Skindred frontman posts selfie after suffering knife attack in hometown

The attack happened last night in Newport, Wales

Benji Webbe, frontman of reggae metal band Skindred, was the victim of a knife attack last night (January 29) in his hometown of Newport, Wales.

Webbe posted a picture to Facebook this morning, which shows stitched-up cuts on his face and throat along with other injuries received during the assault.

The photo included the caption, “Went to Iffy’s party and ended getting slashed in the face and throat on the way home, Luke Enos people dem.”

See the picture below:

Went to iffys party and ended Getting slashed in the face an throat on the way home, Luke Enos people dem

Posted by Benji Webbe onĀ Saturday, 30 January 2016

Skindred released their latest album, ‘Volume’, in October. They play Koto, Japan on Valentine’s Day, and Download Festival in July.