Kurt Cobain

That Time Nirvana Completely Butchered A TV Performance On Purpose

If you plan on asking a band like Nirvana to play a fake set, expect it to blow up in your face. When appearing on a British music program "Top of the Pops," the show had a policy that musical guests had to sing over a pre-recorded instrumental track. Because Kurt Cobain , Krist Novoselic and Dave...
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Tacoma Musician Shares Unheard Nirvana Demos Given By Kurt Cobain

In the 2015 documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck , audiences were carried through the life and times of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain . The film's soundtrack featured many raw tracks recorded by Cobain that have never reached the ears of Nirvana fans. Recently Tacoma, WA musician John...
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LISTEN: Early Nirvana Demos Shared Online

Four rare Nirvana demo tapes have been uploaded to YouTube.
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Somebody Made Nirvana Sound Like Pop Punk By Playing 'Teen Spirit' In A Major Key

Through the use of distorted guitars, Kurt Cobain 's raspy vocals, and angst-filled lyrics, Nirvana began to develop their signature sound that made them one of the pillars of the grunge momvent of the '90s. But one little change to their music and suddenly sounds completely off. Thanks to Vimeo...
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Watch The Surviving Members Of Nirvana Reunite During Foo Fighters Show In Oregon

Eugene, Oregon doesn't sound quite like a city where a lot of wild and crazy stuff happens. But during the Foo Fighters concert on December 5th, the city of Eurgene was in for a treat after being surprised by an onstage reunion of the surviving members of Nirvana . Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic...
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LISTEN: Rare Nirvana Set Surfaces From 1991 Gig in Edinburgh, Scotland

In late 1991, Nirvana played an acoustic set for Edinburgh, Scotland pub-goers, and audio from the night recently surfaced online.
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Pop! Funko To Release Three Separate Kurt Cobain Figurines In 2018

Hope you've got some extra room on your desk, because the ever popular Pop! Funko toys will bring a "little" grunge into your life with three separate Kurt Cobain figurines! The folks at Pop! Funko have already immortalized other rock icons like Axl Rose , Slash , Lemmy Kilmister and Ozzy Osbourne...
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Courtney Love & Frances Bean Cobain Fighting Lawsuit To Keep Kurt Cobain's Suicide Photos Private

According to The Blast , Courtney Love and daughter Frances Bean Cobain are seeking to prevent the crime scene photos of Kurt Cobain 's suicide from going public. Love and Cobain filed a lawsuit in Seattle against conspiracy theorist Richard Lee , who believes that Kurt Cobain's death was not the...
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27 Years Ago: Dave Grohl Played His First Gig With Nirvana

On October 11th, 1990, Nirvana had finally found their rhythm with their long-sought drummer, Dave Grohl . Three years as a band and five drummers later, Nirvana recruited a 21-year-old Grohl after watching him drum for the DC hardcore band, Scream . From there, Kurt Cobain and Krist Novoselic...
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26 Years Ago: Nirvana Changed Music Forever With 'Nevermind'

Hopefully this doesn't make you '90s kids feel old, but as of today (September 24th), Nirvana's groundbreaking album Nevermind will have turned 26 years old. Of course in 1989, Bleach laid down the groundwork for Nirvana's future, though it didn't put them on the map right away. Inspired by the...
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