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Slint's David Pajo recovering after reported suicide attempt

Slint's David Pajo recovering after reported suicide attempt

David Pajo, a well-respected guitarist who cofounded the band Slint, was recovering Friday after what is believed to have been a suicide attempt.

Various sources reported that Pajo left a note on his personal blog Thursday night that indicated an imminent suicide attempt. Paramedics arrived at his New Jersey home and took him to a nearby hospital.

On Friday, Pajo posted a photo of himself in a hospital bed giving a thumbs-up. On his official Facebook page, a moderator wrote, "There will be things...

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