Jack Terricloth, the lead singer and bandleader of New York cabaret-punk outfit The World/Inferno Friendship Society, has died at the age of 50, a statement from the band revealed on Thursday (May 13).
No cause of death has been made public, according to Vanyaland. Terrycloth was born Peter Ventantonio on June 11, 1970. He grew up in Bridgewater Township, N.J., before moving to Brooklyn to start The World/Inferno Friendship Society, of whom he was the sole constant member. Before that, the musician founded the band Sticks and Stones, in which he contributed guitar and vocals.