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Coolio's "Fantastic Voyage" came out in 1994, so Spin decided to include the 51-year-old rapper in their ongoing '94 celebration. Specifically, they played him a series of hits from that year and…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »
ISIS! Very scary, and somewhat confusing from a foreign policy perspective, right? Your buddy Stephen Colbert's got you covered. In a segment on Tuesday night's Colbert Report, the future Late Show…   Read Story »
If you weren't familiar with Nirvana and took a quick look at the title of "Rape Me," you would understandably have some questions. But a simple internet search should clear up any confusion -- Kurt…   Read Story »
There are too many Arcade Fire covers to list here anymore, but if you haven't heard by now that the band is covering a song from a local artist at each show, you must not be visiting very often. The…   Read Story »
Kiesza is a Canadian dance-pop singer who's been working with Diplo and Skrillex and whose name has popped up a few times in Chris's Week In Pop columns. She seems primed to be a big deal, even with…   Read Story »
What if all the angst and aggression of grunge were filtered through the sound chips of the very same video-game systems those artists grew up on? It's a question we've asked ourselves many, many…   Read Story »
The "Smells Like Teen Spirit" video provided the definitive image of Nirvana and the '90s alt-rock boom at large. It's one of the most iconic music videos ever made, casting Nirvana as the…   Read Story »
On 9/11/92 Nirvana played a homecoming stadium show in Seattle after igniting nationwide grunge-mania with Nevermind. MTV News was there to interview the locals, including Kurt Cobain and Krist…   Read Story »
This past weekend, HBO aired the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame's 2014 Induction Ceremony, including the induction of Nirvana and subsequent performances, and a video of the entire Nirvana segment has…   Read Story »