GWAR’s Manager Releases Statement Regarding Death of Dave Brockie
GWAR’s manager, Jack Flanagan, has released the following statement confirming that the band’s vocalist, Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus), has passed away:
“It is with a saddened heart, that I confirm my dear friend Dave Brockie, artist, musician, and lead singer of GWAR passed away at approximately 6:50 PM EST Sunday March 23,2014. His body was found Sunday by his band mate at his home in Richmond, VA. Richmond authorities have confirmed his death and next of kin has been notified. A full autopsy will be performed. He was 50 years old, born August 30, 1963.
“My main focus right now is to look after my band mates and his family. More information regarding his death shall be released as the details are confirmed.”
Our thoughts continue to be with Brockie’s family and friends. We will, of course, continue to keep you updated.