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Grohl: 'I'd Be Happy To Die Today'

10th June 2005

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL is convinced his life is coming to an end - but he'd be happy to die today because he already feels he's cheated death after years of drug and alcohol...

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Love's Pill Box Sold On Ebay

3rd June 2005

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE's empty pill box from fifteen years ago is being sold on internet auction site eBay. The small plastic container - dated 1990, with the singer's name on the label -...

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Grohl Uncertain Of Van Sant's Cobain Film

3rd June 2005

FOO FIGHTERS frontman DAVE GROHL has dismissed GUS VAN SANT's movie tribute to KURT COBAIN as mere "entertainment" because he fails to see how it can capture the true spirit of the tragic singer....

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Cobain Film Inspired By Cheese

15th May 2005

A film loosely based on the final days of singer KURT COBAIN's life was inspired by macaroni cheese. At the CANNES FILM FESTIVAL premiere of GUS VAN SANT's rock 'n' roll drama LAST DAYS,...

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Grohl Heartbroken By Cobain Movie

13th May 2005

Rocker DAVE GROHL can't bring himself to watch a new movie about his late NIRVANA bandmate KURT COBAIN, because he'd find it "heartbreaking". LAST DAYS, a fictional account of the last 48 hours of...

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Argento: 'I Don't Play Love'

13th May 2005

ASIA ARGENTO has blasted reports she portrays rock widow COURTNEY LOVE in LAST DAYS - a screen tribute to late grunge icon KURT COBAIN. The Latina beauty insists her character is very different from...

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Cobain's Death Influences New Van Sant Film

8th May 2005

Late icon KURT COBAIN's final hours before his suicide are the inspiration behind a new movie from GUS VAN SANT. For his latest picture LAST DAYS, the maverick film-maker is attempting to imagine how...

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Love Apologises To Mckagan For Cobain's Criticisms

20th April 2005

COURTNEY LOVE has apologised to bassist DUFF McKAGAN on behalf of her late husband KURT COBAIN, who viciously slammed the rocker's former band GUNS N' ROSES. The NIRVANA star publicly blasted the PARADISE CITY...

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Cobain's Come As You Are Is A Tourist Attraction

11th April 2005

Aberdeen, Washington is to pay homage to the city's tragic son KURT COBAIN by adding the words 'COME AS YOU ARE' to its signposts. More than a decade after the NIRVANA frontman's death, locals...

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Flaming Lips Star Fears Meeting Same Tragedy As Beach Boy

10th April 2005

FLAMING LIPS star STEVEN DROZD is determined to avoid meeting the same alcohol-fuelled fate of BEACH BOYS legend DENNIS WILSON - as he approaches the late drummer's fateful age. The 35-year-old LATE NIGHT TALES...

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Love Caught Up In Financial Wrangles

2nd February 2005

COURTNEY LOVE is in the midst of new legal problems over a pair of allegedly unpaid bills. The former HOLE frontwoman is facing a Saturday (06FEB05) deadline to resolve non-payment of legal fees in...

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Lost Nirvana Performance To Air In Los Angeles Store

27th January 2005

A lost in-store performance is set to turn a Los Angeles record shop into NIRVANA-ville on 2 February (05) when bosses air the footage for the first time. The rock group, fronted by...

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Razorlight Singer's Drug Recovery

4th January 2005

RAZORLIGHT frontman JOHNNY BORRELL's spiralling drug habit once saw him in hospital with intense chest pains, before he decided to discharge himself. The GOLDEN TOUCH singer sought medical help after touring and living it...

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Handwritten Cobain Letter Sells For Thousands

22nd December 2004

A handwritten letter from KURT COBAIN to COURTNEY LOVE has been sold at an auction for $19,120 (GBP10,063). The two-page letter, which was sold in a rock 'n' roll memorabilia sale on Friday (17DEC04)...

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Love To Tell All

19th December 2004

COURTNEY LOVE is planning to cover her mounting debts by telling her life story in a forthcoming book. The troubled singer has had an eventful year, during which she has battled a heroin addiction,...

