There's a lot of uncomfortable Kurt Cobain coverage on the Internet this week, as the 20th anniversary of his suicide quickly approaches. In addition to just-released pictures of the trashed Los Angeles apartment he once shared with Courtney Love, there's a new Dutch beer commercial that attempts to answer the question of what heaven must look like for him and other stars who left this world too soon.Marilyn Monroe, John Lennon, 2Pac, Bruce Lee, and Elvis all make appearances in the...Read Full Story
(Photo: Geffen)There it is, the recording contract for one of music's most enduring and influential bands of all time. It looks, well, like a contract, so sorry if you're underwhelmed. But come on, this is rock history all up in your face right now. Plus, $600?! Nirvana, one of the most enduring and influential bands of all time, signed for 600 bucks! Steal of the century.Sub Pop, the iconic Seattle label who "discovered" Nirvana, posted the scan on their blog. The contract comes, obviously...Read Full Story
(Photos: Getty Images | Buena Vista)It's mid-August, which, if you're a teenager, translates to one sad and foreboding truth: School is just around the corner. For some, going back to school is actually something exciting. Bless your heart, but this article is not for you. No, below you'll find a soundtrack for the kids who see high school more like a prison sentence, only with added pubescent awkwardness and social anxiety involved. Trust us, it gets better. But until you're free from the...Read Full Story
(Getty Images)Kurt Cobain would have been 46 today, had he not taken his own life nearly two decades ago. It's impossible to fully describe the impact his too-brief life left on modern music, as the list of artists who cite him as a seminal inspiration stretches on without end. He touched too many people. Maybe it's enough to just listen to some of the finest songs inspired by Cobain's time on earth."Tearjerker," Red Hot Chili PeppersOne Hot Minute's "Tearjerker" plays out like an earnest...Read Full Story
Kurt Cobain (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was a musician known best for playing guitar and singing for the seminal Seattle-based rock band Nirvana. Find more Kurt Cobain pictures, news and information below.