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Kurt 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… More »

Funny thing about suicide: It’s not a mystery to be solved. When someone you know, or someone you admire, takes her own life, there’s always a temptation to rifle through your memories of that person, looking for some clue of what might happen. It’s not there — or, if it is, there’s usually no reason… More »

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 »

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Justin Bieber’s Stylist Explains His Controversial Nirvana T-Shirts

It's 2015. Wearing a Nirvana shirt is like wearing a Beatles shirt: no one should take it as a personal affront. Everyone knows a Nirvana…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 24, 2015 - 6:12 pm

Dave Grohl To Battle Animal In A Drum-Off On The Muppets

ABC's rebooted The Muppets welcomes a steady stream of guest stars every week, largely built around the conceit that Miss Piggy hosts a late-night talk…
Chris DeVille | November 17, 2015 - 9:37 am

Stream Kurt Cobain Montage Of Heck: The Home Recordings

In the process of making his recent documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck, director Brett Morgen was granted access to a trove of the Nirvana…
Peter Helman | November 13, 2015 - 12:13 am

Kurt Cobain’s Unplugged Cardigan Up For Auction

The cardigan Kurt Cobain wore during Nirvana’s iconic MTV Unplugged concert in 1993 is part of a large selection of music memorabilia going up for…
Chris DeVille | November 2, 2015 - 4:32 pm

Here Are The Neverland Pirates’ “Smells Like Teen Spirit” & “Blitzkrieg Bop” Covers From Box Office Bomb Pan

Warner Bros. spent $250 million making and marketing the new Peter Pan movie Pan. This is a movie in which a mustachioed and poweder-covered Hugh…
Tom Breihan | October 12, 2015 - 11:33 am

Kurt Cobain – “And I Love Her” (The Beatles Cover)

We heard a portion of Kurt Cobain's Beatles cover from Montage Of Heck earlier this year, but it disappeared quickly. Now "And I Love Her"…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 8, 2015 - 1:45 pm

Kurt Cobain Montage of Heck: The Home Recordings Tracklist Revealed

The latest documentary about Kurt Cobain's life Montage Of Heck came out earlier this year but has produced plenty of offshoots since. Foremost, a purported
Caitlin White | October 7, 2015 - 2:26 pm

Kurt Cobain – “Sappy”

Twenty-one years after his death, Kurt Cobain's first official solo single is here. In the process of making his recent documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage Of
Peter Helman | October 5, 2015 - 7:23 pm

Here Is The Kurt Cobain Solo Album’s Rumored Tracklist And Artwork

Brett Morgen's documentary on the life of Kurt Cobain, Montage Of Heck, will be released in multiple physical formats this November, along with what's being…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 1, 2015 - 10:56 am

Kurt Cobain “And I Love Her”/”Sappy” 7″ Out This Fall

A new Kurt Cobain 7″ containing songs from Brett Morgen’s biopic Montage Of Heck is on the way. The Vinyl Collective message board points to…
Chris DeVille | September 22, 2015 - 11:44 am

Watch Foo Fighters Cover “Molly’s Lips” For The First Time

Nirvana released their cover of the Vaselines' song "Molly's Lips" as half of a split single with fellow Seattle band the Fluid in 1991, and…
Tom Breihan | September 9, 2015 - 11:54 am

Watch John McEnroe Try To Cover Nirvana’s “Territorial Pissings”

Have you ever heard tempestuous tennis great John McEnroe talk about music? It's fucking weird, man. I once caught an episode of Morning Joe that…
Tom Breihan | August 27, 2015 - 11:04 am

Stream Nirvana’s Previously Unreleased 9-Minute Jam “E-Coli”

In the wake of the most recent Nirvana documentary, Montage Of Heck, more relics from their past keep emerging. A whole slew of unheard demos
Caitlin White | August 24, 2015 - 10:14 am

Watch Kurt Cobain Joke About His Chronic Stomach Pain In A Never-Before-Seen Montage Of Heck Outtake

The latest homage to the iconic Kurt Cobain came in the form of Brett Morgen's critically-acclaimed documentary Montage Of Heck. The movie uses video clips…
Caitlin White | August 6, 2015 - 3:26 pm

Montage Of Heck Album Includes Kurt Cobain Demos, Comedy Sketch

Montage Of Heck, Brett Morgen’s Emmy-nominated, Buzzo-defecated Kurt Cobain documentary, will soon generate a spinoff album around the time of its home video release this…
Chris DeVille | August 5, 2015 - 5:35 pm

New Alice In Chains Book Reveals Courtney Love’s Suspicion That Kurt Cobain Didn’t Commit Suicide

The tragic suicide of Kurt Cobain is one of the most often discussed deaths in music history. Partially, this is because of Nirvana's continuing musical…
Caitlin White | August 3, 2015 - 12:26 pm

Stream 17 Previously Unreleased Nirvana Mixes & Demos

A bunch of previously unreleased Nirvana mixes and demos have leaked online, and Reddit users have identified and offered info on the tracks, which are…
Caitlin White | August 3, 2015 - 11:12 am

Watch A$AP Rocky & Vic Mensa Wild Out To Nirvana At Lollapalooza

Yesterday evening was the final day of Chicago's Lollapalooza festival, and it featured A$AP Rocky, performing near the top of the bill, paying tribute to…
Tom Breihan | August 3, 2015 - 8:55 am

Watch Big Brother’s Ridiculous Grunge-Themed Competition

As someone who obsessively (and sorta regretfully) followed Big Brother for about eight years, I can say without hesitation that pretty much all of their…
James Rettig | July 22, 2015 - 5:58 pm

Teen Unearths Previously Unseen Photos From Nirvana’s First Show

The teenage daughter of Tony Poukulla, a high school friend of Kurt Cobain, has just unearthed some previously unseen photos of Nirvana's first ever show…
Peter Helman | July 20, 2015 - 6:34 pm
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