August 29, 1956|
Lancaster, New Hampshire
June 28, 1993 (aged 36)|
New York City, New York
|Cause of death||Respiratory failure cause by accidental heroin intoxication|
|Genres||Punk rock, hardcore punk, country, spoken word, outsider music, shock rock|
|Instruments||Vocals, drums, guitar|
|Labels||Mountain, Ax/tion, Blood, Orange, ROIR, Black and Blue, Homestead, Awareness, Alive/BOMP!|
|Associated acts||The Jabbers, The Scumfucs, Little Sister's Date, Malpractice, Antiseen, The Cedar Street Sluts, Dee Dee Ramone, MC2 (AKA The Motor City Badboys), J Mascis, Mark Kramer, Carolina Shitkickers, Bulge, The Toilet Rockers, The Criminal Quartet, The Texas Nazis, David Peel, Bloody Mess & The Skabs, The Southern Baptists, The Murder Junkies, The Primates|
Kevin Michael "GG" Allin (born Jesus Christ Allin; August 29, 1956 – June 28, 1993) was an American punk rock singer. He made music with many bands. He was known for his stage antics that often featured transgressive acts. This included coprophagia, self-mutilation, and attacking audience members. He was called "the most spectacular degenerate in rock & roll history" by G4TV's That's Tough.
Early life[change | change source]
Allin was born at Weeks Memorial Hospital. On March 2, 1962 Allin's name was changed to Kevin Michael Allin by his mother.
Career[change | change source]
Allin's first solo album Always Was, Is and Always Shall Be was released in 1980.
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