Friday, March 9: Tig’s Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (March 9) to current Danzig/ex Type O Negative drummer Johnny Kelly (50). Also celebrating is guitar legend Robin Trower (73).
Johnny Kelly was a drum tech for goth metal band Type O Negative, before joining the band as a replacement for drummer Sal Abruscato in 1994. He played on the albums October Rust, World Coming Down, Life is Killing Me, and Dead Again. He’s the current drummer for Danzig and played on the last two Danzig albums, 2010’s Deth Red Sabaoth and the 2015 covers album Skeletons. Johnny Kelly also performs with various other bands including Kill Devil Hill. Cheers to Johnny Kelly on his 50th!