Kurt Cobain Newswire

Kurt Cobain Newswire

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  1. Dave Grohl's debut album Foo Fighters turns 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    In 1994, the former drummer of Nirvana, Dave Grohl found himself isolated in sorrow, struggling to cope with the suicide of his then band's lead singer, Kurt Cobain. Instead of sinking further into depression the musician emerged from the bell jar with a collection of 12 tracks that would later become a studio album.

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  2. Foo Fighters' Self-Titled Debut at 20: Classic Track-by-Track Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Billboard

    Most "what if?" conversations concerning Nirvana focus on what kinds of records the trio might've made had Kurt Cobain not killed himself in April 1994. Less tantalizing but also worth considering is the question of whether Cobain's survival would've kept the world from ever knowing Foo Fighters .

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  3. Sites and sounds keeping swimwear pioneer Vishal Sani entertainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South China Morning Post

    From the new Snoop album to the recent Kurt Cobain documentary, chronicler of rock Jim Marshall and Hypebeast, the Hong Kong fashion brand co-founder has his finger on the pulse. What I'm listening to: the new Snoop album has been on heavy rotation.

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  4. 'Amy': Winehouse film is latest musician documentary to strike a chordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Los Angeles Times

    ... amid a mini-boom of well-regarded documentaries training their lenses on musicians. In April, Brett Morgen's "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck" illuminated the different sides of the late Nirvana front man, drawing on material unearthed over eight years ...

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  5. AmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... and " Searching for Sugar Man " is not abating. This year has already brought a well-received documentary, " Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck ," about the Nirvana front man, a fellow member of the 27 Club and whose own struggles in the limelight closely ...

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  6. But Julian, I'm A Little Bit Older! Courtney Love seen out for...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Daily Mail

    ... song on the 2004 album America's Sweetheart: 'Julian, You're A Little Bit Older' the widow of Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain clearly had no qualms with a possible age gap on her night out. He's a gent: And though she may have sung in her song on the ...

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  7. Paris Men's Fashion Week shows there's more to menswear than suitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | South China Morning Post

    ... another kind of adoration by paying homage to Seattle grunge, while keeping his Cali-flavoured attitude - think Kurt Cobain, if he was a surfer bro instead of a brooding loner. Valentino's Maria Grazia Chiuri and Pierpaolo Piccioli chose a cello ...

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  8. Does Soaked In Bleach Solve Kurt Cobain's Murder Once And For All, Or ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | VH1

    You may be forgiven for wondering why a feature film purporting to tell the true story about the death of Kurt Cobain contains very little information about Kurt Cobain. Soaked in Bleach , a new documentary apparently timed for release to counter the triumphant Montage of Heck , won't tell you, for example, that Cobain constantly fantasized about his own death, or that he spent almost all of his late childhood begging for friends and family to accept him, or about the self-destructive nights he spent sleeping off overdoses and vomiting up blood and bile.

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  9. Amy Winehouse Documentary Is Both Heartbreaking and HilariousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | ETonline

    ... a mature girl." As the film progresses, so too do the singer's demons. Much like the recent, also heartbreaking, Kurt Cobain documentary on HBO , VHS footage shows Winehouse visibly affected by alcohol and drug abuse. "I've seen a lot of the happy ...

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  10. Film of the week: AmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Sight and Sound

    ... Amy Winehouse would be dead by 27, a member along with Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Brian Jones and Kurt Cobain of what Cobain's mother called "that stupid club". It was all over the press, and her death was deeply affecting to ...

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  11. Amy, the Amy Winehouse Doc, Is a Rush of Joy and GriefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Denver Westword

    The death of Amy Winehouse, in July 2011, at age 27, was the first great tragedy of 21st-century pop music, an event - like the deaths of Tupac Shakur and Kurt Cobain in the last decade of the 20th - that emphasized the jarring contrast between the fragility of human lives and the half-comforting, half-haunting permanence of recorded music. When a musician or singer we love dies, we mourn with our ears.

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  12. Proto-grunge gods the Melvins return to Exit/In on the heels of another fittingly oddball releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Nashville Scene

    ... early '90s Seattle grunge boom. That heavy stamp has been permanently affixed to the Melvins brand ever since Kurt Cobain name-checked them as his favorite band on MTV. So much so, the band seems to regularly resort to sonic extremes to wriggle from ...

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  13. Review of the outstanding Amy Winehouse biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | This Is Bristol

    ... of alcohol and drugs. Her death in July 2011, at the same age as Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison and Kurt Cobain, sparked a period of national soul-searching. Asif Kapadia's deeply moving documentary charts the turbulent life of the ...

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  14. One Writer's Story: The 20-Year Path to Overnight SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Writer's Digest

    ... yet another shadow of doubt that I would grace the cover of Rolling Stone magazine as the second coming of Kurt Cobain. (I know, go big or go home.) Neither of those dreams panned out the way I expected them to. I came close a few times, but never ...

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  15. Max Cavalera's autobiography 'My Bloody Roots' book reviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Examiner.com

    ... loved Sepultura. Grohl even claims that a Nirvana-Sepultura tour was very close to happening shortly before Kurt Cobain committed suicide. 'My Bloody Roots' will appeal to a much wider audience than just Max's fanbase. His spiritual journey, his ...

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  16. a Weird Ala Yankovic makes dorky things cool in Wichita performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... wore a dirty blonde wig and a guitar that hung off his body. His legs were spread, motionless. But where Kurt Cobain was brooding and intense on stage, Yankovic was just still. So one's attention floated behind him to the screen showing adolescents ...

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  17. We Could Only Hold Her for So LongRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | OC Weekly

    The death of Amy Winehouse, in July 2011, at age 27, was one of the first great tragedies of 21st-century pop music, an event - as with the deaths of Tupac Shakur and Kurt Cobain in the last decade of the 20th - that emphasized the jarring contrast between the fragility of human lives and the half-comforting, half-haunting permanence of recorded music. When a musician or singer we love dies, we mourn with our ears.

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  18. Locals Only Artist of the Month: MotoponyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | KNDD-FM Seattle

    Seattle has long been a frontier town that attracts musicians who want to invent and reinvent from Jimi Hendrix to Kurt Cobain to the next unnamed musical star. While the sound may change from decade to decade, the Northwest's music scene is as vibrant as ever.

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  19. The Amy Winehouse Documentary Shows How Her Father Failed HerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | LA Weekly

    The death of Amy Winehouse at age 27, in July 2011, was one of the first great tragedies of 21st-century pop music, an event - like the deaths of Tupac Shakur and Kurt Cobain in the last decade of the 20th - that emphasized the jarring contrast between the fragility of human lives and the half-comforting, half-haunting permanence of recorded music. When a musician or singer we love dies, we mourn with our ears.

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  20. This Weekend in Provincetown July 2nd through July 5thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Examiner.com

    ... she loves and the world she lives in. And then of course, she is inspired by other artists.... Joni Mitchell and Kurt Cobain among them. "Living here in Provincetown has been an incredible ride so far. I have been welcomed with open arms and cherish ...

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