Guitarist Mark Reale, Co-Founder of Riot, Passes




Mark Reale, guitarist and founding member of the rock band Riot, passed away January 25 after suffering complications from Crohn’s disease and a subarachnoid hemorrhage. He was 56. While in rehearsals with the band, Reale fell ill and was admitted to a San Antonio hospital. He reportedly lapsed into in a coma January 11. Reale is survived by his father, Anthony.