Kim Shattuck, An Enduring Presence In LA Punk, Dead At 56

NPRKim Shattuck, the guitarist, singer and songwriter of The Muffs, The Pandoras and The Coolies died Wednesday after a two-year battle with ALS, as confirmed to NPR by Omnivore Recordings co-founder Cheryl Pawelski. She was 56. "We are very sorry to ...

October 3rd 2019


Kim Shattuck, Punk Musician Who Led the Muffs, Dies at 56

The New York TimesKim Shattuck, the singer, guitarist and songwriter for the Muffs and other pop-punk bands, died on Wednesday at her home in Los Angeles. She was 56. The cause was complications of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as Lou Gehrig's disease.

October 3rd 2019


Kim Shattuck, star of LA punk scene, dies aged 56

The GuardianKim Shattuck, a celebrated LA punk musician who was once bassist with the Pixies, has died aged 56. She died of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, a nerve condition. Her most successful band was the Muffs, a trio who, ...

October 3rd 2019


Kim Shattuck Dies: Leader Of The Muffs And LA Music Stalwart Was 56

DeadlineKim Shattuck, who made an impact on the Los Angeles music scene with her band The Muffs and several other projects, died today after a two-year battle with ALS. She was 56 and her death was announced in an Instagram post by her husband, Kevin ...

October 3rd 2019


The Muffs Singer Kim Shattuck Dies at 56: She 'Was a True Force of Nature'

PEOPLE.comKim Shattuck, the singer-songwriter and lead guitarist for the punk rock band The Muffs, has died. She was 56. Shattuck passed away on Wednesday morning after battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) for two years, her husband Kevin Sutherland ...

October 3rd 2019


The Muffs' Kim Shattuck Dead at 56

PitchforkKim Shattuck—the singer, songwriter, and guitarist behind the Muffs—has died. Her husband confirmed the news on social media, saying she passed after a two-year battle with ALS. She was 56. “My heart is forever broken,” wrote Shattuck's former Muffs ...

October 3rd 2019


Kim Shattuck, Muffs Singer-Songwriter, Dies at 56

VarietyKim Shattuck, singer-songwriter for the Muffs and a prominent figure in the alt-rock scene of the late '80s and '90s, has died at age 56. Shattuck had been stricken with ALS. Melanie Vammen, a bandmate in the Muffs and a more recent formed group, the ...

October 3rd 2019