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Fan Praise Sparks Krist Novoselic's Memories Of Cobain

Rocker Krist Novoselic remembers late Nirvana bandmate Kurt Cobain whenever he receives a compliment about the group's material.Nirvana split following the frontman's suicide in 1994, but Cobain is never far from his bassist pal's mind....

Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Is 20 Today

'Nevermind' by Nirvana, one of the most seminal rock albums of all time, turns 20 today (24/9) with its impact still being felt keenly by musicians and fans alike a generation on. Though initially considered...

Frances Bean Cobain Turns To Modelling

Frances Bean Cobain, the only child of Courtney Love and the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, has made the foray into modelling and recently posed for the acclaimed designer-turned-photographer Hedi Slimane, reports OnTheRedCarpet.com. Appearing older...

Rem Officially Break Up After 30 Years In Rock Music

Rem, the American rock band best known for their seminal album 'Automatic for the People' and smash hit single 'Man on the Moon', have official broken up. The group, hailing from Athens, Georgia, announced the...

Kurt Cobain's Lyrics Were Inspirational Says Lil Wayne

Kurt Cobain and Nirvana, who rose to global fame with their grunge breakthrough album 'Nevermind', have been described as an inspiration by New Orleans rapper Lil Wayne. Speaking after his Mtv Unplugged taping earlier this...

Cameron Crowe Shows Off Pearl Jam 'Holy Grail' Footage

Filmmaker Cameron Crowe unveiled what he called "the Holy Grail" of the Seattle, Washington grunge scene movement of the early 1990s when he screened footage of Pearl Jam's Eddie Vedder dancing with Kurt Cobain on...

New Book Reveals Kurt Cobain's Petting Zoo Dreams

Late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain dreamed of opening his own petting zoo, according to a new book about the history of grunge.Journalist Mark Yarm gathered anecdotes about Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Mudhoney, among others, for...

Nirvana Exhibition To Open In London

A Nirvana exhibition is set to open in London on September 13.The 'In Bloom: The Nirvana Nevermind Exhibition' will mark 20 years since the band's 'Nevermind' album was released and will run from September 13...

Jon Stewart To Celebrate Nirvana 20th Anniversary

Jon Stewart, the American comedian and television host, will celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's seminal album 'Nevermind' by hosting a Q&A session with the band's surviving members, reports the Associated Press.The Comedy Central star...

Butch Vig: 'Meddling, Moody Cobain Was A Pain'

Rocker Butch Vig has soured the celebrations marking the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's classic Nevermind album by confessing frontman Kurt Cobain was "a pain in the a**" to work with.Vig produced the 1991 album and...

Selena Gomez Wants Fans' Advice On Perfume

Selena Gomez has invited her fans to choose the ingredients for her forthcoming perfume.The 19-year-old actress - who is planning to release the scent in 2012 after teaming up with lifestyle brand Adrenalina - is...

Frances Bean Cobain Appears In 'Classical' Photo Shoot

Frances Bean Cobain has celebrated her 19th birthday by appearing in a classical photo shoot. The daughter of late Nirvana rocker Kurt Cobain and Hole singer Courtney Love was photographed by celebrity snapper Rocky Schenck...

Krist Novoselic To Perform Nevermind In Full

Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic will perform the band's classic 'Nevermind' album in full. The 46-year-old rocker will join forces with the likes of Seattle bands Campfire OK, the Long Winters, Visqueen, the Fastbacks and Vaporland...

Krist Novoselic Puts Dave Grohl In Nirvana

Krist Novoselic makes Dave Grohl feel like he's in Nirvana again. The Foo Fighters frontman feels his former bandmate still carries the "soul" of their previous group - which was brought to an end by...

Kurt Cobain Gets Namesake Park, No Bridge

City officials in Kurt Cobain's hometown have rejected a motion to have a bridge named in his honour amid fears the tribute will memorialise the tragic rocker's drug use.Fans of the Nirvana frontman recently petitioned...

Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Cover Banned From Facebook

Nirvana's 'Nevermind' album cover has been banned from Facebook.The American rockers - who were made up of singer Kurt Cobain, drummer Dave Grohl and bassist Krist Novoselic before the vocalist's death in 1994 - have had...

Amy Winehouse Believed She Would 'Die Young'

Amy Winehouse predicted she would die at the age of 27. The 'Rehab' singer - who passed away at her home in Camden, north London, on Saturday (23.07.11) - believed she would become one of...

Kurt Cobain To Be Honoured With Bridge And Park?

Officials in Kurt Cobain's hometown are considering a request from fans to rename a bridge and park in the tragic Nirvana star's honour.Locals in Aberdeen, Washington are being petitioned to see if they favour the...

Lady Gaga Stuns Fans With Wheelchair Gig

Lady Gaga conjured up memories of Kurt Cobain's iconic gig at Britain's Reading Festival after performing in a wheelchair in Australia on Wednesday (13Jul11).The outrageous pop star courted controversy Down Under with her stunt at...

Courtney Love Dumped By Boyfriend

Courtney Love has been dumped by boyfriend Henry Allsopp.The 46-year-old star has moved out of the luxurious London home she shared with the aristocratic art dealer - who is the godson of Camilla, Duchess of...

Fred Durst: 'I Connect With Cobain Over Depression'

Limp Bizkit frontman Fred Durst has opened up about his struggle with depression, comparing his suffering to that of late rock legend Kurt Cobain.The rocker, who has a tattoo of the Nirvana star on his...

John Lennon Album Sells For 23k

An album signed by John Lennon hours before he was shot dead has fetched £23,750 at auction. The record - an edition of the former Beatles singer's 'Double Fantasy' album, signed in December 1980 shortly...

Michael Jackson 'Thriller' Jacket To Sell For $400k?

Michael Jackson's iconic 'Thriller' jacket could sell for as much as $400k when it is auctioned later this month. It is estimated that Jackson's recognisable red-and-black jacket will fetch within the region of $200k-$400k but...

Courtney Love Must Pay 35k Wage Bill

Courtney Love has been ordered to pay out over $35,000 in unpaid wages to her former maids.The Hole frontwoman was taken to court by two former staff members - named Miriam and Myriam - who...

Dizzee Rascal Can't Find Calvin Harris

Dizzee Rascal wants to work with Calvin Harris again but he can't get in touch with him. The pair teamed up on the rapper's hits 'Dance Wiv Me' and 'Holiday' and Dizzee admitted he is...

Courtney Love's 'Heroin Drama'

Courtney Love says her "heroin drama" began after "shooting up" during a party at Charlie Sheen's house.The Hole rocker - who's had a high-profile addiction to drugs in the past - claims she went to...

Courtney Love Wants Rich Boyfriend

Courtney Love wants a "really, really rich" boyfriend.The Hole frontwoman - who has recently been linked to British aristocrat Henry Allsopp - says she is on the prowl for a "plurocrat" and thinks she would...

Michael Stipe Dismisses Cobain Sex Story

R.E.M. frontman Michael Stipe has put to bed rumours he once enjoyed a sexual fling with Nirvana star Kurt Cobain.The two rockers developed a close bond in the 1990s, sparking rumours they had slept together...

Love Dating Cobain Actor?

Courtney Love has been linked to an actor who once played a character based on her late husband Kurt Cobain.The Hole rocker, who was widowed when Cobain died in 1994, is rumoured to be dating...

Michael Stipe Offered To Work With Tragic Kurt Cobain

R.E.M. star Michael Stipe has revealed he offered Kurt Cobain a collaborative project in a desperate effort to prevent the Nirvana frontman from committing suicide.The two alternative rockers became friends in the early 1990s and...

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