The weed-themed death-metal band’s latest record hits stores June 24 via Season of Mist!
In this classic interview from the October 2009 issue of Revolver, Gwar’s late frontman, Dave Brockie, aka Oderus Urungus, picked his favorite shit in the entire universe. RIP. Legend has it that several eons ago a group of extra-terrestrial scumdog rockers called Gwar made their way to our humble planet with one goal: total enslavement […]
Randy Blythe, frontman of Lamb of God, posted the photo to the left and the following statement on his Instagram about his friend Dave “Oderus Urungus” Brockie of GWAR. Here’s me with Dave Brockie & Brad Roberts of GWAR in 2006. Brad & I are still here, but Dave is gone- accidental heroin overdose, as […]
As reported by the Associated Press, the Virginia medical examiner’s office has revealed that Dave Brockie, GWAR’s founding frontman, died of an accidental heroin overdose. Arkuie Williams, administrator at the chief medical examiner’s office, made the announcement, saying that Brockie’s cause of death was acute heroin toxicity. Brockie died on March 23 at age 50. […]
GWAR has announced plans to open a restaurant this summer in Richmond, Virgina, called GWARbar. The band has joined forces with Travis Croxton, Richmond’s restaurateur of the year 2013, to make the reality of what they say is “one of the last dreams of their fallen singer, Oderus Urungus.” An indiegogo campaign has been launched […]
GWAR announced they will headline this year’s GWAR-B-Q. The announcement follows the recent death of founding vocalist Dave Brockie, better known as his alien alter ego, Oderus Urungus. Brockie died on March 23 at age 50. In the announcement, the group left it open as to whether they would play additional dates or otherwise continue […]
GWAR have announced they will headline this year’s GWAR-B-Q. The announcement follows the recent death of founding vocalist Dave Brockie, better known as his alien alter ego, Oderus Urungus. Brockie died on March 23 at age 50. A press release from the band stated, “Conflicting reports indicate that GWAR’s performance will be lead by none […]
Rest in peace
At Revolver, we are bringing this year to a close and making lists like we’re starring in a metal version of High Fidelity. Our December/January issue of Revolver (on newsstands now) features our Top 20 Albums of the Year. Online, we have posts and polls like Best Music Videos. In the meantime, we’re asking you […]
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