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Cobain: Montage Of Heck: The Stereogum Review

Cobain: Montage Of Heck is a movie about the frontman of Nirvana, but it isn't about Nirvana. The word Bleach is never uttered. Dave Grohl was not interviewed, and his entry into the band is not addressed; he's just there all of a sudden as the archival footage shifts into the Nevermind era. Even the… More »

By: Chris DeVille / March 27, 2015

Two-Thirds Of Nirvana’s Original Lineup Reunite At Aberdeen Mural Dedication

Earlier this year, Kurt Cobain's hometown of Aberdeen, Washington dedicated a day to Kurt Cobain, thus marking the 20th anniversary of his death with a complicated burst of city pride. The results were pretty sad. But Aberdeen is not done honoring Kurt Cobain. The local artist Erik Sandgren created a mural dedicatedMore »

By: Tom Breihan / September 22, 2014

Krist Novoselic: Blame The Knuckleheads From Israel And Palestine, Not Eddie Vedder

Eddie Vedder has been out there waging heavy peace lately by way of onstage rants, blog posts, and "Imagine" covers. And although he's taking flack for his comments on the Israel-Palestine conflict in some press outlets, his former grunge veteran Krist Novoselic has voiced his support for Vedder and his frustration with… More »

By: Chris DeVille / July 21, 2014

Supergroup Super-Earth (Corin Tucker, Peter Buck, Krist Novoselic) Hit The Studio

In R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, and Nirvana respectively, Peter Buck, Corin Tucker, and Krist Novoselic were part of three of the best and most seismically influential bands in rock history, and now they've joined forces. They're all part of super-Earth, an ensemble that made its first public bow with a pair of Portland shows last week (albeit… More »

By: Chris DeVille / May 5, 2014

Krist Novoselic Blogs About Nirvana’s Rock Hall Reunion, Gender Parity

Last week, Nirvana did the impossible: They found an interesting way to join the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. At the Hall Of Fame induction at Brooklyn, the band's surviving members performed with an all-star, multi-generational cast of women -- Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent, Lorde -- filling in for Kurt Cobain. More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 14, 2014

Watch Video From Nirvana & Friends’ Secret Show At Saint Vitus Last Night

Last night, the surviving members of Nirvana made a surprising and awesome decision. On their way into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, those members played the ceremony, with a succession of badass ladies filling in for Kurt Cobain: Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent, Lorde. And after the ceremony, this mutant versio… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 11, 2014

Watch Nirvana Play With Lorde, St. Vincent, Kim Gordon, & Joan Jett At Their Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

So the 2014 Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony happened at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, and this year, it's relevant to your interests! As you might have heard, Nirvana were inducted by R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe ("They were singular and loud and melodic and deeply original," he said of the band), and after muchMore »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 11, 2014

Watch Dave Grohl & Krist Novoselic On The Tonight Show

Tonight, Nirvana will enter the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame, possibly performing with Joan Jett filling in for Kurt Cobain. All this week, Jimmy Fallon is welcoming incoming Hall Of Famers to The Tonight Show, and last night, Nirvana's Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic were there to sit on Fallon's couch for a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 10, 2014

Watch Stevie Nicks And Jimmy Fallon (As Tom Petty) Recreate The “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around” Video

This week The Tonight Show has booked talent from the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction ceremony, which goes down in Brooklyn Thursday night. Stevie Nicks was Jimmy Fallon's musical guest tonight; at the Rock Hall event she'll pay tribute to Linda Rondstadt, who will not be attending because her Parkinson's disease make… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 10, 2014

Looks Like Joan Jett Will Front Nirvana At The Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction

Earlier today we launched a poll asking who you think will front the surviving members of Nirvana when the band performs at the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame induction this Thursday. Now we have evidence that suggests at least one singer will be Joan Jett. Today @FooFighters Instagrammed a photo of instruments, presumably… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 8, 2014

