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James Owen Sullivan, (February 10, 1981 – December 28, 2009) better known by his stage name, The Rev, or The Reverend Tholomew Plague was the drummer and back-up vocalist for the band Avenged Sevenfold, and lead vocalist in the avant-garde metal band Pinkly Smooth with fellow Avenged Sevenfold guitarist Synyster Gates. Sullivan resided in Huntington Beach, California and was married to Leana MacFadden aka Leana Silver. He was found dead at age 28 on December 28, 2009.

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James Sullivan performed vocals and piano in his and Brian Haner Jr.’s side project, Pinkly Smooth, in 2002. He was also utilized as a back-up vocalist in Avenged Sevenfold. Besides doing unclean vocals with lead vocalist M. Shadows in live versions of songs Chapter Four and Eternal Rest, the song Critical Acclaim featured Sullivan on lead vocals during the chorus of the song, both singing and screaming.

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His vocals were also featured in other songs from the Avenged Sevenfold eponymous album, such as “A Little Piece of Heaven”, “Brompton Cocktail”, “Gunslinger”, “Lost”, “Afterlife”, and “Almost Easy“. Jimmy also played many different instruments other than the drums, such as the piano and guitar and had used these abilities to write songs such as “A Little Piece of Heaven.” Before leaving to join Avenged Sevenfold, Sullivan performed with the third wave ska band Suburban Legends as their drummer.

He had stated he was influenced by drummers such as Vinnie Paul, Mike Portnoy, and Terry Bozzio.

A S Drummer Jimmy Sullivan Bio,Photo & Video

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