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Lux Interior
Original name: Erick Purkhiser
Birth: Oct. 21, 1946
Akron
Summit County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 4, 2009
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Rock Musician. Born Erick Lee Purkhiser, he was the singer and driving force behind the seminal punk rock band "The Cramps". Formed in 1976, the band was part of the now legendary downtown New York City, New York punk rock scene. Their lineup shifted over the years but always included him and his wife, Kristy "Poison Ivy" Wallace. The band's rockabilly-infused punk has been credited as an influence by bands like the White Stripes, Pearl Jam and the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. (bio by: Reginald Reginald) 

Cause of death: Heart failure
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Reginald Reginald
Record added: Feb 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33556055
Lux Interior
Added by: Reginald Reginald
 
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