Renegade punk rock singer Jay Reatard was found dead in his midtown Memphis home last night. Our sister paper the Village Voice has collected a few remembrances of the raucous, trouble-hungry singer.
The Memphis Commercial-Appeal has the scant details surrounding his death.
More info after the jump. What a fucking drag.
His final tweets:
Who the hell was Jay Reatard, you ask? Watch this:
His stellar version of Beck's “Gamma Ray” stomps the original dead: