The LOTR Movie Site
October 3, 1999
Bradley Dies of Heart Attack
On September 21st of this year Marion Zimmer
Bradley, author of The Mists of Avalon, suffered a heart attack. She died on
September 25th at the age of 69. An avid science fiction and fantasy fan, she wrote many
novels, some of which are considered to be some of the greatest works of modern fantasy.
What makes this news relevant to this site is that she was
planning to release an album called The Starlit Jewel (which was to be composed
entirely of LOTR-inspired music) in 2 months. Some of the other artists involved were
Margaret Davis, Kristoph Klover and Deirdre McCarthy.
For more information on Marion Bradley you can visit the
We'd like to express our sincere condolences to Marion
Bradley's family for their tragic loss. Naturally, we'll keep you updated on the release
date of her music album and let you know when and where you can purchase it.