goner records confirms jay reatard's death
    • WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13, 2010

    • Posted by:


    The beloved singer died in his sleep last night, according to a brief post on the (now crashing) record labels website. He was twenty-nine.

    Rumors started circulating via Twitter just a few minutes ago, when our staff noticed a post on Brooklyn Vegan speculating and linking to a bunch of accounts, including the band Air Waves (who later tweeted a pretty tasteless response; "I wish Brooklyn Vegan wrote more about our band then about our knowledge of when a friends, friend died"). The news broke when Goner Records made an announcement via their message boards, literally crashing the site. The statement read:

    "It is with great sadness that we report the passing of our good friend Jay Reatard. Jay died in his sleep last night. We will pass along information about funeral arrangements when they are made public."


    More information as it is released. -joe puglisi
    Hot Baeble Videos
    Tom Walker live at Baeble HQ

    Tom Walker live at Baeble HQ

    Overcoats live at Industry City

    Overcoats live at Industry City

    Clean Bandit live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

    Clean Bandit live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

    Computer Games  live at Baeble HQ

    Computer Games live at Baeble HQ

    Emily Warren live at Baeble HQ

    Emily Warren live at Baeble HQ

    Alvarez Kings live at Baeble HQ

    Alvarez Kings live at Baeble HQ

    Irontom live at Industry City

    Irontom live at Industry City

    Jasmine Thompson live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

    Jasmine Thompson live at Atlantic Records Recording Studio

    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    XXX 88 ft Diplo

    Walker Lukens live at Baeble HQ

    Walker Lukens live at Baeble HQ

    © 2017 Baeble Media. All rights reserved.