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Cobain's Music A Flop For Licensing Firm

Tragic rocker KURT COBAIN's music has proven to be a dud among advertisers and Hollywood studio executives - because few want to pay to use it in commercials and TV shows. A company called Primary Wave...

New T-shirts Honour Cobain

Tragic NIRVANA frontman KURT COBAIN is to be remembered on what would have been his 42nd birthday with a new T-shirt line. Clothing company Worn Free have created a new collection of vintage shirts, replicating those...

Cobain's Guitar Sells For $100,000

A smashed guitar which once belonged to late NIRVANA frontman KURT COBAIN has sold at auction for $100,000 (GBP68, 493). The sale was confirmed on Tuesday (23Dec08) by the senior curator of the Experience Music...

Killing Joke Coleman Pays Tribute To Cobain

KILLING JOKE frontman JAZ COLEMAN has discovered he has an odd keepsake from tragic rocker KURT COBAIN - a 1987 Christmas card. The punk icon revealed his mother had come across a stash of fans'...

Nirvana Boss Urged Cobain To Attend Rehab

Former NIRVANA manager DANNY GOLDBERG tried desperately to get KURT COBAIN into rehab in the months before he took his own life. Record executive Goldberg tried several "interventions" in a bid to help the iconic...

Love's Rep: 'Cobain's Ashes Were Never Stolen'

LATEST: COURTNEY LOVE's publicist has dismissed reports a German artist has obtained the ashes of late rocker KURT COBAIN - insisting they were never stolen from the former HOLE star in the first place. Cobain's...

German Artist Threatens To Smoke Cobain's Ashes

A German artist purporting to be in possession of KURT COBAIN's ashes is threatening to smoke them as part of a morbid art exhibition. The late Nirvana frontman's cremated remains were stolen from his widow...

Kurt's Ashes 'To Be Smoked'

German artist Natascha Stellmach claims to be in possession of Kurt Cobain's ashes, which she says she will smoke as the finale to her exhibition.It was reported last June that the NIRVANA frontman's ashes were...

By on 01 October 2008

Love Ruined Nirvana, Says Music Boss

COURTNEY LOVE caused the downfall of her husband KURT COBAIN's band NIRVANA, according to a new book detailing the late rocker's life. Former record executive Danny Goldberg writes in his forthcoming memoirs, Bumping Into Geniuses,...

Nirvana Manager: Courtney Love Led To Band's Downfall

Danny Goldberg, former manager of Nirvana, has said Courtney Love was a toxic presence among the band.Love married Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain in 1992, with the couple having a daughter, Frances Bean, before Cobain's...

Cobain + Rose's Feud Detailed In Rock Memoir

Rocker KURT COBAIN "detested" GUNS N' ROSES frontman AXL ROSE, according to a new book detailing the late musician's life. Former record executive Danny Goldberg writes in his forthcoming memoirs, Bumping Into Geniuses, that the...

Kurt Cobain's Ashes Stolen From Love's Home

It has been reported that the ashes of NIRVANA frontman Kurt Cobain have been stolen.According to the News of the World, the singer's remains - the location of which had previously been kept secret -...

By on 02 June 2008

Love Told To Abort Cobain's Child

COURTNEY LOVE was pressured to abort her child with late rocker KURT COBAIN - because doctors feared her drug use would harm her unborn baby, a new book claims. In Bumping Into Geniuses, former Warner...

Stipe Still Can't Listen To Nirvana After Cobain Tragedy

R.E.M. star MICHAEL STIPE can no longer listen to an entire NIRVANA album because remembering the death of his friend KURT COBAIN is still too painful. The rocker admits to being a huge fan of...

Fans Fury At Cobain's Converse Shoe Line

Fans of late NIRVANA rocker KURT COBAIN have launched a scathing attack on footwear manufacturer Converse - for planning to pay tribute to the grunge star with a series of shoes. The company announced this...

