GWAR Lead Singer Dave Brockie Leaves The Galaxy, Fans Mourn


Heavy metal band GWAR suffered a serious blow Sunday evening after its founder and lead singer Dave Brockie was found dead in his Virginia apartment.

Known by stage name Oderus Urungus, Richmond police confirmed Brockie’s death, and did not suspect any foul play.

Other bands shared their condolences, and here’s what Lamb of God lead singer Randall Blythe shared:

From Facebook to Twitter, Dave Brockie will clearly be missed in the heavy metal community.

Sending chills down our spine, it appears that Brockie was expected to do a radio interview Sunday evening, but it was too late at that point:

GWAR was formed in 1984, and it’s uncertain how the band will move forward with such a major loss.

Photo credit: Kmeron

Mike Stenger

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