Nirvana

Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' Sweater Sets Record at Auction

The iconic sweater worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana ’s MTV Unplugged performance sold for $334,000 at auction – a record. Julian’s Auctions says the price exceeded expectations and became the most expensive sweater ever sold at an auction. The olive sweater is a Manhattan-brand cardigan, size...
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7 Nirvana Deep Cuts You Have to Hear

When you listen to Nirvana in 2019, they still pull you in - they still sound different than almost everyone one else regardless of context, and they still sound urgent and relevant. The music is heavier, angrier, and more punk than even most of what was happening in their own Seattle scene in the...
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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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Nevermind Puts Nirvana on Billboard 200 Albums Chart for 350th Time

Nirvana is still killin’ it on the charts. The band’s album Nevermind scored the No. 134 spot on the latest Billboard 200 albums chart. At first, this ranking may not seem all that impressive. But then you remember one tiny, yet incredibly important, fact: The album is from 1991. So this marks...
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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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Dave Grohl To Perform At Grammy Awards

Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl has been confirmed to perform at the 2017 Grammy Awards, which will take place February 12 at the Staples Center in Los Angeles. Also scheduled to perform at this year's show are Adele, John Legend, Bruno Mars, Metallica, Carrie Underwood and Keith Urban. The show...
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Listen To Foo Fighters Cover Rush's "2112 Overture" (Audio)

Rush are giving fans a sneak preview of bonus content from their upcoming 40th anniversary 2112 box set in the form of a new version of "2112 Overture" performed by Dave Grohl and Taylor Hawkins of Foo Fighters. The performance was captured on CBC Radio 2's "The Strumbo Show" and the audio can be...
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