The Cramps frontman passes away

By February 8, 2009 August 14th, 2016 World

The Cramps’ frontman Lux Interior, real name Erick Lee Purkhiser, died in Glendale, California on February 4.

The frontman of the New York punk band was 62 and passed away due to a previously existing heart condition.

Interior and his wife Poison Ivy founded The Cramps in the early ’70s emerging from CBGB’s New York punk scene.

Visit the band’s website for more information.