Posts Tagged ‘Nirvana’

Kurt Cobain’s Close Friend Slams New Documentary: “90% of ‘Montage Of Heck’ is bullshit”

Buzz Osborne of grunge band Melvins, who was a close friend of Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain, has spoken out against the recent documentary Montage of Heck. In a highly critical piece for The Talkhouse, Osborne attacks the overall... Read more »

Discovering My Blackness Through Nirvana

I discovered my blackness through Nirvana. Yup: a trio of angsty, grungy, long-haired white guys from Seattle helped me find myself. In retrospect, their guidance—specifically that of frontman Kurt Cobain—makes total sense. Cobain, whether willingly or... Read more »

Check Out Unseen Photos From Nirvana’s Famous Underwater ‘Nevermind’ Photo Shoot

With Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck out now, Nirvana content has been surfacing at an unprecedented rate. Today, new photos surface from the famous 1991 Nirvana photo shoot by Kirk Weddle. The shoot went down... Read more »

Watch Kurt Cobain Play With Daughter Frances Bean in New ‘Montage of Heck’ Preview

With Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck playing in theaters now and slated for a May 4 debut on HBO, we’ve been seeing tons of new Kurt-related content surfacing. From essays and reviews of the film... Read more »

An Interview With the Man Who Reintroduced Kurt Cobain to the World

Days after seeing Montage of Heck, I spoke to director Brett Morgen about the film, why he made the choices he made, and how he feels now that it’s done. Speaking with him changed my perspective.... Read more »

Watch an Uncut MTV Interview With Kurt Cobain From 1994

Kurt Cobain died over 20 years ago, but interest in the Nirvana frontman never faded. He’s still one of rock music’s most revered artists, and the new, extremely personal Montage of Heck documentary has re-introduced Kurt... Read more »

Oh, The Guilt: The Kurt Cobain Documentary ‘Montage of Heck’ Is as Troubling as it is Entertaining

There’s this interview with Kurt Cobain—it took place in Toronto in 1993 and aired on a Canadian TV station called Much—that shows a side of Kurt that I’ve never seen anywhere else. He’s so lucid, present,... Read more »

Listen to Kurt Cobain Cover The Beatles’ “And I Love Her”

As the Kurt Cobain documentary Montage of Heck gets closer to its theatrical release and eventual airing on HBO on May 4, we’re learning more and more about the movie. As well as intimate home footage, it includes... Read more »

Courtney Love on Kurt Cobain: “He’s A Hard Act To Follow”

Courtney Love spoke with Brett Morgan, the director of upcoming documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck (which airs May 4 on HBO) in a recent interview for V Magazine. She was (as always) remarkably candid on... Read more »

Time Warp: Music Facts That Put 2015 in Perspective

These music facts will put 2015 in perspective. How old is the Nirvana baby now? How much was Hendrix for his legendary Woodstock headlining performance? Prepare for your mind to be blown.... Read more »