Nirvana

Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' Sweater Going Back on the Auction Block

It might be the most recognizable, authentic sweater in rock history: Kurt Cobain ’s well-traveled, unwashed green cardigan worn during Nirvana ’s iconic MTV Unplugged performance. And it’s going back up for sale. Julien’s Auctions is once again the seller as part of its Icons & Idols event in...
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Property Where Kurt Cobain Died on the Market for $7.5 Million

The home owned by Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love when the Nirvana singer took his own life is on the market. The 117-year-old, 8,212-square-foot house in Seattle’s lakefront Denny Blaine neighborhood comes with a price tag of $7.5 Million. The two-story home features a stone and wood exterior, 4...
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Frances Bean Cobain Launches 'Kurt Was Here' Apparel

Kurt Cobain ’s thoughts and artwork are still making their way to the masses 25 years after his death. Daughter Frances Bean has launched a collection of apparel that features the Nirvana frontman’s hand-written notes, painting and sketches. The “Kurt Was Here” line includes t-shirts, sweatshirts...
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Kurt Cobain Royalty Check Found in Seattle Record Store

You never know what you’re going to find in between the stacks at an old record store. At Easy Street Records in Seattle, employees uncovered a treasure beyond what’s etched in the grooves of any classic vinyl release. A royalty check for $26.57 made out to late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain turned...
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Kanye West Covers Nirvana Classics for His Sunday Service

This weekend, Kanye West and his choir took the music of Nirvana and put it into prayer. It’s all a part of West’s Sunday Service, a weekly collective of ministry and music led by the artist. Each week the gospel is comprised of songs, often originally by West, but also new interpretations of...
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Kanye West Covers Nirvana Classics for His Sunday Service

This weekend, Kanye West and his choir took the music of Nirvana and put it into prayer. It’s all a part of West’s Sunday Service, a weekly collective of ministry and music led by the artist. Each week the gospel is comprised of songs, often originally by West, but also new interpretations of...
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A bunch of kids react to listening to Nirvana for the first time

If you're from the PNW, it's likely you grew up listening to Nirvana, or at least you knew their music. Even kids here (for the most part) recognize the biggest songs from the band, but what about a bunch of '00s kids who were born a decade and a half after the band ceased to exist? A popular...
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Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses is Closing

Yes, it's true. The Nirvana exhibit at MoPop is officially closing on March 19th. I was tipped off with the info from my Twitter bud, Jenn DeBellis. She's aware of my love for Kurt and Nirvana and advised me to come check out the gallery one last time before it leaves. I'm glad I did, because the...
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Throwback to 1992: Nirvana on SNL

On January 11, 1992, Nirvana was the musical guest on Saturday Night Live . For their performance, the band played both “Smells Like Teen Spirit” and “Territorial Pissings” off 1991’s Nevermind . Of course, the performance itself was amazing. Things got even more interesting after the performance,...
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WATCH: Thousands Perform Nirvana at Once

The Rockin’ 1000 are an Italian supergroup of sorts, dubbing themselves “the biggest rock band on earth.” It’s a title we can’t quite deny—they’ve got over 1,000 band members. All 1,000+ of them got together to cover Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” and it’s kind of amazing. Check it out below...
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