Nirvana

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Nirvana’s ‘In Utero’ Gets A 20th Anniversary Reissue

In Utero, Nirvana’s third and final album, is being prepped for a deluxe 20th anniversary reissue edition set for release Sept. 24.

08/01/2013

Robert Smith of The Cure (David Wolff-Patrick/Getty Images)

10 Great Alternative Rock Cover Songs

Presenting: Ten alt-rock songs that come real close (and often do) usurp the power of their source material.

07/26/2013

Kurt Cobain (Courtesy Sub Pop)

Kurt Cobain Is Still Alive And Well In The Mind Of Confused College Student

A self-proclaimed Nirvana fan from Virginia Tech University is gaining notoriety on the Internet for a well intentioned, but severely misguided letter they sent to the band’s record label.

07/24/2013

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Daft Punk Revives The Great Rock Album TV Ad

More than just teasing rabid fans hungry for new Daft Punk music (enough that a video of the 15-second riff looped for 10 straight hours has hit Youtube), the ad shown during SNL revived the long-lost art of the album release TV commercial.

03/06/2013

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Postal Service Reunites As Coachella Rumors Abound

On the same day that Mick Jagger told NME in no uncertain terms that classic rock icons the Rolling Stones would not be playing at this year’s Coachella festival in California, news has broken that 21st century emo-electro super-group Postal Service (featuring Death Cab for Cutie frontman Ben Gibbard and producer Jimmy Tamborello) will reunite, with strong hints pointing towards a Coachella performance.

01/22/2013

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How Dave Grohl Became BFFs With A Beatle

Rock ‘n roll workaholic Dave Grohl’s latest project is his new documentary Sound City, which tells the story of the storied L.A. recording studio of the same name. The project has brought him together with a long list of rock stars, both for interviews in the film and music-making for its soundtrack. And one of them happens to be a Beatle.

01/17/2013

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Dave Grohl’s ‘Sound City Players’ To Include Smear, Hawkins, Novoselic, Wilk, Nicks, Fogerty And More

The Sundance Film Festival is about to be rocked. As previously reported, Dave Grohl’s Sound City film, a documentary about the storied L.A. studio, will make its public premiere at the annual festival.

01/11/2013

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Nirvana Reunion Lead By Paul McCartney At 12-12-12 Concert?

Reportedly Paul McCartney and Dave Grohl will “jam with some mates” of the former Nirvana drummer.

12/12/2012

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Never Before Seen Early Nirvana Photos Revealed in New E-Book

Sub Pop founder Bruce Pavitt has unearthed dozens of previously unseen pictures of Kurt Cobain and Nirvana during the band’s fateful 1989 European tour in a very cool new e-book.

11/14/2012

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Queens Of The Stone Age Re-Enlist Dave Grohl To Play Drums On New Album

With long-time drummer Joey Castillo leaving the band, Dave Grohl has decided to spend some of his time on hiatus from the Foo Fighters playing drums for the upcoming new Queens of the Stone Age album.

11/07/2012

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