James Owen “The Rev” Sullivan

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James Owen “The Rev” Sullivan

Tustin, Orange County, California, USA
Death 28 Dec 2009 (aged 28)
Huntington Beach, Orange County, California, USA
Burial Huntington Beach, Orange County, California, USA
Memorial ID 46102374 View Source
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Musician. Born in Huntington Beach, California, he was a power hitting drummer dubbed as "The Rev", short for The Reverend Tholomew Plague. In 1999, he was the drummer and lead vocalist in the band Pink Smooth, when became a founding member of the metal band Avenged Sevenfold. He toured with group, was also a vocalist, songwriter, pianist and appeared on their first four albums. His vocals are featured on Avenged Sevenfold's songs "A Little Piece of Heaven", "Brompton Cocktail", "Critical Acclaim", "Crossroads", "Gunslinger", "Lost", "Scream", "Afterlife" and "Fiction". At the second annual Revolver Golden God Awards, "The Rev" won the Best Drummer award and at the 2006 MTV Music Awards, the band received the Best New Artist Award.

Bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith


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  • Added: 29 Dec 2009
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  • Find a Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for James Owen “The Rev” Sullivan (9 Feb 1981–28 Dec 2009), Find a Grave Memorial ID 46102374, citing Good Shepherd Cemetery, Huntington Beach, Orange County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find a Grave .