District T-shirt featuring the classic line 'it's better to burn out than to fade away' (DT6000) is made of 4.3 ounce, 100% ring-spun combed cotton. Heathers are made of 4.3 ounce, 50/50 ring-spun combed cotton/poly. Heather Grey is made of 90/10 ring-spun combed cotton/poly. Tear-away tag.
The classic line "it's better to burn out than to fade away" comes from the acoustic version of the song, "My My, Hey Hey (Out of the Blue)" by Neil Young. It became famous after being quoted in Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's suicide note.