As reported by numerous sources, punk rock artist Jay Reatard died last night. On his record label's website, their top banner reads:
R.I.P. JAY REATARD
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.
For more information regarding this, check out Pitchfork or Paste's articles.