Former Viagra Boys guitarist Benjamin Vallé Cause of death: did he die of suicide or overdose?

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Viagra Boys founding member and ex-guitarist Benjamin Valle has passed away, the group has shared the sad news.

Benjamin Valle and members of the Viagra Boys formed the punk band in Stockholm in 2015.

Benjamin Valle, founding member of Swedish punk band Viagra Boys, has died at the age of 47.

A statement on Viagra Boys social media confirmed the sudden death of their ex-guitarist, expressing how broken and saddened the members are after hearing the news.

The group shared a series of photos to honor the late musician alongside a heartfelt caption for him.

“I can’t stop crying looking at pictures of you but also laughing because you were one of the funniest and goofiest people I’ve ever had the pleasure of knowing. Benjamin or ‘bless’ like we knew him, spread laughter and happiness wherever he went and I will cherish the memories we have of traveling the world together, ”part of the post said.

The members of Viagra Boys then thanked Valle because the group wouldn’t have existed without him. They also ended their post hoping that he is now somewhere in space “telling bad jokes” to an alien.

Band member Sebastian Murphy released his own tribute saying in Swedish: “Rest in peace my beloved beloved Benjamin. I will love you forever, wonderful man. See you in the cosmos.”

The cause of Benjamin Valle’s death remains unknown. However, some fans speculated that his departure from the Swedish post-punk band may have hinted at what had happened to him in the years leading up to his death.

The Legacy of Benjamin Valle; Fans remember the late musician

Prior to forming Viagra Boys, Valle previously performed for Nine and released five albums from 1996 to 2007. In 2015, Valle formed Viagra Boys in Stockholm and released three EPs and two albums, “Street Worms” and “Welfare Jazz. “.

They managed to win the album of the year award from the Independent Music Companies Association for their “Street Worms”.

Shortly after the group’s Instagram page announced the death of Benjamin Valle, their fans immediately commented and expressed their shock.

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One fan wrote: “Love you he’s partying in another nebula now. May his energy live forever.”

“His riffs play over and over in my head. Your band has changed my perspective of musicians and abilities. It’s really heartbreaking,” added another.

Valle left his family and group for good after his death. The group has five active members – Sebastian Murphy, Oskar Carls, Henrik Hockert, Tor Sjoden and Elias Jungqvist.

Another member, Martin Ehrencrona, has also left the group.

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