In extremely bizarre news out of the extreme metal world, it seems that at not one but two metal shows in Chicago over the past couple days, the ashes of a dead metalhead were scattered in the pit during a show. Dying Fetus played Reggies in Chicago on Tuesday (5/3), and shortly before the show, they posted the following to Facebook:

Then later, they posted the following in the comments:

After this news spread around the metal internet, it became apparent that his ashes had made their way to a few other bands that were stopping in Chicago via one of Nick's friends. Among those other bands were Behemoth and Taake, and video has surfaced of the pit-scattering from those shows as well.

I don't think I could dream up something more metal than that. Rest in power Nick.