Posts Tagged ‘Nirvana’

Kurt Cobain Documentary to Debut on HBO in 2015

Director Brett Morgen has been working on a documentary about Kurt Cobain since 2007 and has finally found a home at HBO. The documentary titled Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck is expected to have an international... Read more »

The Best Live Albums of All Time

They’re not for everyone. To some, live albums are nothing but contract-fulfilling stop-gaps in an artist or band’s discography, filled with either self-indulgent jamming or a glorified greatest hits set interrupted by crowd noise. Worse, many... Read more »

Listen To Kurt Cobain’s Unearthed Pre-Nirvana Mixtape “Montage Of Heck”

A Kurt Cobain mixtape, Montage Of Heck, was recently unearthed and, as you can imagine, it’s making waves. The work is an inside look at the Nirvana frontman’s past. The tape, which was reportedly made on... Read more »

See The Bigger Picture Behind Famous Album Covers

Although the increase in streaming and move towards digital instead of physical music sales has taken the focus away from album covers somewhat, it remains impossible to talk about some albums without their classic covers immediately coming... Read more »

Watch Arcade Fire Cover Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

During the course of their Reflektor tour, Arcade Fire have been covering songs dependent on the city they’re playing in. This has included a cover of Boyz II Men’s “MotownPhilly” in Philadelphia, “Dust in the Wind” in Kansas... Read more »

Courtney Love Says She Wrote The Note Found in Kurt Cobain’s Wallet

Last week, CBS News revealed a note found in Kurt Cobain’s wallet at the time of his death. They acquired the note after requesting evidence from the Seattle Police Department, and they claimed that Cobain was... Read more »

Here’s What Courtney Love Thinks About Lorde and St. Vincent Performing With Nirvana

To celebrate Nirvana getting inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the remaining members of the band reunited with a cast of all-female lead singers filling in for Kurt Cobain. The lineup included Lorde,... Read more »

25 Awesome Pictures From the Nirvana History Tumblr

Since this year was the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death, we’ve seen a lot of media coverage, and most of it has been pretty unsettling. The Seattle Police Department released a bunch of new photos... Read more »

Note Found in Kurt Cobain’s Wallet at Time of Death Calls Courtney Love “a B*tch With Zits”

Since this year was the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death, the Seattle Police Department decided to take a look back at the details surrounding the case. This was done not to reevaluate the original findings,... Read more »

“The Dark Side of the Covers”: Famous Album Covers Reimagined From the Other Side

Album covers like The Beatles’ Abbey Road and Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of the Moon have become just as well-known as many famous paintings. But have you ever wondered what these iconic images look like from... Read more »

20 Unmissable Record Store Day Releases

On the third weekend of April of every year comes the day that all music loving record collectors should be especially excited about. This Saturday, April 19, 2014, is the seventh annual Record Store Day. Each... Read more »

Why Nirvana Chose All Women to Lead at the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Reunion

When Nirvana was chosen to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, the idea of a reunion performance at the ceremony raised a lot of questions: Who should step in to lead the... Read more »

Watch Nirvana Perform With Lorde, Joan Jett, St. Vincent, and Kim Gordon at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction

Last night was the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Ceremony, which honored Nirvana, Kiss, Peter Gabriel, Hall and Oates, Cat Stevens and Linda Ronstadt, who were all inducted this year. Towards the end of the... Read more »

Watch St.Vincent Cover Nirvana’s “Lithium” Live

Yesterday was the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death. Last night in Chicago St.Vincent paid tribute with a cover of “Lithium,” and in the process proved once again that Annie Clark can do no wrong. Watch... Read more »

Courtney Love is Planning a Nirvana Musical

In 2012, we heard rumors about a Nirvana musical. Very soon after those rumors started surfacing, Courtney Love shot down the idea, explaining, “There will be no musical.” Since then, Courtney Love has been busy with... Read more »