Cobain's Converse Shoe Line

Late NIRVANA rocker KURT COBAIN is to be commemorated in a series of shoes from footwear manufacturer Converse. The shoes, which so far include a pair of Converse One Tops and several pairs of Converse...

Love Launches Legal Attack After Identity Thieves Buy House With Cobain's Details

COURTNEY LOVE is fuming after identity thieves used her late husband KURT COBAIN's social security number to buy a $3.2 million (GBP1.6 million) property. The Nirvana rocker committed suicide in 1994 but still managed to...

Cobain + Love's Daughter Asks To Be Left Alone

KURT COBAIN and COURTNEY LOVE's daughter FRANCES BEAN COBAIN has issued a plea to be left alone in peace - because she has yet to make her mark in life. The 15-year-old is all too...

Love Wants Gosling + Johansson For Cobain Film

Singer COURTNEY LOVE is desperate for actor RYAN GOSLING to take on the role of her late husband KURT COBAIN in an "explosive" new movie about his life. The ex-Hole singer, who is executive producer...

Grohl Can't Listen To Nirvana

Former NIRVANA drummer DAVE GROHL never listens to his old band's music, because it reminds him of the pain he felt when frontman KURT COBAIN died. Even 13 years after Cobain committed suicide in 1994,...

Love/cobain's Daughter Left Disturbed By Suicide Biopic

COURTNEY LOVE regrets allowing her daughter to watch JOY DIVISION star IAN CURTIS' biopic CONTROL - because the film, about a rock star who commits suicide, echoed the death of the teenager's father KURT COBAIN....

Mcavoy Quashes Cobain Movie Rumours

Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY has quashed rumours he is to play KURT COBAIN in a movie about the tragic rock icon's life, insisting he knows "nothing" about the project. MCAvoy, 28, had been tipped by...

Cobain's Teen Guitar Drawings On Sale Online

Drawings tragic NIRVANA frontman KURT COBAIN created in high school are on sale to fans on website CraigsList.com. The seller is offering the four original, signed drawings for $10,000 (GBP5,000) each, insisting he can prove...

Grohl Moved By Cobain's Home Videos Online

Rocker DAVE GROHL was left heartbroken recently, when he stumbled across home movies of late NIRVANA bandmate KURT COBAIN online. Grohl, who now fronts Foo Fighters, knew immediately when the footage was taken, and realised...

Cobain Movie To Feature Nirvana Soundtrack

The latest movie to be made about tragic NIRVANA star KURT COBAIN will be the first to feature music from the legendary rocker - after singer COURTNEY LOVE sold the rights to film studio Universal...

Grohl Has Recurring Cobain Dreams

Rocker DAVE GROHL regularly dreams about his late NIRVANA bandmate KURT COBAIN. Grohl, who drummed in Nirvana but now fronts Foo Fighters, has regular nighttime visions of Cobain hiding from him. He says, "I still...

Elvis Tops Dead Earners Poll

Rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY has overtaken NIRVANA frontman KURT COBAIN as the biggest earning dead celebrity. The Jailhouse Rock hitmaker topped a Forbes.com ranking with earnings of $58 million (GBP29 million) during 2007. Cobain, who...

Mcavoy To Play Cobain In Movie Biopic?

Scottish actor JAMES MCAVOY has been tipped to portray the late KURT COBAIN in a new movie about his tragic life. The 28-year-old Last King Of Scotland star is among the frontrunners tipped to take...

Smells Like A Kurt Cobain Movie

The troubled life of the late Kurt Cobain will soon receive its first official big-screen treatment, it has emerged.Universal Pictures has snapped up the rights to Heavier Than Heaven, Charles Cross' acclaimed biography of the...

By on 20 October 2007

Love: 'Cobain Loathed Grohl'

COURTNEY LOVE has slammed FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL again, insisting her late husband KURT COBAIN "loathed" his NIRVANA bandmate. Love and Grohl have been locked in a fierce feud over copyright for years; this...

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