Canadian musicianDied when: 45 years 336 days (551 months)
Star Sign: Libra
Denis "Piggy" D'Amour (September 24, 1959 – August 26, 2005) was a Canadian guitarist.He was a member of the heavy metal band Voivod from its inception in 1982 until his death in 2005.
D'Amour's approach to music was anarchic and experimental rather than strict and theoretical.He was trained in classical violin as a child.
He was influenced by progressive rock artists such as King Crimson, Pink Floyd and Rush.