Former Misfits drummer Joey Image dead at 63

Former Misfits drummer Joey Image, born Joey Poole, has died of liver cancer at 63.

Image was the band’s drummer from 1978 to 1979, playing on the Horror Business and Night of the Living Dead singles.

He was diagnosed with cancer in 2016 and was seeking treatment at the University of Miami.

Misfits paid tribute to their former bandmate today.

“R.I.P. Joey Image, March 5, 1957 – June 1, 2020,” they posted on Facebook.

“Misfits drummer late 1978 – 1979.

“Appears on the Misfits’ classic “Horror Business” & “Night of the Living Dead” 7-inches.

“Seen here on drums (at right) with the Misfits live at Irving Plaza on Halloween night 1979 in NYC.”

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