Dave Brockie, GWAR Rocker, Dead at 50

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By Daniel Gates

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Dave Brockie, the frontman for metal group GWAR, has died.

He was 50.

The rocker was found dead at his home in Richmond, Virginia on Sunday.

His cause of death has not been disclosed.

Law enforcement officials do not believe it was suicide or drug-related, nor is foul play suspected.

Brockie portrayed Oderus Urungus in GWAR, which was known for elaborate costumes, explicit lyrics and an over-the-top stage show featuring themes of gore and horror.

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