Split Lip Rayfield Frontman Dies

Frontman Kirk Rundstrom, 38, of bluegrass-punk-country band Split Lip Rayfield died at his home in Wichita, Kan., February 22nd after a lengthy battle with esophageal cancer.

Rundstrom was an icon on the Kansas music scene and the band recently completed a national tour that was billed as a "farewell tour."

Donations for the Kirk Rundstrom Cancer Fund are being accepted through the band’s Web site, www.splitliprayfield.com.