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Frances Bean Cobain Producing First Authorised Kurt Cobain Documentary

By Michael West | 26th November 2014

Frances Bean Cobain is to produce the first fully-authorised documentary of her late father, the Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Directed by Brett Morgen (Crossfire Hurricane), Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck will have full use of...

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'Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck' Documentary Coming To Hbo Next Year

By Stephanie Chase | 25th November 2014

HBO have announced they will be airing the first ever 'authorised' documentary on late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Entitled ‘Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck’, the film has been directed and produced by Brett Morgen, who...

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Courtney Love: $27 Million Of Nirvana's Money Spent. Gone. Forever.

By Victoria Pavlova | 12th August 2014

Courtney Love’s $27 million in expenses might seem like a rather shocking amount, but she isn’t too worried – or at all, really. In a recent interview with the Sunday Times, the “Hole” frontwoman made...

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Drunk On Power: When Security Fights Back

By George Percival | 15th July 2014

Crowd surfing and moshing are two activities that are part and parcel of punk shows worldwide, but it seems one security guard at the Montreal leg of this year’s Warped Tour didn’t get the memo....

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Lana Del Rey Responds To Frances Bean Cobain Criticism, Blames Newspaper For "Sinister" Agenda

By Elinor Cosgrave | 24th June 2014

Lana Del Rey has responded via Twitter to Frances Bean Cobain after the daughter of the late artist, Kurt Cobain, criticised her for "glamorising" dying young.Lana Del Rey has made amends with Frances Bean Cobain.In...

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Lana Del Rey Splits With Boyfriend & Angers Frances Bean Cobain

By Elinor Cosgrave | 24th June 2014

It's not been a good week for Lana Del Rey. The Ultraviolence artist has separated from Scottish singer Barrie James O'Neill and has been seriously chastised by Frances Bean Cobain owing to Del Rey's comments...

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"Embrace Life": Frances Bean Cobain Warns Lana Del Rey Over Death Wish

By Lauren James | 23rd June 2014

Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, has lashed out at pop star Lana Del Rey over quotes printed in a recent interview with The Guardian in which Del Rey expresses...

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Gwar's Dave Brockie And Entertainment's Dangerous Relationship With Heroin

By George Percival | 6th June 2014

GWAR frontman Dave Brockie died of a heroin overdose Other celebs who have passed away from the drug It was recently announced that frontman of theatrical horror-rock band GWAR has died of a heroin overdose,...

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Kurt Cobain's Angsty Note About Courtney Love Reportedly Written By Love Herself

By Victoria Pavlova | 5th May 2014

You’d think that twenty years on, the surprises and shocking twists around Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love’s relationships would be all but over. Not so, however. Last week, CBS reported on a note, found in...

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20 Years On, Kurt Cobain Still Has Something To Say About Courtney Love

By Victoria Pavlova | 1st May 2014

A note, discovered in Kurt Cobain’s wallet after his death, mocks the wedding vows he shared with Courtney Love. According to CBS, which has recently obtained the note, taken from Cobain's wallet when police arrived...

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'Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame' Tonight: Joan Jett To Step In For Kurt Cobain?

By Lauren James | 10th April 2014

Today's the day! A new year's worth of rock royalty will tonight be ushered into the coveted Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at Brooklyn's Barclays Center. Nirvana, KISS, Peter Gabriel, Cat Stevens, Linda Ronstadt,...

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Kurt Cobain Death Conspiracy Theorist, Richard Lee, Files Lawsuit Against Seattle Police

By Elinor Cosgrave | 6th April 2014

Journalist Richard Lee, a Kurt Cobain death conspiracy theorist, has opened a lawsuit against the Seattle police. Lee alleges recently published photographs taken at the scene of Cobain's death should have been made public before...

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Kurt Cobain Murder Conspiracist Sues Seattle Police Over Suicide Scene Photos

By Lauren James | 5th April 2014

The police department of Seattle is facing a lawsuit after releasing previously unseen photos from the scene of Kurt Cobain's suicide. The 18 photos largely show the late Nirvana rocker's belongings that surrounded him as...

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Kurt Cobain Musical In The Works? Courtney Love And Frances Bean Cobain Have Broadway Plans

By Lauren James | 3rd April 2014

There could be a Kurt Cobain musical in the works. Well, that's if you believe what the late Nirvana frontman's widow Courtney Love is currently suggesting. Having dismissed the prospect of such a project for...

