Nirvana

Dave Grohl on “Massive Jerk” Donald Trump in New Interview: “I Am Ashamed of Our President”

Dave Grohl is on the cover of the June 2018 issue of British GQ, where the Foo Fighters frontman and enthusiastic Jaegermeister drinker holds forth on emo rapper Lil…
Anna Gaca / May 22, 2018

Frances Bean Cobain’s Ex-Husband Wins Nirvana MTV Unplugged Guitar in Divorce Settlement

Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love and budding musician, has reportedly lost possession of the classic acoustic guitar her father used during…
Winston Cook-Wilson / May 15, 2018

Krist Novoselic, Cedric Bixler-Zavala, and Mike Watt All Play on the Same New Album

It's possible you've never heard of the psych band Anywhere, or of Christian Eric Beaulieu, the songwriter and guitarist who leads it. But it seems pretty…
Andy Cush / May 3, 2018

Westworld’s New Season 2 Trailer Features an Orchestral Version of Nirvana’s “Heart-Shaped Box”

The first full-length trailer for the second season of HBO's Westworld is here. The trailer begins with Bernard (Jeffrey Wright) washed up on the beach.
Winston Cook-Wilson / March 29, 2018

Nirvana: The 2004 Cover Story, ‘The Ghost of Saint Kurt’

Romanticized, ripped off, and never quite forgotten, Kurt Cobain still haunts us like no other rock star. But ten years after his controversial suicide, as…
Chris Norris / February 20, 2018

Friend of Kurt Cobain Shares Rare Nirvana Demo Tapes From the ’80s

Tacoma musician John Purkey has posted on YouTube recordings of four early Nirvana demo tapes that he says Kurt Cobain personally gave him. One tape includes Bleach demos recorded during the band's…
Tosten Burks / January 8, 2018

U.S. Cassette Album Sales Rose Thirty-Five Percent in 2017

Cassette album sales continued to show growth in 2017, led by all things Guardians of the Galaxy. Last year, cassette album sales rose by 35 percent to…
Keith Caulfield, Billboard / January 6, 2018

Our December 1992 Cover Story: “Family Values”

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love have weathered a media storm this year, fueled by rumors of the couple's prenatal indulgences. Longtime friend Jonathan Poneman finds…
Jonathan Poneman / December 12, 2017

Watch the Surviving Nirvana Members Play “Big Me” at a Foo Fighters Show

Krist Novoselic joined his former Nirvana bandmates Dave Grohl and Pat Smear onstage at a Foo Fighters show in Eugene, Oregon on Tuesday night. Novoselic filled…
Winston Cook-Wilson / December 7, 2017

Watch Jamila Woods Cover Rage Against The Machine, Nirvana, & Destiny’s Child

Jamila Woods is a talented musician in her own right, but she’s also a voracious music fan just like the rest of us. She interpolated…
Peter Helman, Stereogum / November 25, 2017

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 ubiquitous sci-fi bobbleheads, has…
Brian Josephs / November 7, 2017

Kurt Cobain Memorabilia, Including His Blockbuster Card and a VMA Moonman, Up for Auction

As Stereogum points out, a boatload of intriguing Kurt Cobain collectibles are being auctioned beginning Nov. 4. There's Nirvana tour memorabilia, assorted items related for…
Winston Cook-Wilson / October 13, 2017

Steve Albini Is Selling Three Microphones Used to Record Nirvana’s In Utero

Famed recording engineer Steve Albini is selling three microphones used to record Kurt Cobain's vocals and Dave Grohl's drums for Nirvana's final album In Utero. The mics—one Electro-Voice PL20 and…
Anna Gaca / September 14, 2017

Dave Grohl Says There’s “One Thing Missing” From Possible Nirvana Reunion

In a recent interview with The Times UK, Dave Grohl didn’t exactly rule out the possibility of a Nirvana reunion similar to the one that…
Taylor Berman / August 23, 2017

Seattle Repertory Theatre Developing Grunge Musical

Although the grunge era involved a good deal of screaming, it did not exactly scream "Broadway musical!" Yet Variety reports that Seattle Repertory Theatre is developing just…
Chris DeVille, Stereogum / July 8, 2017
Page 1 of 25