Type O Negative live concert photography

Type O Negative photos, all images ©Chad lee photography

Type O negative

April 9, 2007 Chicago Illinois at The Metro. 

June 24, 2008 Chicago , Il the Metro 

Performing Black No. ! at Bizarre Fest 

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Type O Negative was an American metal band from  Brooklyn, New York.  Peter Steele  , Kenny Hickey  , Josh Silver   and  Johnny Kelly. Their lyrical emphasis   of romance, depression resulted in the nickname “The Drab Four”    The band went Platinum with   Bloody Kisses, and Gold with   October Rust.   gaining a fanbase through seven studio albums. two best-of compilations, and concert DVDs.

On April 14, 2010,  Peter Steele died.  reportedly from heart failure brought on by an aortic aneurysm.   Kenny Hickey and Johnny Kelly stated in a   2010 interview   that the band would not continue.

Peter’s death

 The following statement concerning Steele was released April 15 on the band’s official website:[25]

In a November 2010 interview with Rock Hard magazine, Johnny Kelly and Kenny Hickey confirmed that following Steele’s death, Type O Negative had definitely split-up.[10]

Roadrunner Records released a box set of all the band’s albums (with the exception of Dead Again) for Back to Black Friday 2011, a spinoff of Record Store Day, on November 25, 2011. Each vinyl cover has no text and The Origin of the Feces uses its original cover art. The box set also contains various bumper stickers related to the band.[