R.I.P. CLIVE BURR FORMER DRUMMER FOR IRON MAIDEN
Clive Burr, former drummer for Iron Maiden, dead at 56
Former Iron Maiden drummer Clive Burr, whose rapid fire time-keeping on the band’s first three albums helped drive their ascent to heavy metal domination on both sides of the Atlantic, died in his sleep in his Tuesday night . He had turned 56 on Friday.
Burr had battled Multiple Sclerosis since the early ‘90s and had been confined to a wheelchair in his later years.