D.H. Peligro has handed away on the age of 63 as the results of an unintentional fall. Along with a number of stints within the influential hardcore punk outfit Lifeless Kennedys, Peligro was briefly concerned with funk rock icons the Crimson Scorching Chili Peppers (contributing songs to “Mom’s Milk“). He additionally dealt with a few of the dwell drumming for Nailbomb, the extremely regarded aspect undertaking of then Sepultura vocalist/guitarist Max Cavalera and Alex Newport of Fudge Tunnel.
His Lifeless Kennedys bandmates issued the beneath assertion relating to his loss of life earlier right this moment, October twenty ninth:
“Lifeless Kennedys’ drummer D.H. Peligro (Darren Henley) handed away in his Los Angeles residence yesterday, October twenty eighth. Police on the scene acknowledged that he died from trauma to the pinnacle attributable to an unintentional fall. Preparations are pending and shall be introduced within the coming days. We ask that you just respect the household’s privateness throughout this troublesome time. Thanks on your ideas and phrases of consolation.”
Flea, bassist for the Crimson Scorching Chili Peppers, commented:
“My pricey buddy, my brother I miss you a lot. I’m devastated right this moment, a river of tears, however all my life I’ll treasure each second. The primary time I noticed you play with the DK’s in ‘81 you blew my thoughts. The facility, the soul, the recklessness. You grew to become my beloved buddy, so many occasions of each form. We had a lot enjoyable, a lot pleasure, having one another’s backs. I like you with all my coronary heart. You’re the truest rocker, and an important a part of rhcp historical past. D H P within the place to be, you reside eternally in our hearts, you wild man, you bringer of pleasure, you big hearted man. I’ll at all times honor you. Relaxation In Peace and freedom from all that restrained you.”