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Chuck Biscuits: 1965-2009

**UPDATE: There are rumors that the news of Biscuits' death is a hoax.** is also reporting the possibility of a hoax.

Chuck Biscuits, the legendary punk and hard-rock drummer, has died after a prolonged battle with throat cancer. He was 44.


Here is an obituary of the artist, written by James Greene Jr. Biscuits was best known for his work with Black Flag and Danzig, but he also lent his talents to Run-DMC, Social Distortion and Circle Jerks.

Here are a few videos showing Chuck at his finest. R.I.P.