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Avenged Sevenfold
Avenged Sevenfold

Background information
Origin Huntington Beach, California, USA
Genre(s) Hard Rock
Heavy Metal
Years active 1999—present
Label(s) Hopeless Records
Good Life Recordings
Warner Music Group
Associated acts Three Days Grace
Pinkly Smooth
Suburban Legends
Brian Haner
Bleeding Through
Dream Theater
Burn Halo
Website Website
M. Shadows
Zacky Vengeance
Synyster Gates
Johnny Christ
Former members
The Rev
Dameon Ash
Justin Sane
Matt Wendt

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Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan's Family Pay Tribute To His 'Genius'

January 5, 2010
Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan's Family Pay Tribute To His 'Genius'The family of Avenged Sevenfold drummer Jimmy 'The Rev' Sullivan have issued a statement about his untimely death.

Issuing it on they hailed him as a “genius” who was “much too young to fall.”

Sullivan passed away at his home in Huntington Beach, southern California on December 28 at the age of just 28. The exact cause of his death is yet to be confirmed.

The full family statement reads:

We would like to thank all of Jimmy’s fans for the heartfelt comments that have been posted – it is comforting to know that his genius and antics were appreciated and that he was loved so much. Our hearts are broken – he was much too young to fall.

February 9, 1981 – December 28, 2009
Óg agus saor go deo (forever young and free)

Barbara & Joe, Kelly & Katie
& the extended Sullivan family

(by Scott Colothan)

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