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After The Fyre: A Brief History Of Other Festival Disasters

By now we’re all aware that Fyre Festival — in theory a three-day luxury music festival in the Bahamas for supermodels and rich dudes who…
Kelly Conaboy | May 1, 2017 - 11:58 am

2015 In Review

The 14 Weirdest Music Festival Attractions Of 2015

It isn't news anymore that festivals have become a major cornerstone in the music industry. It didn't used to be like this: There weren't dozens…
Ryan Leas | December 18, 2015 - 1:29 pm

2015 In Review

The 10 Most Unnecessary Albums Of 2015

One of the best problems about music in 2015 is that there is way too much of it. In the digital landscape, you have access…
Ryan Leas | December 11, 2015 - 11:13 am

More Kurt Cobain stories

Kurt Cobain, David Bowie, & Other Rock Stars’ Handwriting Made Into Downloadable Typefaces

The new frontier in rock-star hero worship: fonts.
Chris DeVille | April 9, 2018 - 3:49 pm

Frances Bean Cobain Shares An Original Song On The Anniversary Of Her Father’s Death

Back in February, on what would have been Kurt Cobain's 51st birthday, his widow Courtney Love and daughter Frances Bean posted tributes to the late…
Chris DeVille | April 5, 2018 - 10:28 am

Courtney Love And Frances Bean Share Messages To Kurt Cobain On His Birthday

Today is Kurt Cobain's birthday. If the iconic Nirvana frontman were still with us, he would be turning 51, and his widow Courtney Love and…
Peter Helman | February 20, 2018 - 9:50 pm

Frances Bean Cobain Opens Up About Her Sobriety, Reclaims Phrase From Kurt’s Suicide Note

Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, opened up about her sobriety in a lengthy note posted on Instagram yesterday, Spin
Peter Helman | February 14, 2018 - 7:14 pm

Hear An Unearthed Nirvana Acoustic Set From 1991

Exactly 26 years ago today, Kurt Cobain and Dave Grohl played an acoustic Nirvana set for about 30 people at an Edinburgh bar to raise…
Peter Helman | December 2, 2017 - 12:43 pm

Finally An Adorable Kurt Cobain Toy

There have been Kurt Cobain toys before, but never ones as adorable as these new figurines of the Nirvana frontman. Funko, the company behind those…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 7, 2017 - 3:55 pm

Kurt Cobain’s Blockbuster Card Going Up For Auction

Kurt Cobain's LA Blockbuster membership card will be up for auction 11/4 along with a variety of Cobain's other possessions. Grammy ephemera, an early Nirvana…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 13, 2017 - 10:47 am

Watch The Unearthed Full Video Of Nirvana’s 1988 Performance In An Aberdeen Radio Shack

On January 23, 1988, a fledgling band not yet known as Nirvana recorded their first demo tape. The following day, they posted up after hours…
Anna Gaca / Spin | July 5, 2017 - 12:31 pm

Kurt Cobain Paintings Debuting At Seattle Art Fair, Tour In The Works

The 2015 Kurt Cobain documentary Montage Of Heck featured a bunch of drawings from the late Nirvana frontman, and now two of his paintings will…
Peter Helman | June 28, 2017 - 6:20 pm

Kurt Cobain Would Have Been 50 Today, Frances Bean Shares Handwritten Note To Him

Today would have been Kurt Cobain's 50th birthday, and his daughter Frances Bean Cobain has shared a short note in tribute to her late father.
James Rettig | February 20, 2017 - 10:42 am

Frances Bean Cobain Doesn’t Care About The ’90s But Definitely Wants Her Dad’s Guitar Back

Frances Bean Cobain is the face of Marc Jacobs' latest collection. And in a new interview with Vogue to discuss the campaign, she didn't have…
Peter Helman | January 25, 2017 - 8:44 pm

Premiere

Goon – “Let Me In” (R.E.M. Cover)

Goon specialize in fuzzy, grungy lo-fi rock -- see their Dusk Of Punk EP for reference -- but the LA band are showing off a…
Chris DeVille | January 17, 2017 - 9:20 am

Frances Bean Cobain Shares 8-Second Jimmy Eat World Cover

Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, technically made her recorded vocal debut on the Evelyn Evelyn song "My Space" along…
Collin Robinson | August 8, 2016 - 12:12 pm

Hear An Unearthed Nirvana Recording Session Featuring Previously Unreleased Songs

A few unreleased Nirvana recordings have made their way online thanks to a fan who bought a reel on eBay containing a session from 2/15/93…
James Rettig | June 22, 2016 - 11:49 am
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