Summary: Brazilian hard rock musician best known as the drummer and founding member of the critically-acclaimed Brazilian heavy metal band Pepper & His Comparsas whose latest album Against the Odds had recently been praised with the release of one of the group's best songs including Going Down to Nowhere.
Cause of Death: Killed in a nightclub fire
Born: August 10, 1975
Died: January 27, 2013
Location: Santa Maria, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil