Famous American Drummer & Composer, Anton Fier, dies at 66

Anton Fier was an American drummer, producer, composer, and famed bandleader. He was also an early member of The Lounge Lizards and The Feelies.

He was in The Lodge (with John Greaves) where the guy worked with Pere Ubu, was briefly with the Voidoids, and was the founder of The Golden Palominos. The 1978 Pere Ubu EP titled Datapanik in the Year Zero was dedicated to Fier.

How Did Anton Fier Die?

Anton Fier passed away on September 14, 2022, in Switzerland from assisted suicide at the age of 66. Four days later, the person known as Mr. Olsen received the boxes, which were filled with piles of Mr. Fier’s clothes.  And on Oct. 1, Nicky Skopelitis who is a Palomino’s guitarist and the executor of Mr. Fier’s estate also received the cremation notice, dated Sept. 14, along with Mr. Fier’s remains. 

Questions about his last days linger. But in a way, friends said, that seems fitting for a man who was only too comfortable with loose ends.  Two years ago, Mr. Stamey has also urged Mr. Fier to write a memoir, to pull him out of his funk. Mr. Fier’s response, Mr. Stamey recalled, was curt: “He said that he wanted to be the only one who didn’t write a book.”

Anton Fier Age, Date of Birth, Birthday, Family, What about his father, mother, where is he from? Early Life Details

Anton Fier was 66 years at the time of his death. He was born on 20 June 1956 in Cleveland, Ohio, U.S.A.

anton fier family

His family as well as early life details could not be traced to date.

Anton Fier Net Worth, How much did he earn?

As of October 2022; Anton Fier’s net worth figure is under wraps.

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Anton Fier Partner, What about his relationship?

Anton Fier married life and relationship side of his story have not been opened up as of now. It seems that Fier has the details related to it under the radar.

Anton Fier Career

Anton Fier was the main member of The Lounge Lizards and The Feelies. He has also collaborated extensively with Bill Laswell and also toured and recorded with Hüsker Dü who is a  guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter Bob Mould.

He also played with bassist Jack Bruce and Japanese guitarist Kenji Suzuki on the 1987 album Inazuma Super Session – “Absolute Live!!”  Fier performed and recorded at the John Zorn-led album Locus Solus in 1983. They recorded the live album for Zorn’s 50th birthday celebration: 50th Birthday Celebration Volume 3 of the 50th birthday series on Tzadik Records.

Where he attended his High school and University? What is his major?

His academic degree and educational details could not be found on the internet.

Anton Fier Social Media Reach

Anton Fier seems to be inactive on the social media sites like Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook page.

Physical Appearance of Anton Fier’s Height, Weight

HeightNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Eye colorNot Available
WeightNot Available
Body typeAverage
Sexual orientationStraight

Interesting facts about Anton Fier’s should be known

Zodiac signGemini
Relationship StatusNot Available