The Skull’s Eric Wagner, former Trouble frontman, dead at 62


Eric Wagner, vocalist with US doom metal band The Skull, and formerly the frontman of cult heroes Trouble, has died after contracting Covid pneumonia. He was 62.

The news of Wagner’s passing was announced by his former bandmate Chuck Robinson, who played guitar alongside the singer in both Trouble and The Skull.

“This morning I awoke to the worst news…” Robinson wrote in a Facebook post. “We are all truely [sic] devastated.. My dear friend, band mate and brother Eric Wagner has passed. Goodnight Tempter.. We love you.”