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.

1 comment:

  1. Not to sound mean but I bet 99 percent of us on here never heard of her and the band.