On behalf of Dan Watson and the entire HEXX family, we are deeply sadden to officially post that founding member and original HEXX bassist, Bill Peterson, passed away on April 24, 2019. The loss of Bill is devastating to us all, and there are no words to express the shock and grief that family and close friends are feeling.
HEXX guitarist, Dan Watson, made this statement earlier this afternoon, "It is with great sadness and sorrow that I must report that after several years of difficult health problems my best friend Bill Peterson passed away last night. I don't have any more details at this time. Rest in peace old friend."
Our hearts are with Bill's Family at this time, and we share a deep respect for their privacy, when details are made known to us, we will pass them along in the group page and website.
A future HEXX album will be dedicated in memory of Bill Peterson. We are grateful of HEXX management, recording companies, and other associates and musicians who have shared their condolences - Bill was a true Brother, Friend and outstanding Musician.
It is with great sadness and sorrow I must report that after several years of difficult health problems my best friend and co founding member of Hexx Bill Peterson Passed away last night. I don't have any more details than that at this time. Rest in peace old friend.
On behalf of the entire HEXX Family, we are deeply sadden to learn of the passing of Doug Wood. A good friend to many, Doug was an amazing lover of dogs, children, him family, and a true supported of music, and his friends from HEXX. He will be missed.
We send our thought and prayers to his family - rest in peace Doug.
Dan Watson, Bill Peterson, John Shafer and the guys!
Hexx circa "Quest for Sanity era" hanging out with Forrest Ackerman at his mini Mansion in the Hollywood hills late 1980's or early 1990's. Very cool guy! He even let me rummage through his "Garage ma-hall" for old movie posters. He signed every one and I still have them today! Great times!