Erik Petersen died on June 15, 2016.
He was an American punk rock musician.
He was Mischief Brew Lead Singer.
The band, Mischief Brew was a band from Philadelphia which plays DIY anarcho-punk music, incorporating a variety of styles including American folk, swing, and Gypsy-punk.
The band was started by Erik Petersen as a solo project, but eventually grew into a band.
Apparently, he died Shortly after performing a show and reportedly having ’emotional issues at The Trocadero in Philadelphi.
The band has released albums and EPs on many different labels, notably Art of the Underground, Gunner Records, and Fistolo Records.
Because they had supported these records, Mischief Brew has toured extensively throughout the United States and Europe.
Erik Petersen started the band after breaking up with his previous band, The Orphans, broke up in 2000
Erik Petersen passed away at 38 years old.