Alex Kirst was Iggy Pop’s Drummer

January 21, 2011

In a sad turn of events, Alex Kirst was struck by a car and killed. He is best know for being Iggy Pop’s drummer for the band The Trolls. For more details and his life and the tragic accident, with more photos and videos, keep reading below.

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He used to be the back man for that singing legend. However, when he was taking a walk on January 13th and an SUV hit him and ran, not caring about his condition. Later that night someone saw him lying on the street and called the cops. Instead of finding a passed out drunk guy, they realized the musician had passed away.

Starpulse has more on the death of Alex Kirst, but come back because I have more details on the former Iggy Pop drummer below. Also don’t miss these other headlines!

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Now back to the unfortunate death. The man was 47 years old and became popular with his first band, The Nymphs. After that group split up, he joined his brother Whitney the become the beat man for The Trolls.

Now there is a plea to find the driver who left the scene of the accident that killed Alex Kirst. You can see a photo and get more details here. This is a sad day for his family, friends, and the music community. After you watch this video of “Death Is Certain,” featuring the former Iggy Pop drummer, leave your condolences and thoughts below.

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4 Responses to “Alex Kirst was Iggy Pop’s Drummer”

  1. 1
    Sandy Says:

    Wow, how tragic!

  2. 2
    Rachelle Says:

    So sad!

  3. 3
    Sarah Says:

    This is so sad.

  4. 4
    Miriam Says:

    RIP, so sad