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GWAR's DAVE BROCKIE To Be Laid To Rest Today

According to DEVILDRIVER vocalist Dez Fafara, late GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus) will be "laid to rest" later today (Tuesday, April 1). Brockie was found dead in his home in Richmond on March 23. He was 50 years old. GWAR manager Jack Flanagan released a statement saying, "It is with a saddened heart ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS: The HYSTERIA TV Interview (Video)

Hysteria TV has uploaded a video interview with GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus) conducted on February 22 at the Brisbane stop of this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. Check it out below. Brockie was found dead in his home in Richmond on Sunday night (March 23). He was 50 years old. GWAR manager ...

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GWAR's Annual GWAR-B-Q To Go On As Scheduled

Jack Flanagan, manager of GWAR, has issued this official statement: "On behalf of [late GWAR frontman] Dave Brockie's family, Slave Pit Inc. and GWAR, we would like to thank all the loyal fans worldwide for the outpouring of love and support shown to us over the past few days. Knowing that we have such amazing ...

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Members Of Extended GWAR Family Pay Tribute To DAVE BROCKIE (Video)

Richmond, Virginia CBS affiliate WTVR has posted a video report on the passing of Dave Brockie, who founded and fronted the theatrical shock rock band GWAR under the name Oderus Urungus. The three-and-half-minute clip features those closest to Brockie that were members of the extended GWAR family — from store managers to costume designers to ...

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GOATWHORE's BEN FALGOUST Pays Tribute To GWAR's DAVE BROCKIE

Ben Falgoust (pictured), vocalist for GOATWHORE and SOILENT GREEN, has released the following statement regarding the passing of GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (a.k.a. Oderus Urungus): "Right now my heart is wedged in my throat and I have this overwhelmed feeling of loss. My words can't, and never will, describe this. "We have lost someone that ...

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GWAR Frontman DAVE BROCKIE A.K.A. ODERUS URUNGUS Dead At 50

**UPDATE**: GWAR's manager, Jack Flanagan, has released the following 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 p.m. EST Sunday, March 23, 2014. His body was found Sunday by his bandmate at his home in Richmond, ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Interviewed by SOUNDWAVE TV (Video)

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus on Friday, February 28 at the Melbourne stop of this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. GWAR will bring the most insane spectacle in rock 'n roll all the way from Antarctica to ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Interviewed By THE AU REVIEW (Video)

The AU Review conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus on Sunday, February 23 at the Sydney stop of this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. GWAR will bring the most insane spectacle in rock 'n roll all the way from Antarctica to the Land Of The Rising ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Interviewed By SOUNDWAVE TV (Video)

Heavy music presenter Christina Rowatt of Soundwave TV conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus earlier today (Saturday, February 22) at the Brisbane stop of this year's Soundwave festival in Australia. You can now watch the chat below. GWAR will bring the most insane spectacle in rock 'n roll all the way from Antarctica ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Interviewed By METAL RIOT (Video)

Nich Madl of Metal Riot conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus in December 2013 in New York City. You can now watch the chat below. GWAR will bring the most insane spectacle in rock 'n roll all the way from Antarctica to the Land Of The Rising Sun. After 28 years of relentless ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Offers End-Of-Year Video Recap

Horns Up Rocks! decided to recruit Oderus Urungus from GWAR in order to review this year's most relevant stories in heavy music. Check out the resulting footage below. GWAR's new album, "Battle Maximus", sold around 3,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 109 on The ...

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GWAR Frontman Speaks To AlanCross.ca (Audio)

Andrew Epstein of AlanCross.ca conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus before the band's November 12 concert in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. You can now listen to the chat using the SoundCloud widget below. GWAR's new album, "Battle Maximus", sold around 3,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release ...

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GWAR's ODERUS URUNGUS Speaks To FIGHT NETWORK (Video)

Fight Network's Fight + Music recently conducted an interview with GWAR frontman Oderus Urungus. You can now watch the chat below. GWAR's new album, "Battle Maximus", sold around 3,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 109 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD — the ...

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GWAR: 'Madness At The Core Of Time' Video Released

"Madness At The Core Of Time", the new video from GWAR, can be seen below. The song is taken from the band's new album, "Battle Maximus", which sold around 3,500 copies in the United States in its first week of release to debut at position No. 109 on The Billboard 200 chart. The CD — ...

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