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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 »
Though audience members shared some rough footage of Nirvana's Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame induction last month, you'll be able to watch the event in its entirety on HBO this weekend. One of the…   Read Story »
Pioneering is a new A.V. Club video series in which newer artists cover legends in those legends' hometown; they've already recruited Sharon Van Etten to pay tribute to Bruce Springsteen. In the most…   Read Story »
"Hey, hey, hey! Hello and welcome to Seatte-Tacoma International Airport!" says Quincy Jones, prerecorded and played back over the airport's overhead announcement system. Linger inside long enough…   Read Story »
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…   Read Story »