Wayne Static

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Wayne Static
Wayne Static
Background information
Birth name Wayne Richard Wells
Also known as Wayne Static
Born (1965-11-04)November 4, 1965
Muskegon, Michigan, U.S.
Died November 1, 2014(2014-11-01) (aged 48)
Landers, California, U.S.
Genres Nu metal, industrial metal, alternative metal, groove metal
Instruments Vocals, guitar, keyboards, programmer
Years active 1987–2014
Labels Warner Bros, Reprise, Dirthouse Records
Associated acts Static-X, Pighammer, Deep Blue Dream
Notable instruments
ESP Signature model
Epiphone Static Flying V
Dean Guitars

Wayne Static (Wayne Richard Wells; November 4, 1965 – November 1, 2014) was an American musician, and the former lead vocalist, guitarist, keyboardist, and music sequencer for the metal band Static-X.

He released his first solo studio album, Pighammer, on October 4, 2011. He married porn star Tera Wray in 2008. Static died on November 1, 2014 from a drug overdose in Landers, California. He was 48 years old.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Static X frontman, Wayne Static, dead at 48". Blabbermouth.net. Retrieved November 1, 2014.