Nardwuar, Clairo, more react to Daniel Johnston’s death

In light of revered singer-songwriter Daniel Johnston’s death, many musicians and fans are paying tribute.

September 11, 2019
Nardwuar, Clairo, more react to Daniel Johnston’s death ALAIN JOCARD/AFP/Getty Images

Earlier today, news broke that Daniel Johnston, the revered singer-songwriter, had died as a result of a heart attack at the age of 58. An important figure in the world of outsider art, Johnston established himself as one of Austin, Texas' most significant and forward-thinking artists through the 80s and 90s. His final LP, Space Ducks, was released in 2012. In light of the news, many musicians and admirers have paid tribute to the late Johnston; view some of them below.

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Nardwuar, Clairo, more react to Daniel Johnston’s death