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Song of the Day – Thursday 10/21/2010 Ari Up/The Slits October 21, 2010

Filed under: indie music,Music — MizMuze @ 9:21 am
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Arianna Forster, aka Ari Up, who was the lead singer of the British punk group, The Slits, passed away yesterday at age 48.  Johnny Lydon (Rotten) was Arianna’s stepfather and made the following announcement on his website:

“John and Nora have asked us to let everyone know that Nora’s daughter Arianna (aka Ari-Up) died today (Wednesday, October 20th) after a serious illness.  She will be sadly missed.  Everyone at JohnLydon.com and PiLofficial.Com would like to pass on their heartfelt condolences to John, Nora and family.  Rest in Peace.”

The Slits – Typical Girls

http://www.myspace.com/theslits

Arianna Forster

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