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Why Is Hoquiam, Wa Planning 'Nirvana Day' Celebrations?

The town Hoquiam in North-West America's Washington State is planning on celebrating its modest link to grunge rockers Nirvana by instating a 'Nirvana Day.' Though the small town (pop. 10,000) is four miles away from...

Dave Grohl Overwhelmed By Nirvana's Hall Of Fame Induction

Dave Grohl has paid tribute to late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain after the grunge icons were named among the 2014 inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.The Smells Like Teen Spirit legends were...

Nirvana Finally Eligible For Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Honour

90s rock band Nirvana are one of 16 acts nominated for entry into the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Owing to the rule that only acts who released their debut album of single...

Dave Grohl's Children In The Dark Over Kurt Cobain's Death

Foo Fighters drummer Dave Grohl is refusing to tell his children how Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain died as they are too young to cope with the tragedy.The rocker has two daughters - Violet, seven, and...

Free Tattoos & New Song To Celebrate Nirvana’S 'In Utero' 20th Anniversary [Listen]

Nirvana fans across the globe have banded together in celebration this month to celebrate two decades of the grunge rock group's final album, In Utero, which was released on the 13rd September 1993. To commemorate...

Dave Grohl Nearly Had Seizure On Nirvana Track

Dave Grohl nearly ''had a seizure'' recording Nirvana's 'Heart Shaped Box'. The grunge band's drummer told how he and bandmates Kurt Cobain and Krist Novoselic used a strobe light to help them stay in time...

Kurt Cobain Was 'Serious About His Music'

Kurt Cobain was ''very serious'' about his art.According to his former Nirvana band mate Pat Smear, the late rocker - who committed suicide in April 1994 - was ''fun'' but focused on his music.He told...

Nirvana Played 'Lifeless' Shows

Nirvana were ''pretty lifeless'' at the end of their career. The 'Heart Shaped Box' band's live shows were known for being past paced, ferocious and full of energy, but by Christmas 1993 - four months...

Pat Smear Wants To Play Nirvana Songs Live

Pat Smear thinks the surviving members of Nirvana should play the band's songs live. The guitarist was a member of the iconic grunge band for six months before they ended in 1994 with the suicide...

Dave Grohl Thought Nirvana Would Quit After Nevermind

Dave Grohl didn't think Nirvana would make another record after 'Nevermind'. The 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' grunge band had a huge worldwide hit with their second album in 1991, but drummer Dave wasn't sure they...

The Next Foo Fighters' Album Has Been Written & Will Be Here Soon, Says Band's Guitarist

Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett has revealed to Rolling Stone that the band have already begun making the follow-up to their last album, 2011's Wasting Light. Shiflett revealed that, after taking a "short hiatus" as...

Dave Grohl's Lollapalooza Tears Over Kurt Cobain's Death

Dave Grohl broke down in tears surrounded by 30,000 rock fans at a music festival when they joined in a rendition of Nirvana's All Apologies as a tribute to tragic frontman Kurt Cobain.The drummer headed...

Nirvana To Release Complete Live Show With 'In Utero' Album 20th Anniversary Reissue

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the release of 1993 album, In Utero, Nirvana will release their original album remastered featuring more than 70 remixed, rare, live and unreleased recorded tracks, reports Spin. The so-called...

Paul Mccartney's Powerful Nirvana Performance

Sir Paul McCartney says there was ''great power'' on stage when he performed with Nirvana on Friday (19.07.13). The Beatles legend brought the grunge group's surviving members, drummer Dave Grohl, bassist Krist Novoselic and touring...

Nirvana Bandmates Join Paul Mccartney Onstage In Seattle

Former Nirvana bandmates Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic returned to the stage in Seattle, Washington on Friday night (19Jul13) to perform with Sir Paul Mccartney.The Safeco Field appearance marked only the second time the drummer...

The Foo Fighters Promise 'Fun' New Record

The Foo Fighters' new album will be ''pretty f***ing fun''.The 'Best of You' hitmakers are itching to get back into the studio and record their eighth studio album, and are planning an innovative new approach...

Dave Grohl And Chevy Metal Cover 'Under Pressure' And The Crowd Love It

It’s not often Dave Grohl plays with Chevy Metal, but when he does, it’s a special affair. The Foo Fighters star – joined by fellow Foos Taylor Hawkins and Chris Shiflett – gave the loving...

Foo Fighters Begin Eighth Album

The Foo Fighters have started work on their new album.The 'My Hero' band's drummer, Taylor Hawkins, said work on their eighth album has begun with frontman Dave Grohl's brain ''working overtime, as usual''.Taylor told Billboard...

Josh Homme: Dave Grohl Is An 'Amazing Friend'

Josh Homme says Dave Grohl was an ''amazing friend'' while recording '... Like Clockwork'.Flame-haired rocker Josh turned to his good friend to help out with Queens of the Stone Age's upcoming album after having...

Dave Grohl Plays With Rolling Stones

Dave Grohl became the latest star to share the stage with The Rolling Stones when he joined the rockers at their show on Saturday (18May13).The Foo Fighters frontman was a surprise guest at the band's...

Dave Grohl Introduces Rush To 'Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame'

Rush were the undoubted highlight of last night’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction at the Nokia theatre. Having been waiting for this moment since 1998, the band was finally invited in to the...

Dave Grohl Felt 'Selfless' Making Documentary

Dave Grohl says making 'Sound City: Real To Reel' was a selfless move.The Foo Fighters singer claims he didn't want show off his filmmaking talents to the world by helming the documentary about the legendary...

Dave Grohl: 'Stars Lined Up For My Movie'

Dave Grohl says stars were lining up to appear in 'Sound City: Real To Reel'.The Foo Fighters rocker was surprised he didn't have any trouble convincing some of music's biggest stars to take part in...

Lee Ryan Denies 'Ruining' Dave Grohl's Sound City Players London After-party

It was one of the oddest stories of recent weeks, Dave Grohl getting irate at Blue’s Lee Ryan for turning up at his Sound City Players after party in London the other week hammered and...

Dave Grohl Asked Pj Harvey To Join Supergroup For Nirvana Tribute

Dave Grohl almost landed a historic Nirvana moment with late rocker Kurt Cobain's favourite singer Pj Harvey at a recent Sound City Players gig in London.The man behind the supergroup rarely performs Nirvana tracks out...

Mis-matched Beef! Dave Grohl Vs. Blue's Lee Ryan

Of all the people who you’d think would be able to get under the skin of Rock’s official nice guy Dave Grohl, you’d have Blue singer Lee Ryan pretty far down the list. In fact,...

The Landmark Performance That Never Was: How Pj Harvey Nearly Fronted Nirvana

PJ Harvey very nearly collaborated with the remaining members of Nirvana, for a special one-off performance of the band’s song ‘Milk It,’ earlier this year. In an interview with NME, Dave Grohl, now the frontman...

Pj Harvey Asked To Stand In For Cobain

Dave Grohl wanted PJ Harvey to sing a Nirvana track with him.The musician played with the surviving members of the band, Krist Noveselic and Pat Smear as part of his Sound City Players supergroup, and...

Dave Grohl's London Party Disrupted By Drunk Pop Star

Rocker Dave Grohl endured a bizarre night out in London recently when faded pop star Lee Ryan tagged along and allegedly disrupted the party with his drunken antics.The Foo Fighters frontman was in the U.K....

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