How did Anton Fier die?
The popular drummer Anton Fier, who was the drummer of The Feelies and The Loung Lizards died on 21 September 2022 at the age of 66. He was also the co-founder of the Golden Palominos.
He was a famous drummer, composer, producer, and bandleader. Many musical legends and fans are paying tribute to hear his death news.
Anton Fier brought endless power, emotion, and intensity to all the music he created and touched. I learned so much about music from Anton. I’m so grateful for the time we had together. Rest In Peace, my friend. pic.twitter.com/nYQvOXLT0N
— Bob Mould (@bobmouldmusic) September 22, 2022
A sad farewell to the great Anton Fier. Via his music and the conversations we had together he truly taught me to think differently about my life in music. X pic.twitter.com/ktmGWfpVbf
— Miles Hunt (@mileshuntTWS) September 22, 2022
Who is Anton Fier?
Anton Fier was an American drummer, producer, composer, and bandleader. He was an early member of the Lounge Lizards and The Feelies. He also worked in The Lodge with Pere Ubu, who was briefly in the Voidoids and founded The Golden Palominos. Pere Ubu EP titled Datapanik in the Year Zero was dedicated to Anton Fier in 1978.
I’m so saddened to hear of the passing of Anton Fier. Whether playing with the Feelies, Lounge Lizards, Golden Palominos, or any of the other ensembles on which he left his indelible mark, he was a musician’s musician. A singular, post-modern drummer. R.I.P. Anton. @TheFeeliesNJ pic.twitter.com/v2hNQGieVJ
— Richard Barone (@RichardBarone) September 22, 2022
|Real Name||Anton Fier|
|Birthdate||20 June 1956|
|Birthplace||Cleveland, Ohio, U.S|
|Death Date||21 September 2022|
|Death Place||Chișinău, Moldova|
|Age||66 years old|