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6 hrs ago | NME

Foo Fighters set date for first episode of 'Sonic Highways' and new song debut

Foo Fighters have set the date for the Stateside premiere of the first episode of Sonic Highways , which will feature the first new song to be taken from their forthcoming new album.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Foo Fighters, Nirvana

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Billboard

Bleachers Sit Comfortably Atop Alternative Songs

Jack Antonoff becomes the latest artist to top the chart with more than one group.

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Related Topix: Bleachers, Pop/Rock, Weezer, Dance, Fun, New-Wave, Foo Fighters, Nirvana, R.E.M.

Billboard

Nirvana's Original Drummer Chad Channing Open to...

The last few years have seen an inventive slew of Nirvana reunions, with Paul McCartney joining forces with Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear for numerous performances and an assortment of female singers teaming up with the trio to celebrate Nirvana's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction .

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KQED

Gimme Action: Bay Area Comic Artist Janelle Hessig Publishes First Book

For many, starting a book publishing company would be an exciting, possibly life-changing experience.

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VH1

The A a " Z Of Grunge: Everything You Need To Know About The Seattle...

Grunge. Even the bands hated the term, which was apocryphally attributed to Mudhoney singer Mark Arm and exploited to great effect by Bruce Pavitt in the ad copy for the releases on his Sub Pop record label.

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Related Topix: Mudhoney, Nirvana, Music, Entertainment

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Spin

Watch Beastie Boys' Mike D Praise the Influence of Grunge

In the second installment of Mike D's video conversations with Vanity Fair, the Beastie Boys founder talks through a tour of '90s nostalgia, hitting on the apex of hip-hop , the power of pot culture, the rise of zines, and the advent of a certain music ushered in by Nirvana.

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Related Topix: Hip-Hop, The Beastie Boys, Nirvana

WWBN-FM Burton

Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, Nirvana, Pearl Jam + More Covered in '8-Bit Grunge' Medley

You've heard Soundgarden , Alice in Chains , Nirvana , Pearl Jam and more, but never quite like this.

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Related Topix: Nirvana, Pop/Rock, Pearl Jam

NME

Foo Fighters finish work on 'epic' new album

The producer, who worked with Dave Grohl on Nirvana's 'Nevermind' and is also a member of Garbage, tweeted earlier today to reveal the news.

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Related Topix: Foo Fighters, Pop/Rock, Nirvana

The Stockmasters

Foo Fighters officially finish new album

It's been 4 years since the Foos have released an album, and this one is promising to be different than anything they have ever done before.

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Related Topix: Nirvana

NME

Original Nirvana drummer Chad Channing says he would be up for a band reunion

Early Nirvana drummer Chad Channing has said he would be up for reuniting with the surviving members of his old band.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Switched

Justin Bieber And Orlando Bloom Maybe, Possibly Just Had The Lamest Fight Ever

You know those fights in baseball where everyone rushes out onto the field and then just sorta gives each other dirty looks for a little while? Well, here's one that might be even lamer -- the supposed fight between Orlando Bloom and Justin Bieber that went viral Tuesday night.

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Related Topix: Spain, World News, Nirvana, The Osbournes, Comedy, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Austin American Statesman

Wednesday music picks

Tori Amos at the Long Center. More than two decades into a solo career that began with her promising 1992 debut "Little Earthquakes" - with an assist from her timely B-side of Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" recast as a striking piano ballad - Amos remains one of the most distinctive vocalists in contemporary music.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Tori Amos, Nirvana

Time

Grunge Gets The 8-Bit Treatment in This Music Video

The YouTube channel Filthy Frackers have put together an animated medley of grunge's greatest hits retrofitted to sound like the soundtrack to an old school NES video game.

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Related Topix: Nirvana, Pop/Rock, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden

WebProNews

Courtney Love Reportedly Has Cobain Biopic In The Works

Courtney Love has reportedly announced plans for a biopic about the life of Kurt Cobain, and says she, their daughter Frances Bean, and the two remaining members of Nirvana will have input regarding casting and the production.

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Related Topix: Kurt Cobain, Nirvana

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

5 Seconds of Summer's Influences: 10 Acts That Shaped Their Sound

Blink-182, Green Day, Good Charlotte, Nirvana, Mayday Parade among those whose sound can be heard in young Aussie pop-punk band.

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Related Topix: Punk, Pop/Rock, Blink 182, Nirvana, Green Day, Good Charlotte, Parade, Dance, One Direction, Entertainment

Sun Jul 27, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Courtney Love talks new Kurt Cobain biopic

The Hole frontwoman has claimed that she, her and Kurt's daughter Frances Bean Cobain and Nirvana's Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic will be involved in casting and production.

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Related Topix: Kurt Cobain, Celebrities, Courtney Love, Pop/Rock, Hole, Nirvana

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Noozhawk

Slightly Stoopid Aces Summer Sessions at Santa Barbara Bowl

Miles Doughty and Kyle McDonald of Slightly Stoopid brought their Summer Sessions Tour to the packed Santa Barbara Bowl on Friday night.

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Related Topix: Nirvana, Cypress Hill, Hip-Hop

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Globe and Mail

Q&A: Weird Al sticks to the shtick

Weird Al Yankovic's 14th studio album, Mandatory Fun, has debuted at No. 1 on Billboard's chart.

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Related Topix: 'Weird Al' Yankovic, Pop/Rock, UHF, Comedy Movies, Nirvana, Black Entertainment, Coolio, Rap, Music, Weird, Entertainment

KISS-FM San Antonio

Rock Report: Courtney Love Hopes to Begin ...

It looks like that Kurt Cobain biopic produced by the Nirvana frontman's widow, Courtney Love, may begin production very soon.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Courtney Love, Kurt Cobain, Nirvana, Pop/Rock, Hole

USA Today

Song premiere: Dreamers cover Nirvana's 'Drain You'

Dreamers three-piece "Hearing Nirvana cassettes trickling out of my big sister's bedroom is one of my earliest memories.

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Related Topix: Nirvana, Brooklyn, NY, New York, NY, Autos

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