Volume 76, Number 19 | September 27 - October 3, 2006

Bobby ‘Apocalypse’ Gurtler is dead

Bobby Gurtler a.k.a. “Bobby Apocalypse” died in Beth Israel Hospital at 3:20 a.m. on Sept. 22, after his family agreed to take him off life support.

Gurtler, a former soundman at the Pyramid club and the Palladium disco, had been in a coma since Sept. 10 after an apparent heroin overdose, according to friends. The medical examiner said the cause of death was pending. Information about a memorial was not available at press time.

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