Yesterday evening (March 23), GWAR frontman Dave Brockie (aka Oderus Urungus) passed away at the age of 50. We've been mourning the loss of a true original, as have many of rock and metal's finest artists.

Since the news broke of Brockie's death, an incredible influx of tributes have been sent out via social media. Whether through Twitter, Facebook, Instagram or any other platform, musicians such as Lamb of God's Randy Blythe, Disturbed's David Draiman Hatebreed's Jamey Jasta, Testament's Alex Skolnick and countless others have memorialized Brockie.

Here are just some of the thoughts currently being shared online by GWAR enthusiasts:

No cause of death has yet to be published. Stay tuned as news continues to break on Dave Brockie's passing.