Johnny Thunders

Walter Lure, Guitarist for Johnny Thunders and the Heartbreakers, Dies at 71

Posted August 24, 2020 at 5:08 am

Walter Lure, rhythm guitarist and last surviving member of punk legends Johnny Thunders and the Heartbreakers, passed away Saturday afternoon after a brief bout with cancer. He was 71. News of his death was first announced by the Starwood Nightclub in Los Angeles. “Walter was diagnosed with liver and lung cancer in July 2020, which […]

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Johnny Thunders Biopic In the Works

Posted November 12, 2013 at 10:35 am

Nina Antonia’s definitive biography on the New York Dolls/Heartbreakers guitar legend, Johnny Thunders: In Cold Blood, is coming to the silver screen. The Hollywood Reporter recently revealed that the flick “concerns the wild rollercoaster ride of Thunders’ life as seen by Antonia, who had no idea what she was in for when she befriended Thunders. […]

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