GWAR Frontman Dave Brockie, the Great Oderus Urungus, Found Dead
Photo by Ian Witlen
We just read the very sad news today that the great Oderus Urungus has left this scummy planet for good. Dave Brockie was found dead in his Richmond, VA home, according to TMZ.
This is truly tragic news. GWAR also recently lost Flattus Maximus, a.k.a. Cory Smoot, in 2011.
No one, and we mean no one, could put on a blood-drenched, Super Cyborg Jesus-slaying performance, nor give an intelligent interview, totally in absurd character, quite like Brockie. He was 50-years-old and apparently found by his band mate sitting upright in a chair. They don't believe it was a suicide, nor does it seem were drugs involved.
Below are some of our best Oderus Urungus interviews and articles. Brockie will genuinely be missed.
Anthony Hamilton With Lalah Hathaway & Eric Benet
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Alessia Cara: Know-It-All Tour Part II
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Sully Erna: Hometown Tour 2016
TicketsFri., Oct. 28, 8:00pm
Sia: Nostalgic For The Present Tour
TicketsSat., Oct. 29, 7:00pm
Viva La Salsa!!!
TicketsSat., Oct. 29, 8:00pm
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