Jack Flanagan, manager of GWAR has issued an official statement:
"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."
We'll miss you Oderus Urungus! Here at ChiIL Live Shows we had the pleasure of shooting GWAR in action and catching their live shows many times over the years. You will be greatly missed! GWARs over the top theatrics were so much fun live. Click here for some of our photo filled GWAR features.http://chiilliveshows.com/search/label/GWAR Thanks for all the bloodbaths & memories!