Thursday, December 15, 2016
Musician Bianca Halstead 2001 Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Bianca Halstead or Bianca Butthole (May 5, 1965 – December 15, 2001) was an American rock musician; she was the bassist and lead singer of the bands Betty Blowtorch and Butt Trumpet.
Halstead was born in Bronx County, New York. She was killed when she accepted a ride from a drunk driver on December 15, 2001 in New Orleans.
She is interred at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Hollywood, CA.
A substance abuse center called The Bianca Center for Substance Abuse, which opened in November 2008, is named in her honor.