Metal Church

Metal Church Vocalist Mike Howe Has Passed Away


Mike Howe, the 55-year-old frontman for the long-running metal band Metal Church has sadly passed away. The band themselves announced Howe‘s passing in a statement shared tonight, July 26th via social media. It reads:

“It is with our deepest regrets that we must announce the passing of our brother, our friend and true legend of heavy metal music. Mike Howe passed away this morning at his home in Eureka, California. We are devastated and at a loss for words. Please respect our privacy and the Howe family’s privacy during this most difficult time.”

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A cause of death was not disclosed. Howe had originally joined the band back around 1988, staying with them until 1996. He would later return to front the outfit from 2015 until his untimely passing.

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