Wednesday, December 15, 2004


CHRIS GRIER RIP (1972-2014)

"Hello all, we are sad to report that Chris Grier died on 10 July 2014 of cardiac arrest in Brooklyn, New York. He was 41 years old. Chris was a special guy, full of life, humour, creativity, and kindness. His energy and friendship will be greatly missed."

- Scarcity Of Tanks, 11 July 2014


Memorial service for Chris Grier

Sunday, August 10, 2014
2:00 - 5:00 pm
Jalopy Theater
315 Columbia Street
Brooklyn, New York

The service starts at 2 pm, so come early to hear and share stories about the Chris we knew and loved. If you want to play a song, you can do that, too. Refreshments to follow.

Please post this information far and wide--Chris' friends are everywhere.

All are welcome.

Also, there are two upcoming memorial shows happening:

Friday August 29, 2014 at the Velvet Lounge in Washington, DC
Sunday October 5, 2014 at Babycastles in New York, NY


Write ups about Chris found by clicking on titles: Wondering Sound, Washington City Paper, Spin, Andrew W.K.

Chris Grier - Too Cool For This World in Brooklyn, New York:

Chris Grier on guitar in San Pedro, California:

Chris Grier on guitar in Los Angeles, California:

Chris Grier on bass in Fairfax, Virginia:

No shows scheduled. Please contact Total Life Society to book Scarcity Of Tanks. SOT is in the studio working on their new album called Garford Mute. Thanks for checking in with us. All the best, Dringo / Total Life Society (30 May 2014).


Scarcity Of Tanks began in Cleveland, Ohio during 2004 by Matthew Wascovich and has released six albums from Total Life Society.

No Endowments - Total Life Society, TLS001 (2008)
Bleed Now - Total Life Society, TLS002 (2010)
Sensational Grade - Total Life Society, TLS003 (2011)
Vulgar Defender - Total Life Society, TLS004 (2012)
Fear Is Not Conscience - Total Life Society, TLS005 (2012)
Ohio Captives - Total Life Society, TLS006 (2012)


P.O. Box 6592
Cleveland, Ohio 44101

Email: (totallifesociety AT yahoo DOT com)