Alexi Laiho, the Finnish guitar hero, has died. He was only 41 yeard old. It’s a great shock for the metal community, a huge loss. Laiho became famous with his band Children of Bodom, with whom he combined power metal with extreme metal elements. Hiw guitar technique was phenomenal. The disturbing news of Laiho’s death was announced by Nuclear Blast, in the following Facebook post:
, died in his home in Helsinki, Finland, last week. Laiho had suffered from long-term health issues during his last years.