By | March 14, 2023
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Co-founder of The Weirdos, Dix Denney, passes away

Co-founder and bassist of The Weirdos, Dix Denney, has sadly passed away.

In a heartbreaking announcement posted via his brother John Denney’s Facebook page, it has been revealed that Dix Denney, the co-founder and bassist for the influential Los Angeles punk rock band The Weirdos, has passed away. The news has sent shockwaves through the music community, with fans paying tribute to Denney on social media.

The Weirdos formed in the mid-1970s and quickly became a cornerstone of the emerging punk scene in LA. Denney was instrumental in shaping the band’s sound, which blended punk, garage rock, and art rock influences. The Weirdos were known for their energetic live shows and their DIY approach to music, which helped establish them as a key influence on later punk and alternative rock bands.

The news of Denney’s passing has prompted an outpouring of grief from fans and fellow musicians alike. To honor his memory, many have been sharing their favorite songs and memories of Denney and The Weirdos. It is a sad day for the punk community, but Dix Denney’s contributions to the genre will undoubtedly live on.

Published on: October 31st, 2021.

Source : @PunkRockStory

Very sad news

Dix Denney, co-founder and bassist for Los Angeles punk rock band The Weirdos, has passed away.

Posted via his brother John Denney's Facebook page.

Rest in peace Dix

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