According to producer Butch Vig, the band’s relentless practice schedule before recording the 1991 classic was a way to stay warm during the brutal Northwestern winter.
What would you do with $27 million?
“Some beautiful blond, tragic, gorgeous actor boy is hitting on me, and why? He wants to play Kurt. So I am moving that over to the agency side. I am not Cecil B. DeMille or anything like that.”
“He wrote to every major, minor label: ‘We’ll pay. Let us be on your label.’ He was desperate to be the biggest rock star in the world. But he made it look like it was thrust upon him.”
The note was found in Cobain’s wallet after his body was discovered on April 8, 1994, logged into evidence in the Seattle Police Department case file, and never made public until now.
“They spoke the truth, and people listened,” presenter Michael Stipe said. “This was not just pop music.”
Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell discusses fame’s strangle hold on Kurt Cobain.
“There would have to be a story, and a great story, one that hasn’t been told before,” Love said of the proposed musical production.
The couple could have definitely used a housekeeper.
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of Cobain’s death and the band’s upcoming induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, The Fine Brothers set out to gauge reactions from teens who were too young to understand Nirvana.