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Kurt Cobain (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Courtney Love says Kurt Cobain ‘Wanted Fame Bad,’ Contrary to Myth

“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.”

06/24/2014

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Watch Pearl Jam Turn Frozen’s ‘Let It Go’ Grunge

For all those out there who finally got the song “Let It Go” from Frozen out of their head, we’re here to tell you it’s back. And this time it’s in the form of a grunge cover.

06/23/2014

Kurt Cobain (Frank Micelotta/Getty Images)

Remember the 90s With Bud Light’s Cringe-Worthy ‘Grunge’ Ad

An ad has surfaced on YouTube of indeterminate ’90s origin that is literally one of 100 (or so): it’s a Bud Light at targeted for grunge kids (via SPIN).

06/04/2014

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Catching Up With Seattle’s Favorite Honey, Mark Arm

CBS Radio sat down to talk with Mudhoney’s seemingly ageless frontman, Mark Arm, to talk about sharing a bill with the Sonics, the new Mudhoney album coming out this spring, and his experience listening to FM radio.

01/28/2013

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Highlights From Easy Street’s Best-Selling Albums Of 2012

Easy Street Records released its list of its 100 best-selling CDs and 50 best-selling vinyl of 2012 — and we’re seeing a very eclectic mix of awesomeness.

01/07/2013

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Alice In Chains Releases New ‘Hollow’ Video With Fan Photos

Remember when grunge ruled the Earth, and Alice in Chains were among the sound’s biggest acts? The band is back in action with a new lead singer and the first song from a promised 2013 full-length. Good times.

12/19/2012

Guy Maddison and Mark Arm of Mudhoney (photo courtesy C. Coyle)

Your ’88 Flannel Fix Just Arrived [Video]

For those of you unfamiliar with Mudhoney, they’re essentially the band that made the small fishing village of Seattle relevant to headbangers around the globe, and unintentionally sparked the flannel-wearing, nose-piercing revolution known as “grunge.” […]

11/13/2012

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The Influences Behind Ten Of Kurt Cobain’s Best Songs

Kurt Cobain, (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was musically influenced by the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Aerosmith, Queen, KISS and the Pixies. Each of his songs was inspired by an experience, […]

02/20/2012

Photo by Frank Micelotta

20th Anniversary of Nevermind: Audio Clips from Interviews

In honor of the 20th anniversary of the release of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nirvana[/lastfm]‘s landmark album Nevermind (Sept. 24, 1991), we’ve assembled a collection of audio clips with quotes from Nirvana, along with a gallery of great […]

09/26/2011

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Nirvana’s Success Breeds Grunge Gear That’s About Apathy And Anti-Fashion

Tracing the beginnings of the grunge scene, which inadvertently turned into a national movement of music, lifestyle, and fashion, is like trying to find the Space Needle in a haystack. That is to say, it […]

09/23/2011

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