Stefanie Sargent

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Stefanie Sargent
Birth name Stefanie Ann Sargent
Born (1968-06-01)June 1, 1968
Seattle, Washington, United States
Died June 27, 1992(1992-06-27) (aged 24)
Seattle, Washington, United States
Genres Punk rock
Instruments Guitar
Years active 1990-1992
Labels C/Z
Associated acts 7 Year Bitch

Stefanie Ann Sargent (June 1, 1968 – June 27, 1992) was an American musician best known for being the lead guitarist and co-founder of Seattle punk rock band 7 Year Bitch.[1][2]

Biography[edit]

Sargent was born to Paula and Kenneth Sargent on June 1, 1968 in Seattle. She grew up in Seattle and attended Roosevelt High, then transferred to the Summit K-12 Alternative School, and graduated from high school at age 16.[3]

After graduating, Sargent worked in various jobs and traveled through the West Coast, having played in several bands before 1990, when she co-founded 7 Year Bitch alongside Selene Vigil, Valerie Agnew and Elizabeth Davis. She played in the band's debut record, Sick 'Em (1992).

Death[edit]

Sargent was found dead in her Capitol Hill apartment on June 27, 1992. She had passed out on her back after returning home from a party where she had drunk alcohol and taken a small amount of heroin. She died of asphyxiation when she failed to wake up after vomiting. She was 24.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "7 Year Bitch | Music Biography, Credits and Discography". AllMusic. Retrieved 2013-11-18. 
  2. ^ "7 Year Bitch Discography at Discogs". Discogs.com. Retrieved 2013-11-18. 
  3. ^ Macdonald, Patrick. "Living | Guitarist Sargent Found Dead | Seattle Times Newspaper". Community.seattletimes.nwsource.com. Retrieved 2013-11-18.