Steven Hanford

Poison Idea’s Steven Hanford Passes Away, GoFundMe Launched For Funeral Expenses


Former Poison Idea drummer Steven “Slayer Hippy” Hanford passed away yesterday morning (May 21st) at the age of 50. His fiancee confirmed the news via Facebook with his death said to be the result of a heart attack. A GoFundMe campaign has since been launched to cover his funeral expenses and can be found here.

Following his time in Poison Idea and a stint in prison stemming from a robbery amid his battle with addiction, Hanford would later go on to join Fetish and The Accused AD. You can read up on his life and times in a piece newly penned by Witch Mountain‘s Nathan Carson over at Willamette Week.

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