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

25th August 2011

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...

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Selena Gomez Wants Fans' Advice On Perfume

24th August 2011

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...

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Frances Bean Cobain Appears In 'Classical' Photo Shoot

24th August 2011

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...

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Krist Novoselic To Perform Nevermind In Full

18th August 2011

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...

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Krist Novoselic Puts Dave Grohl In Nirvana

4th August 2011

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...

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Kurt Cobain Gets Namesake Park, No Bridge

28th July 2011

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...

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Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Cover Banned From Facebook

27th July 2011

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...

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Amy Winehouse Believed She Would 'Die Young'

26th July 2011

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...

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Kurt Cobain To Be Honoured With Bridge And Park?

14th July 2011

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...

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Lady Gaga Stuns Fans With Wheelchair Gig

14th July 2011

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...

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Courtney Love Dumped By Boyfriend

28th June 2011

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...

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Fred Durst: 'I Connect With Cobain Over Depression'

15th June 2011

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...

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John Lennon Album Sells For 23k

15th June 2011

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...

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

8th June 2011

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...

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Courtney Love Must Pay 35k Wage Bill

31st May 2011

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...

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Dizzee Rascal Can't Find Calvin Harris

28th May 2011

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...

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Courtney Love's 'Heroin Drama'

26th May 2011

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...

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Courtney Love Wants Rich Boyfriend

25th May 2011

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...

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Michael Stipe Dismisses Cobain Sex Story

19th May 2011

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...

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Love Dating Cobain Actor?

10th May 2011

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...

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Michael Stipe Offered To Work With Tragic Kurt Cobain

10th May 2011

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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Michael Stipe's Unsuccessful Efforts To Save Cobain

6th May 2011

Michael Stipe tried to save Kurt Cobain's life by asking him to collaborate with R.E.M.The singer revealed he was so worried about his friend Kurt's heroin addiction he "reached out to him" with a musical...

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Nirvana 'Heartbreak' Inspired Foo Fighters Says Grohl

18th April 2011

Nirvana - The tragic suicide of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain inspired the band's drummer Dave Grohl to form Foo Fighters, reports the Seattle Times. The 42-year old says the "heartbreak" of Nirvana was partially healed...

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Leto Posts Odd Video Tribute To Hero Cobain Online

7th April 2011

30 Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto has filmed an eerie tribute to his musical hero Kurt Cobain to mark the 17th anniversary of the late Nirvana star's death.The rocker/actor has posted a video online...

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Kurt Cobain Statue Unveiled

6th April 2011

A statue tribute to Kurt Cobain was unveiled in his hometown yesterday (05.04.11).The tribute to the Nirvana frontman was unveiled in Aberdeen, Washington, 17 years to the day he took his own life in 1994....

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Kurt Cobain Honoured In Hometown On Death Anniversary

6th April 2011

Fans of tragic Nirvana star Kurt Cobain gathered at one of the rocker's famous sanctuary spots on Tuesday (05Apr11) for the unveiling of a guitar memorial to mark the 17th anniversary of his death.Cobain, who...

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Kurt Cobain Died 17 Years Ago Today

5th April 2011

Kurt Cobain is being remembered today (5th April 2011), 17 years after he committed suicide at his home in Seattle. The former Nirvana frontman quickly became the face of the 80's grunge movement and is...

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Alexa Chung Uncomfortable With Fashion

30th March 2011

Alexa Chung finds fashion uncomfortable. The TV presenter - whose unique sense of style has seen her voted one of the world's most fashionable women - says feeling good is not the same as looking...

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Dave Grohl Not Guilty For Success

29th March 2011

Dave Grohl has never felt guilty about his success. The Foo Fighters frontman started off as a punk rock drummer before rising to superstardom in grunge band Nirvana, and said he dislikes the purist attitude...

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Love Considered Snorting Cobain's Ashes

16th March 2011

Courtney Love considered snorting her late husband Kurt Cobain's ashes in the weeks following the Nirvana star's death, according to the author of a new book.Music journalist Neil Strauss alleges he was with the Hole...

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