Former Misfits drummer Joey Picture reportedly useless at 63
Former Misfits Drummer Joey Picture is believed to have died aged 63. Varied posts, social media accounts and people pay tribute to the punk drummer, who has bravely battled most cancers since 2016.
Picture was the drummer for the Misfits from 1978 to 1980, enjoying on the only “Night time of the Residing Useless”, which featured “The place Eagles Dare” and “Rat Fink”. He additionally carried out on the only “Horror Enterprise” launched in 1979, which additionally featured “Youngsters From Mars” and “Kids in Warmth” on the B aspect.
Picture additionally has drum credit on the eponymous EP of Human Buffet and an EP shared with the Vibrators.
A GoFundMe for most cancers remedies, Picture was launched in 2017:
Final yr, Joey was identified with liver most cancers. He’s searching for remedy on the College of Miami and could also be a candidate for a liver transplant, however these procedures are extremely costly and infrequently have devastating unintended effects. Joey at the moment drives for a residing, however is uncertain whether or not or not he’ll have the ability to proceed this job as soon as his remedy begins.
With this marketing campaign, we hope to boost funds to cowl her medical bills and a part of her residing bills, together with hire, meals and transportation. It isn’t typically that we’re capable of give again to the artists who’ve formed our lives, however it is a chance to assist somebody who is really in want. For those who’ve listened to Misfits data on a number of events, or met a buddy / partner at a punk horror present, or have been impressed to start out your personal band due to ‘Horror Enterprise’ – please take into account even a small donation.
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