Music, National Obituary Review

Dead Person of the day January 13 – Jay Reatard

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If such a thing exists we have a contemporary Lost Legend with today’s DPD. Sure, Reatard could be grouped in with post-Green Day teen angst decadence but I think he goes deeper. I’m a fan and the NOR is stoic when it comes to drawing a line in the sane.

P.S. Happy Friday the 13th


immy Lee Lindsey Jr. (May 1, 1980 – January 13, 2010)

Published: January 14, 2010

Jimmy Lee Lindsey Jr., a prolific songwriter who, under the stage name Jay Reatard, was a force in the worlds of punk and garage rock, was found dead in his home in Memphis early on Wednesday. He was 29. Continue


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