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As the metal world reels from the sudden death of Vinnie Paul Abbott, details of the drummer’s passing are slowing being released.

TMZ reports that Vinnie Paul’s family said he died in his sleep at his home in Las Vegas.  A medical examiner is currently working to determine a proper cause of death. After an autopsy is complete, Vinnie Paul’s body will be flown to Texas where he will be buried between his mother and brother, “Dimebag” Darrell Abbott.

Vinnie Paul passed away at the age of 54.


Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.

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