NewsJune 20, 2013 11:21 AM ET5,637 views

Amity Affliction drummer injured at Warped Tour

Australian metalcore/post-hardcore band The Amity Affliction has revealed that drummer Ryan Burt sustained an eye injury while performing at Warped Tour earlier this week, requiring immediate eye surgery. Glass Cloud drummer Chad Hasty will be filling in for the remainder of the tour. Here's the official word:
"During our set at Warped Tour in Portland a few days ago, our drummer Ryan sustained an injury while performing. A piece of his drumstick chipped off going right into his cornea which caused a cut and required immediate eye surgery. We couldn't make it to today's Warped Tour set in San Diego however we'll be back in Pomona. Our mate Chad from Glass Cloud will fill in behind the kit for the rest of the tour. We wish our brother a speedy recovery."

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LoydChristmas 6/20/2013 8:29:28 AM

last post.


anonymous 6/20/2013 8:31:40 AM

cool story.


anonymous 6/20/2013 8:45:01 AM

Talk about some bad luck! I have never heard of these band but that would suck for anyone!


anonymous 6/20/2013 8:53:40 AM

Amit-eye Affliction


RickRock 6/20/2013 9:18:59 AM

That's unfortunate. I've had drumsticks break off and fly all over the place, but not right in my eye. I'll never forget the time at a show where a tip flew off and landed in some dude's beer. LOL


anonymous 6/20/2013 9:21:13 AM

Dude should have worn googles. What a weird and crappy way to get injured. Hope homeboy gets workers comp.


anonymous 6/20/2013 9:32:53 AM

His eye was injured when he looked out at the audience and the gayness was just too much for his eye to bear


willy_wanker 6/20/2013 9:36:24 AM

im going to market drumming safety goggles and make a fortune


anonymous 6/20/2013 9:50:31 AM

So much RYAN ButthURT


anonymous 6/20/2013 9:55:57 AM

I hate people who say mate, mate. - @Heartthrob_Rob


anonymous 6/20/2013 10:01:04 AM

Health Insurance is not stoked.


horseheadxbookends 6/20/2013 10:10:50 AM

who filling in for who?


anonymous 6/20/2013 11:07:50 AM

I think it was supposed to read: "shitty warped tour drummer's eye injured by a cloud of glass".


MeatDelivery 6/20/2013 11:42:31 AM

Eye for an eye! - Soulfly


anonymous 6/20/2013 12:38:38 PM

Kurt Rambis and Chris Sabo are laughing at you.


anonymous 6/20/2013 1:17:30 PM

hope is drumstick sponsor covers the expenses


anonymous 6/20/2013 2:46:54 PM

Sucks. This is a good band too.


anonymous 6/20/2013 3:31:50 PM

bukkake accident


anonymous 6/20/2013 7:16:56 PM

WHO??????????????????????? ?????????????????????????? ?????????????????????????? ????????????????? 69 FRRTTTT


sadball 6/20/2013 10:14:37 PM

Randy Blythe threw a drumstick shard off the stage and it severed some guy's artery.


anonymous 6/20/2013 11:18:10 PM

Sucks. That kid is an awesome drummer. Bad luck dude.


anonymous 6/21/2013 12:23:08 AM

lmaooo. Wow, this seriously sucks. I can picture drummers in the future with those giant lawn-mower ear muffs to protect hearing, and the laboratory goggles. it's like we're in a god damn woodshop


anonymous 6/21/2013 7:45:42 AM

Who cares, theyre awful


alexkessis 6/22/2013 5:25:50 PM

australians are not stoked


anonymous 6/22/2013 5:36:32 PM

He was too short for the glory hole and took a dick in the eye.


anonymous 6/22/2013 7:17:16 PM

this band is a bunch of gay c*nts.


anonymous 6/24/2013 10:39:32 AM

GlassEye Cloud





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