Nirvana

Kurt Cobain (Courtesy Sub Pop)

Nirvana Practiced Ten Hours a Day for ‘Nevermind’ to Stay Warm

According to producer Butch Vig, the band’s relentless practice schedule before recording the 1991 classic was a way to stay warm during the brutal Northwestern winter.

10/03/2014

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Courtney Love Spent All of Kurt Cobain’s Nirvana Money

What would you do with $27 million?

08/12/2014

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Courtney Love On Kurt Cobain Biopic: ‘I Am Leading The Charge’

“Some beautiful blond, tragic, gorgeous actor boy is hitting on me, and why? He wants to play Kurt. So I am moving that over to the agency side. I am not Cecil B. DeMille or anything like that.”

07/24/2014

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Rock and Roll’s Most Infamous Love Triangles

By Vanessa Payes Sex has always taken center stage in the splendid albeit sordid lives of legendary rock stars. Many of rock and roll’s royals have endured dramatic love triangles as they swapped lovers, wives, […]

07/10/2014

Kurt Cobain of Nirvana (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Here’s What It Took to Appear In Nirvana’s ‘Smells Like Teen Spirit’ Video

If you’ve ever wondered how the disaffected kids in the bleacher stands were chosen for Nirvana’s iconic “Smells Like Teen Spirit” video, take a look at this casting call.

07/01/2014

Kurt Cobain (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Courtney Love says Kurt Cobain ‘Wanted Fame Bad,’ Contrary to Myth

“He wrote to every major, minor label: ‘We’ll pay. Let us be on your label.’ He was desperate to be the biggest rock star in the world. But he made it look like it was thrust upon him.”

06/24/2014

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#FlashbackFriday: MTV Interviews ’90s Nirvana Fans About Seattle Music Scene

By Nadia Noir Imagine if you became famous and every person you kinda-sorta knew from growing up weighed in on your music and your life via national television? That’s what happens in this interview from […]

06/13/2014

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Watch This Amazing ’90s Alt-Rock Vocal Supercut

By Nadia Noir The ’90s are back in full force. Alien earrings and slacker music are the hot trending thing with teens these days, while we adults are digging out our dusty old Doc Martens […]

05/06/2014

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Hear 5 Different Mashups Of Smash Mouth On This ’90s Mixtape

By Nadia Noir The ’90s are back and the craze is no longer ironic. People are more ’90s now than they ever were in the ’90s. Many modern musicians have adopted styles–both fashionwise and sonically–from […]

04/28/2014

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Nirvana Bassist Krist Novoselic Speaks About Their Rock Hall Induction

“This, for me, is a bittersweet notion as we all miss Kurt so much. But considering we were inducted, the show had to go on,” he wrote.

04/14/2014

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