Five Finger Death Punch Honor Fallen Army Specialist In Little Rock, Arkansas

During Five Finger Death Punch’s December 1 show at Verizon Arena in Little Rock, Arkansas, the band took some time to honor the late William James Plasencia, who lost his life in June when he was home on leave as an active duty member of the United States Army. The Edge ‘s Jeff Cage and Matt Cruz brought out Plasencia’s mother Skyla Sunrise onstage as the group dedicated “Gone Away” to her son and all other veterans and servicemen and women.

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody Helps Organize Donation Of Sleeping Bags To Minneapolis And St. Paul Homeless

Before Five Finger Death Punch’s show at the Target Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota, Ivan Moody helped put together a sleeping bag donation for homeless people in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The frontman contacted local rock station 93X Minneapolis, and they were able to get the donation organized. 50 sleeping bags were donated to Catholic Charities Of St. Paul And Minneapolis. This news comes after the singer did the same thing in Colorado Springs.



Charlie Engen (Scale The Summit) Has Been Drumming For Five Finger Death Punch

As previously reported, Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer is missing the band’s current tour with Breaking Benjamin, From Ashes To New, Bad Wolves, and In Flames so he can undergo back surgery. During his absence, the group have been touring with a previously unknown “drum prodigy” called “The Engine.“ Now, Charlie Engen (Scale The Summit, etc.) has officially confirmed that he has been the one sitting behind the kit. You can see footage of him in action with the band below:

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody Seems To Have Been Performing With A Broken Foot

It looks like Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody has been performing with a broken foot on the band’s current tour. There isn’t much info on the injury, but Zoltan Bathory has been calling him “Mr. Broken Foot” and he has also been wearing a boot.

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Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody Helps Organize Donation Of Sleeping Bags To Nonprofit For Homeless Youth

Five Finger Death Punch’s Ivan Moody, who is originally from the Denver area, wanted to help out some local shelters when the band was in Colorado Springs, so he ended up working to put together a sleeping bag donation for Urban Peak Colorado Springs, a nonprofit that helps out homeless youth. According to Fox News 21, the frontman contacted local rock station 94.3 KILO, and they were able to get the donation organized. 50 sleeping bags were donated.

Watch Footage Of Five Finger Death Punch Performing With Guest Drummer “The Engine“

Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer is missing the band’s current tour with Breaking Benjamin, From Ashes To New, Bad Wolves, and In Flames so he can undergo back surgery. During his absence, a “drum prodigy” called “The Engine“ is filling in. You can see footage of him performing with the band during their November 7 show at Broadmoor World Arena in Colorado Springs, CO below:

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Five Finger Death Punch Drummer Jeremy Spencer To Miss Band’s Fall Tour

Five Finger Death Punch drummer Jeremy Spencer will be missing the band’s fall tour with Breaking Benjamin, From Ashes To New, Bad Wolves, and In Flames so he can undergo back surgery. During his absence, a “drum prodigy” called “The Engine“ will be filling in.