Betty Blowtorch Frontwoman Dies in Auto Accident





Bianca Halstead, a.k.a. Bianca Butthole, frontwoman of the punk band Betty Blowtorch, was killed over the weekend in an auto accident on Interstate 10 outside of New Orleans. Halstead was a passenger in a Corvette that was reportedly traveling in excess of 100mph when it spun out of control and into oncoming traffic. The driver of the car, a man named William MacAllister, was taken to a local hospital. Police believe that alcohol was a major factor in the accident. Betty Blowtorch had played a show at the New Orleans club Howliní Wolf the Friday before as part of the bands tour with Nashville Pussy.



Source: Pitchforkmedia.com


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Betty Blowtorch Frontwoman Dies in Auto Accident