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6 hrs ago | NME

Arcade Fire cover Wolf Parade during final Reflektor tour show - " watch

Arcade Fire wrapped up the final show of their North American tour by covering Wolf Parade's 'I'll Believe In Anything' - scroll down to watch - during a homecoming gig at Montreal's Parc Jean-Drapeau.

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Related Topix: Canada, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, Grunge, The Ramones, Punk

6 hrs ago | NME

The Vines - 'Wicked Nature'

Did someone mention a grunge revival? This sounds like a job for Craig Nicholls! Though The Vines were a good 10 years too early trying to be the new Nirvana in 2002, their quiet/loud Cobain-isms make far more sense in an age where Menace Beach could be their Pumpkins and Wolf Alice their Breeders, their '60s pastoral psych element sounding ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Vines, Grunge

Sun Aug 31, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Courtney Love: 'My Memoir Is A Disaster'

The Hole star has been penning the gritty details of her life story but the project's initial release date of 2013 has repeatedly been postponed.

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

Ultimate-guitar.com

Nirvana Mural Unveiled In Kurt Cobain's Hometown [News]

A new mural honoring grunge icons Nirvana was recently presented in Kurt Cobain 's hometown of Aberdeen, Washington.

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Related Topix: Grunge, Aberdeen, WA

Sat Aug 30, 2014

MTV

Courtney Love Has A Draft Of Her New Memoir, But It's 'A Nightmare'

Courtney Love is hard at work on her forthcoming memoir, but don't expect to see it in bookstores anytime soon.

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Related Topix: Hole, Pop/Rock, Grunge

WJZW-FM Washington

Kurt Cobain Loved Motley Crue, Says Vince Neil, and the Feeling Was Mutual

To hear Vince Neil tell it, you'd never know that there was ever any hard feelings between heavy metal and grunge.

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Related Topix: Motley Crue, Metal, Grunge

Fri Aug 29, 2014

CTNow.com

Joan Jett To Play Oyster Fest

When Joan Jett sang "Smells Like Teen Spirit" with the surviving members of Nirvana at their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony last April, it was perfect, in every sense but one: Jett herself - strange but true - hasn't been inducted.

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Related Topix: Joan Jett, Pop/Rock, The Runaways, Grunge, Entertainment, Life, Food, Food Festival, Music

Mashable

Stairway to New Fans: Led Zeppelin Releasing Unheard Versions This Year

Led Zeppelin's string of reissues continues in October with the release of the band's remastered IV , the 1971 album that features signature song "Stairway to Heaven."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin, Grunge

Nunatsiaq News

Yukon power trio Speed Control heading to Iqaluit

Elders may want to bring earplugs, but young rock fans in Iqaluit ought to enjoy an upcoming concert courtesy of Alianait and the Embrace Life Council.

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Related Topix: Grunge

Switched

Jessica Chastain Calls Out Hollywood's Lack Of Female Roles

Jessica Chastain is the latest actress to speak out against the lack of female roles in Hollywood.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Grunge, The Osbournes, Comedy, Reality TV, Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Hunger Games

The Pitch

Local Internet sensation Kawehi is at the Bottleneck on Saturday

In March, Hawaiian-born artist Kawehi uploaded a pretty stellar cover of Nirvana's "Heart-Shaped Box" to YouTube.

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Related Topix: Grunge

Thu Aug 28, 2014

RollingStone

Chad Smith and Stone Gossard Talk Side Projects and the Grunge Band Green River

What happens when a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame drummer chats with one of the greatest guitarists of his generation? An hour-long riveting, informative conversation that spans everything from influences to environmental issues to side projects to what gear they use.

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Related Topix: Grunge, Stone Gossard, The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pop/Rock, Pearl Jam, Music, Entertainment

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The Chronicle Herald

Halifax performance shows revitalized Alice in Chains still has the chops

Alice in Chains lead singer, William DuVall, on stage with the band Wednesday night at the Metro Centre in Halifax.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Alice in Chains, Canada, Grunge

Jerusalem Post

The One Day generation

Depression is serious. But if there is anything that the news of Robin Williams's death has taught us is that as long as there's hope, hope for a brighter tomorrow, then God willing we will merit to see many light-filled days to come.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, John Lennon, Grunge

ContactMusic.com

Steve Albini Happy With 20th Anniversary In Utero Release

Music producer Steve Albini was delighted when he was given the chance to remaster the recordings of Nirvana 's In Utero album as it finally vindicated his original work after 20 years.

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Related Topix: Grunge

Foreword

Kurt Cobain

An unhappy teen tries to figure out where he belongs in the world and forms a band.

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Related Topix: Kurt Cobain, Grunge

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Pitch

Music Forecast 8.28 – 9.3: Alabama, Kawehi, Islands and more

Kawehi In March, Hawaiian-born artist Kawehi uploaded a pretty stellar cover of Nirvana's "Heart-Shaped Box" to YouTube.

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Related Topix: Country, Alabama, The Forecast, Pop/Rock, Grunge, Lawrence, KS, August, September

ContactMusic.com

Who Is Jordyn Blum? Husband Of Foo Fighter's Frontman Dave Grohl

Blum and her husband Dave Grohl have recently had their third child together, but what do we know about his wife? As the animalistic drummer in Nirvana and the guitar-thrashing frontman in Foo Fighters , Dave Grohl is one of the most well-known and prolific rockstars on the planet.

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Related Topix: Grunge, Pop/Rock, Foo Fighters

Forbes.com

Don't Know Much About History: What Does The Beloit Mindset List ...

Released annually since 1998, the list reflects what authors Ron Nief and Tom McBride see as the cultural touchstones of a given year's incoming freshman class.

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Related Topix: Grunge

NME

The Wytches - 'Annabel Dream Reader'

Kristian Bell, The Wytches' singer, songwriter and guitarist, has said that the Brighton trio's debut is a break-up album.

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Related Topix: Grunge, Hard-Rock, Tony Iommi, Black Sabbath

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