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Nme Magazine Accused Of Glamorising Drug Abuse

24th November 2004

Editors of British magazine NEW MUSICAL EXPRESS (NME) have been accused of glamorising drug abuse by naming troubled cocaine and heroin addict PETE DOHERTY its "Cool Icon" of 2004. Drugs charities ADDACTION and DRUGSCOPE...

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Lennon Voted Number One Icon

18th November 2004

Late BEATLE JOHN LENNON has been voted the Greatest Music Star Of All Time by a British music magazine. Lennon - who was murdered by deranged fan MARK CHAPMAN in New York in 1981...

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Cobain's Love Letter For Sale

15th November 2004

Late NIRVANA singer KURT COBAIN's drug-fuelled letter to his then-wife COURTNEY LOVE is expected to fetch a staggering $14,000 (GBP8,000) at US auction house CHRISTIE'S on 17 December (04). Cobain wrote the never-before-seen letter...

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Andre's Bachelor Boudoir

8th November 2004

OUTKAST rapper ANDRE 3000 sleeps on a mattress on the floor of his home - despite having millions of dollars in the bank. The HEY YA! star says his bedroom is his bachelor pad...

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Lavigne Goes Blonde To Play Love

6th October 2004

Canadian superstar AVRIL LAVIGNE recently died her hair blonde because she is desperate to play troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE in an upcoming movie. The COMPLICATED singer is keen to land the much sought-after role...

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Love Begs Lavigne: Don't Turn Out Like Me

17th September 2004

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE has begged singer AVRIL LAVIGNE not to mess up her life by using drugs, getting married and having children too early, like she did. The former HOLE frontwoman,...

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Presley Death Tops Shock Rock Demises

1st September 2004

Rock legend ELVIS PRESLEY's demise from a heart failure has been named the most shocking moment in music history. The King was found slumped on the toilet in his Graceland mansion in Memphis, Tennessee...

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'Scared' Love Promises To Clean Up

30th August 2004

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE has vowed to stay away from drugs for good, in an effort to regain custody of her daughter FRANCES BEAN and revive her career. The widow of NIRVANA's KURT COBAIN...

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Cobain Christmas Card Fetches Fortune

18th August 2004

A Christmas card made by late rocker KURT COBAIN when he was six years old sold at auction for $16,200 (GBP9,000) on Saturday(14AUG04). Another item, a drawing of late former American President RONALD REAGAN...

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Trial Date Set In Courtney Love Drug Case

16th August 2004

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE will go to trial on 30 September (04) on charges of illegally possessing prescription painkillers. Today (16AUG04), Beverly Hills Superior Court Judge ELDEN FOX told the 40-year-old widow of NIRVANA...

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Van Sant Finishes Cobain's Final Days

12th August 2004

GUS VAN SANT has finished filming his new movie about the death of NIRVANA rocker KURT COBAIN. FINAL DAYS - which will be released next year (05) - explores the build up to Cobain's...

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Love's Last Minute Japan Gig

30th July 2004

Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE has been offered a last minute visa, allowing her to appear at Japan's FUJI ROCKS festival on Saturday night (31JUL04). The former HOLE singer - who recently spent time in...

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Courtney Love Sentenced To Drug Rehab

28th July 2004

LATEST: Rocker COURTNEY LOVE has been sentenced to 18 months in a drug rehabilitation, after she was accused of trying to break into her ex-boyfriend's home while under the influence of cocaine and other opiates....

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Love Turns Herself In To La Police

25th July 2004

LATEST: Troubled rocker COURTNEY LOVE surrendered to Los Angeles police on Friday (23JUL04) - two weeks after a warrant for her arrest regarding an assault charge was issued. The former HOLE singer failed to...

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Courtney Love Is 'A Danger To The Community,' Says Prosecutor

16th July 2004

Los Angeles prosecutors are requesting troubled singer COURTNEY LOVE is "committed to actual custody" after filing a motion deeming her to be "a danger to the community". The former HOLE frontwoman became a fugitive...

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