmed the rumors of his passing away, despite a similar rumor in 2005. Though this time the rumors seem to be true. Pete’s work with Type O Negative was always groundbreaking and it was also of a huge influence on other genres of doom metal.
Type O Negative is a heavy metal / doom band, and sometimes even considered to be a …
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Around 6 years ago, I bought ‘The 69 Eyes’ album ‘Blessed Be’. The only reason I bought this album, is because I noticed that they really tried hard to look like Type O Negative. Since I had never heard them, thought it might be a good investment, which wasn’t. From the album’s artwork, their style and image, one can clearly smell Type O wannabe!
The music, lyrics and atmosphere are nowhere near Type O’s. Without any offense, they would have done a better job if they formed a tribute Type O …
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Sounds like a funny song title, or a joke, doesn’t it? But it isn’t. Tripping A Blind Man is the second track from Type O Negative‘s latest album Dead Again. The lyrics of the song talk about betrayal, anger and dissapointment.
When Peter Steele (Type O Negative’s vocalist and bassist) went a little bit too out of control with substance abuse to try to compensate for his father’s death, which he admits it was a coward thing to do, his family took control of the situation to do what is ‘of …