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New Kurt Cobain Suicide Note And Death Scene Images Released As Hall Of Fame Induction Approaches

By Lauren James | 28th March 2014

Dramatic unseen photos from the scene of Kurt Cobain's death have been released, depicting not only the late Nirvana frontman's suicide note but also his drugs paraphernalia. Photos from the scene began to be released...

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Two Decades Later, Seattle Police Are (Not) Re-opening The Kurt Cobain Case

By Victoria Pavlova | 21st March 2014

The morbid fascination with celebrity deaths seems never ending. This week it’s Kurt Cobain’s turn under the spotlight – one more time – as rumors that Seattle police are reopening the nirvana frontman’s murder case...

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Could The Kurt Cobain Museum Really Happen?

By Stephanie Chase | 21st March 2014

Three weeks ago journalist Jamie Dunkie launched a campaign to raise money for the purchase of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain’s childhood home, in order to turn it into a museum. So far, however, the campaign...

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Campaign To Turn Kurt Cobain's House Into Museum Raises $135

By Michael West | 20th March 2014

A group of Nirvana supporters led by the journalist Jaime Dunkle have launched a campaign to turn frontman Kurt Cobain's childhood home in Washington into a museum. The fans hope to raise $700,000 to purchase...

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As Roommate Sells His Possessions, We Remember Kurt Cobain, Nirvana Frontman

By Sophie Miskiw | 4th March 2014

News that Kurt Cobain’s former roommate is flogging the deceased Nirvana frontman’s belongings on the internet has temporarily brought Kurt’s name back from the dead. Cobain committed suicide in 1994, but enthusiasm for the singer’s...

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Kurt Cobain Day Celebrated By Aberdeen, Wa To Honor Nirvana Frontman's Birthday

By Lauren James | 20th February 2014

The first annual Kurt Cobain Day has been celebrated by residents of the Washington town, Aberdeen, where the late Nirvana frontman was born and lived for much of his life. It has been nearly 20...

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Courtney Love Emerges Victorious Following 'Twibel' Court Case

By Joe Wilde | 26th January 2014

Love was facing a $8million charge in the caseIt's been almost four years, but Courtney Love has finally seen the end of what has been dubbed the 'twibel' court case. The rock chick was found...

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First High-profile "Twibel" Case Of Defamation Ends In Favor Of Courtney Love

By Victoria Pavlova | 25th January 2014

The jury has sided with Courtney Love in the defamation case brought up against her by a former lawyer. The lawsuit centered around a tweet by Love implying that the lawyer had been “bought off”...

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Courtney Love Wins Landmark 'Twibel' Court Case

By Elinor Cosgrave | 25th January 2014

Courtney Love has won a landmark case involving her Twitter use. Love's trial is the first 'Twibel' case in the US to reach trial.The Hole singer was in court over allegations by her former lawyer...

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

By Lauren James | 27th December 2013

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...

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#Votenirvana: Getting Kurt Cobain's Men Into 'Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame'

By Michael West | 17th October 2013

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced its annual list of nominees on Wednesday (October 16, 2013),with grunge legends Nirvana the most notable of the 16 potential candidates. Almost 20 years after frontman Kurt...

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Got $500,000? Want To Buy Kurt Cobain's Dingy Childhood Home?

By Michael West | 25th September 2013

In the same month that fans of Kurt Cobain and Nirvana are marking the 20th anniversary of the band's final album In Utero, the rock star's mother, Wendy O'Connor, is putting his childhood home up...

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

By Lauren James | 25th September 2013

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...

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

By Lauren James | 30th July 2013

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...

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Jay-z Is Using 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' Lyrics On New Album, Says Courtney Love

By Joe Wilde | 22nd June 2013

Jay-Z announced last weekend that he is going to release his new album, Magna Carta Holy Grail, as part of a special service with smartphone manufacturers Samsung. He has so far been relatively quiet in...

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Paris Jackson Attempted Suicide After Being Forbidden From Marilyn Manson Gig?

By Lauren James | 6th June 2013

Paris Jackson's shock suicide attempt yesterday (5th June) left her in hospital last night.She reportedly sliced her arm with a cleaver knife and took an overdose of painkillers after a relative forbade her from attending...

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