Courtney Love Downplays Hole Reunion Talk, Vows To Join Foe Dave Grohl Onstage At Nirvana’s Rock Hall Induction

A few months ago, Courtney Love gave Hole fans something to be excited about when she confirmed in a Facebook Q&A that she was "slowly, steadily" reuniting with the band's Celebrity Skin-era lineup of Eric Erlandson, Patty Schemel, and Melissa Auf Der Maur. Then in an interview earlier this month, Love mentioned that… More »

By: Scott Lapatine / April 7, 2014

R&R HOF Inductees Dave Grohl & Krist Novoselic, Yusuf Islam, Kiss To Do Fallon This Week

On Thursday night, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame will induct its 2014 class at Brooklyn's Barclays Center, which means just about everyone who's still alive and going into the Hall is in New York this week. Jimmy Fallon's Tonight Show is taking advantage of that fact and booking an incoming Hall Of… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 7, 2014

The 10 Best Nirvana Songs

The story goes something like this: Sheriff Kurt moseys into town just long enough to purge the spandex-clad outlaws before riding off into the sunset forever, leaving behind the Clinton Administration, Lollapalooza, and lucrative major label deals for flannel-flyin' underdogs everywhere. More »

By: James Jackson Toth / April 4, 2014

Looks Like Krist Novoselic, At Least, Will Play Nirvana’s Rock Hall Induction

Next week, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame will honor this year's inductees with a big show at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Some of the inductees are slated to perform -- Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens, Hall And Oates, the E Street Band. But marquee inductees Nirvana, for obvious reasons, will not be among them. However,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 3, 2014

Watch Krist Novoselic Cover Lorde’s “Royals”

This month we've pretty much hit the jackpot of unique Lorde covers. March opened with Springsteen Springsteen-ing the hell out of "Royals", then Chvrches did a synth and drum machine heavy version of "Team" for the BBC, and now we have Krist Novoselic providing a very unique take on "Royals." According to the… More »

By: Miles Bowe / March 12, 2014

2014 Grammy Nominations: Daft Punk, Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift … And Sara Bareilles?

The Grammys again announced their nominations with some extra flash and fanfare this year, flipping the old morning podium announcement into another primetime concert special live from the Staples Center in L.A. LL Cool J, who hosted last year's Grammy broadcast, was back to MC this show as he will for the ceremony next month. More »

By: Chris DeVille / December 6, 2013

Hear Dave Grohl And Krist Novoselic Share And Discuss In Utero Outtakes On All Songs Considered

This week marks the 20 year anniversary of Nirvana's In Utero. As expected a lot of us are looking back on that incredibly special and difficult (in every possible way) record. NPR's All Songs Considered has done a lengthy interview with Kris Novoselic and Dave Grohl about the recording of the album and the experience… More »

By: Miles Bowe / September 10, 2013

Watch Surviving Nirvana Members Back McCartney In Seattle

What you see above you are two men singing into a microphone together. To be a little more specific, it's Sir Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl. To be even more specific, they're singing "Helter Skelter" to each other ... using the same microphone. This happened. In addition to reminding us that not everything coolMore »

By: Miles Bowe / July 20, 2013

Watch Dave Grohl’s Sound City Live Concert In Park City

Dave Grohl's Sound City Players will be one of early 2013's more unavoidable events, and the band kicked off their ubiquity Friday night in Park City, Utah, where they made their live debut (coinciding with the premiere of Grohl’s new Sound City documentary at the Sundance Film Festival). The show went for three-plus hours and… More »

By: Michael Nelson / January 21, 2013

McCartney & Nirvana Members – “Cut Me Some Slack” Studio Version & SNL Performance

In one of those bizarre and unforseeable titans-clashing musical events, Paul McCartney linked up with the surviving members of Nirvana, reunited for the occasion, to play a few songs at last week's 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy relief show. Among those songs was a hearteningly ass-whomping new one called "Cut Me Some Slack," which will show… More »

By: Tom Breihan / December 17, 2012
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