Jello Biafra

American singer and activist

Jello Biafra (born Eric Reed Boucher; June 17, 1958) is an American musician and spoken word artist. Biafra was the lead singer and songwriter for San Francisco punk rock band Dead Kennedys. He started the record label Alternative Tentacles with East Bay Ray in 1979.

Jello Biafra
Jello Biafra at Fusion Festival 2010.jpg
Jello Biafra at Fusion Festival 2010
Background information
Birth nameEric Reed Boucher
Born (1958-06-17) June 17, 1958 (age 61)
Boulder, Colorado, U.S.
GenresPunk rock, spoken word
InstrumentsVocals
Years active1976–present
LabelsAlternative Tentacles
Associated actsDead Kennedys, Ministry, The Offspring, Sepultura, Tool, Napalm Death

Biafra is a member of the Green Party of the United States.[1] He ran for President in 2000.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Biafra, Jello. "Platform for 2000 Green Party Presidential Primary". March 7, 2000.
  2. "Corrections". The New York Times. April 16, 2000. Retrieved May 6, 2010.

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