Dead Cross Cancel Last Night’s Show In Los Angeles, CA After Mike Patton Gets Injured In An Accident

UPDATE: Dead Cross have now confirmed that Mike Patton’s injuries were due to a skateboarding accident and that the band plan to play at El Rey theater in Los Angeles tonight (August 22). Their publicist said the following:

“Patton is okay. He is getting stitched up and is raring to go. He thought he could skateboard to the show last night but he suffered a bad wipeout on the way.”

ORIGINAL STORY:

Last night’s (August 21) Dead Cross show at El Rey in Los Angeles, California was cancelled after vocalist Mike Patton (Faith No More) got into an accident. Mike Crain (Retox) and Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer) took the stage to address the crowd (see below video):

Crain said the following:

“There’s been an accident. Mike was in an accident. It’s not grave, but he’s unable to be here tonight. He’s hurt. So I’m sorry. We apologize. We’re gonna reschedule. And tickets will be refunded at points of purchase.”

Lombardo added:

“On behalf of the band, we’re really sorry.”

The band’s publicist also commented:

“Mike Patton was involved in a minor accident last night en route to the Los Angeles date of Dead Cross‘ current tour. Tonight’s performance has been canceled but a decision has yet to be made about the remaining dates.”

Dead Cross Members Get Detained In Texas

It looks like Dead Cross’ Justin Pearson and Michael Crain were detained by police whine Texas. Those two and Dave Lombardo shared some posts regarding that:

Your life can get worse. So can the world. @dead_cross_official #deadcross

A post shared by Justin Pearson (@justinpearson31g) on

Welcome to Texas boys! #deadcross #tourlife #southernhospitality

A post shared by Michael Crain (@michaeljasoncrain) on

This is happening and it's not good. #jesuspolice #deadcross #criminals

A post shared by Dave Lombardo (@davelombardo) on

The band’s publicist also commented:

“Aug. 16 2017, Houston Texas – Members of Dead Cross were temporarily placed in police custody while in Houston on Aug. 15. The band, who just released their eponymous debut album via Ipecac Recordings and are on tour in support of the album, had their gear searched and were restrained during the inspection.

The band members have been advised by legal counsel not to provide further comment on the incident. More information is expected to be made available from authorities following arraignment.”

Dead Cross (Ex-Slayer, Faith No More, Etc.) Stream Self-Titled Debut Album In Full

Dead Cross, the band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, etc.), and Mike Crain (Retox) are streaming their self-titled debut album in full via Noisey. That effort will be released on August 4.

Click the LINK to go to the stream.

Dead Cross (Ex-Slayer, Faith No More, Etc.) Tease New Song “Gag Reflex”

Dead Cross, the band featuring Dave Lombardo (ex-Slayer), Mike Patton (Faith No More), Justin Pearson (The Locust, Retox, etc.), and Mike Crain (Retox) have posted a teaser for their new song “Gag Reflex.” This song is from their self-titled debut album, which will be released on August 4.