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UPDATE: GWAR Frontman Dave Brockie has Died

UPDATE: GWAR Frontman Dave Brockie has Died
Posted March 24th, 2014 @ 8:55am

UPDATE 5pm 3/24/14
The band's manager has issued an official statement confirming the sad news.  Click here to read it.

From earlier:

Sad news to report this morning.  

According to, Dave Brockie, better know as GWAR's Oderus Urungus, has died at the age of 50.

Roommates reportedly found Brockie's body at his home on Sunday night.

The band's management has not confirmed the death, but is reporting that they will be issuing a statement at 5pm Monday afternoon (3/24).

Several rock news websites are also reporting that Brockie has died, including  Read more here.

Randy Blythe from Lamb of God made the following post on Instagram last night (along with the picture below):

"I got a very sad call tonight from my buddy Chris Bopst, who was one of the original members of GWAR- my friend Dave Brockie, AKA Oderus Urungus, the singer of GWAR, has left the building & taken off back to his home planet. He was 50 years old. I do not know details of why he died yet, just that he passed away at home & his roommates found him...."

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