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Frances Bean Cobain Marks Dad Kurt Cobain's Birthday With Tribute

Frances Bean Cobain has paid a touching tribute to her late father Kurt Cobain on what would have been his 50th birthday.The Nirvana frontman - who committed suicide in 1994 at the age of 27...

Frances Bean Cobain Wants Kurt's Guitar Back

Frances Bean wants her late father's guitar back off her estranged husband.The 24-year-old artist has filed documents asking a court to force Isaiah Silva to return a six-string 1959 Martin D-18E acoustic - the instrument...

Lars Ulrich: 'New Bands Aren't Doing It For Me Right Now'

Known for its heavy rock sound, Metallica is one of the world's most successful metal bands, and have been wowing crowds for more than 25 years. Danish drummer Lars appreciates all types of rock music,...

Ozzy Osbourne Influenced Kurt Cobain's Early Work

The late Nirvana frontman, who died aged 27 in 1994, pioneered the grunge music movement, in the same way Ozzy's group Black Sabbath brought metal to the masses. And now Kurt’s former bandmate Dave Grohl,...

Nirvana's Incesticide For Vinyl Reissue

The grunge group's compilation album, which was first released in December 1992 and features tunes 'Sliver' and 'Son of a Gun', will be remastered by engineer Bernie Grundman for a new double-vinyl in 2017 to...

David Bowie And Prince Songs Inducted Into Grammy Hall Of Fame

David Bowie, Prince and Nirvana's biggest hits are to be inducted into the Grammy Hall of Fame 2017. The late music legend's 1971 hit 'Changes', the grunge pioneer's classic 'Smells Like Teen Spirit and the...

David Bowie And Prince Make The Cut For Grammy Hall Of Fame

Officials at The Recording Academy have chosen Elvis' Jailhouse Rock from 1957, Bowie's 1972 hit Changes, and Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit from 1991 among the songs to enter the Hall of Fame....

Kings Of Leon To Headline Bst In Hyde Park 2017

Kings of Leon are to headline British Summer Time Hyde Park in 2017.The American band - who have just released their seventh studio album 'WALLS' - are going to rock the Great Oak Stage at...

Courtney Love Was Set For Harley Quinn Role In Batman Unchained

Courtney Love was set to play Harley Quinn in the cancelled Joel Schumacher film 'Batman Unchained'.The Hole rocker was to bring to life the DC Comics supervillain for the first in film almost two decades...

Rare Wu-tang Clan Album Premieres Online

Controversial pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli purchased the rare Once Upon a Time in Shaolin project, but last month (Oct16), he vowed to release it to the public for free if Republican candidate Donald...

Nevermind Baby Recreates Nirvana Album Cover Shot For 25th Anniversary

Released in September 1991, the album made a huge splash with hits like Smells Like Teen Spirit and Come As You Are, and it's eyecatching cover photo of a newborn swimming underwater chasing...

'Nevermind' Baby Recreates Iconic Nirvana Cover 25 Years Later

The naked swimming baby from the cover of Nirvana’s classic Nevermind album has recreated the cover’s iconic image, all grown-up. Spencer Elden was just a few months old when he shot the photo for the...

Nirvana Respond To The Latest 'Kurt Cobain Is Alive!' Conspiracy Theory

Nirvana’s official Facebook page have responded to the latest internet conspiracy theory that suggests frontman Kurt Cobain is still alive, over 20 years after his death. The bizarre theory emerged online this week after a...

'Smells Like Teen Spirit': The 25th Anniversary Of Nirvana's Stellar Hit

Tomorrow marks the 25th anniversary of the release of one of the greatest rock songs of all time; Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit'. Their third single, it was the record that defined everything that this...

Kurt Cobain's Art To Be Featured In Touring Exhibit

Jeff Jampol, who manages late performers like the Nirvana frontman, is organising the project, which will feature much of the rocker's works of art as well as some of his possessions. "He’s...

Juliana Hatfield Offers To Sell Letter From Kurt Cobain

The former Lemonheads star met the late music icon when she visited him backstage after a Nirvana concert in 1993, just one year before he died. In the handwritten note, Kurt apologised...

Frances Bean Cobain's House Intruder Drama Was Like A Telenovela

The only child of the late Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love was home alone in the Hollywood Hills on Wednesday morning (30Mar16) when she heard a noise downstairs. She went to investigate and...

Neil Young Almost Recorded With Nirvana Stars

Butch Vig, the producer of Nirvana's iconic Nevermind album, has revealed he set up a session for the trio after Young showed interest in working with Grohl while the Foo Fighters star was...

Courtney Love And Daughter Frances Cobain Reunite

The mother and daughter have had a strained relationship in the past, including a series of quarrels and Frances filing a restraining order against her mother in 2009. It seems that things are good between...

Pictures Of Kurt Cobain's Suicide Shotgun Released

The Nirvana frontman was found dead at his home in Seattle, Washington in April,1994, aged 27. Coroners subsequently ruled the singer shot himself three days before his body was discovered and ruled the...

Photos Of Kurt Cobain Suicide Shotgun Released By Seattle Police

Police in Seattle have released photographs of the shotgun that Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain used to commit suicide more than twenty years ago.In five images posted to the website of the Seattle Police Department, cold...

Marianne Faithfull: 'Kurt Cobain Was Worked To Death'

The As Tears Go By singer was left upset by Cobain's death from a gunshot wound in 1994, at the height of his fame, and she puts the responsibility for the tragedy firmly...

Courtney Love 'Dating Younger Man'

The 51-year-old rocker is apparently in a realtionship with Nicholas Jarecki, 36, who is best known for his work on the 2012 Richard Gere movie Arbitrage. "Courtney and Nick were introduced through mutual friends three...

Courtney Love Defends Justin Bieber Over Nirvana Gaff

The pop superstar walked the red carpet at the AMAs in Los Angeles on Sunday (22Nov15) wearing a patterned top emblazoned with the iconic band's logo, prompting an outpouring of criticism from Nirvana...

Kurt Cobain's 'Mtv Unplugged' Cardigan Sells For $140,000 At Auction

The green cardigan worn by Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain during the band’s 1993 'MTV: Unplugged In New York' special has sold at an auction in California for $140,000. The iconic item of clothing sold for...

Kurt Cobain's Iconic Cardigan Up For Auction

The baggy green sweater was sported by the grunge star for his band's MTV Unplugged in New York show at the Big Apple's Sony Music Studios on 18 November, 1993. After Cobain's...

'Montage Of Heck' Director Brett Morgen Defends Decision To Release "New" Kurt Cobain Album

Brett Morgen, the director of the Kurt Cobain documentary movie Montage of Heck earlier this year, has revealed the artwork and tracklisting for the “new” album Montage of Heck: The Home Recordings, which is released...

Frances Bean Cobain Weds Isaiah Silva In A Secret Ceremony, Fails To Invite Her Mother Courtney Love

Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, is married! The 23-year-old wed musician Isaiah Silva, her boyfriend of five years, in a top secret ceremony. The nuptials were so secret...

Frances Bean Cobain Secretly Weds?

Frances Bean Cobain has secretly wed.The 23-year-old daughter of Courtney Love and the late Kurt Cobain reportedly tied the knot with her partner of five years Isaiah Silva, with her mother only finding out after...

Nirvana Song Named Most Iconic Of All Time

The 1991 single, which catapulted the U.S. band to international fame and made a figurehead of frontman Kurt Cobain, came top of a survey by music experts in the U.K. In a...

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