Sunday, November 28, 2004

The Great Frog Society

In no particular order, a list of musicians who died young:
  • Kurt Cobain
  • Buddy Holly
  • Aaliyah
  • Stevie Ray Vaughan
  • Wendy O. Williams of the Plasmatics
  • Jim Morrison
  • The Notorious B.I.G.
  • Sid Vicious
  • Janis Joplin
  • Ritchie Valens
  • Karen Carpenter
  • Jeff Buckley
  • Jimi Hendrix
  • Nick Drake
  • Ronnie Van Zant, Steve Gaines and Cassie Gaines of Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • Tupac Shakur
  • Otis Redding
  • Bob Marley
  • Layne Stanley of Alice in Chains
  • Elliott Smith
  • Ol’ Dirty Bastard
  • Bobby Darin
  • Patsy Cline
  • Marc Bolan of T. Rex
  • John Coltrane
  • Selena
  • Michael Hutchence of INXS
  • Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes of TLC
  • Hank Williams
Anybody missing?


  1. Anonymous6:47 PM

    john lennon? the big bopper? if not young, at least prematurely
    oh, and mozart

  2. I tire of anonymous posters... But I like the posts all the same.

  3. Anonymous9:44 AM

    I know Drew would disagree, but I'd hasten to add Brad Nowell.....yep.

  4. Anonymous9:57 AM

    Oh...and Robert Johnson.
    If I sold my soul to the devil, I'd have wanted to live longer to enjoy it.