45 minutes | Jan 13, 2021

Living Fast, Dying Young or The 27 Club

Does genius come with an early expiration date? Whether it be a curse or the consequences of fast living, some of the world’s greatest talents have flamed out at a young age. Tonight we consider the so-called “27 club” and a few of its best known members. Have a topic suggestion? Email us at beneathyourbedpod@gmail.comBraid, Mary. “A Rock Legend Unto Herself.” Independent. October 23, 2011https://www.independent.co.uk/life-style/rock-legend-unto-herself-1345098.htmlChiu, David. “Mia Zapata: Punk Musician Murdered in 1993, Changing Seattle Grunge Scene.” Rolling Stone. July 9, 2018https://www.rollingstone.com/culture/culture-news/mia-zapata-punk-musician-murdered-in-1993-changing-seattle-grunge-scene-694965/Forensic Files. “The Day the Music Died.” Season 12, Episode 7. Aired November 14, 2007https://www.imdb.com/title/tt1142328/fullcredits Harrington, Richard and Lei, Richard. “Nirvana Singer Found Dead.” April 9, 1994. https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/politics/1994/04/09/nirvana-singer-found-dead/d960b58a-c6a4-4270-9ea0-bb3ccc1fda34/ Independent. “The death of Jimi Hendrix: the unanswered questions.” September 17, 2020https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/jimi-hendrix-death-cause-theories-b451314.html Jim Morrison - Final 24: His Final Hours. 2020https://www.amazon.com/Morrison-Jim-Final-His-Hours/dp/B003VC6F44 Johnson, Tracy. “11 years later, justice for slain singer Zapata: DNA sample helps convict Miami man of murder.” Seattle Post-Intelligencer Reporter. March 25, 2004https://www.seattlepi.com/local/article/11-years-later-justice-for-slain-singer-Zapata-1140617.phpLamoureux, Aimee. “The Mystery of Jim Morrison's Death and the Theories Around It.” All That’s Interesting. April 9, 2018.www.allthatisinteresting.comMilitary.com. “Famous Veterans: Jimi Hendrix.”https://www.military.com/veteran-jobs/career-advice/military-transition/famous-veterans-jimi-hendrix.htmlPian Chan, Sharon. “Singer’s killer sentenced to 36 years in prison again.” The Seattle Times. January 30, 2009https://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/singers-killer-sentenced-to-36-years-in-prison-again/Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. “Jimi Hendrix Experience”https://www.rockhall.com/inductees/jimi-hendrix-experience"The Last Hours of Janis Joplin" Season 2, 2016.Tizon, Alex. “Who Murdered Mia Zapata? -- No Arrests, Few Clues 5 Years After Slaying.” The Seattle Times. August 23, 1998https://archive.seattletimes.com/archive/?date=19980823&slug=2768095 
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