Saskatoon musician passes away after falling into coma

Drummer of metal group Wrathed remembered by local musicians

Chad Postnikoff, drummer of Saskatoon metal band Wrathed, passed away on Oct. 31 after falling into a coma.

Chad is the second from the right in the above photo.

While details have not been publicly confirmed, several people who knew Chad had posted on social media sites that he had fallen into a coma following playing a show at a Broadway-area bar on Oct. 12 with locals Untimely Demise and Rehashed.

Saskatoon musician passes away

Storified by · Thu, Nov 01 2012 07:09:31

Just heard the awful news that Wrathed drummer and Saskatoon resident Chad Postnikoff has passed away 🙁 Please send your best wishes and love to his friends and family. Rest In Peace ChadMurray Cuthbertson
this is a sad metal week my thoughts go to Chad Postnikoff’s family and friends, you were a great drummer and an awesome person you will be missed by many \m/ \m/ horns to you….Mørk Tønseth
Much love to the Postnikoff family and friends. I miss you buddyJustis Shane Wurtz
Really bummed out to hear that Chad Postnikoff of Wrathed has passed away. RIP Chad.Zakk Grant

Best wishes to Chad’s family and friends and everyone who knew him.