Former White Zombie
and Last Crack
drummer Phil Buerstatte
was found dead over the weekend in Madison, Wisconsin, Blabbermouth
reports. Buerstatte had played drums for White Zombie between 1992 and 1994, appearing with the band on the La Sexorcisto
tour. He was a member of Wisconsin metal band Last Crack between 1986 and 1997. No further details on his death are currently available.Last Crack bandmate Paul Schluter
has issued the following statement:"Pull out your Last Crack albums, crank them up loud and remember what a great drummer he was!"It is the end of an era for us and sad to say the original lineup will never be able to play together again. Our last show with Phil from 2009 is posted on YouTube in its entirety. The remaining members of the band are discussing doing a tribute show in Phil's honor in the coming months. We'll post details soon."