Kurt Cobain Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Bizarre study reveals that "the pop music scene is toxic and needs rehabilitation."Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... the notorious age that has famously represented the end for some of music's most important innovators, including Kurt Cobain , Hendrix , Morrison , Joplin and Brian Jones . Here findings reveal that 56 better qualifies than 27 as the age musicians ...

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  2. New life for old guitarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | NWAonline

    ... and the neck has probably bowed a bit over time, or perhaps there's a crack in the body from when you went all Kurt Cobain and tried to smash it against an amp. But there is hope. Not for you finally becoming a rock star, but for your poor old ...

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  3. California Sounds: Kristin Kontrol echoes through her new song,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... where co-founder Buzz Osborne served as a Mr. Miyagi-style mentor in the ways of punk and metal to a young Kurt Cobain. But for the last two decades Osborne and longtime drummer Dale Crover have made their wildly innovative, smart and restless ...

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  4. Shonen Knife On World CafeRead the original story

    Dec 9, 2016 | National Public Radio

    ... Cat" and "Flying Jelly Attack," and its touring history includes eating peanut butter and jelly sandwiches with Kurt Cobain while on the road with Nirvana . On the heels of Shonen Knife's 35th anniversary, the band visited World Cafe to share ...

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  5. Give Scott Stapp a Break; He Deserves ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Houston Press

    ... hate this, mostly because musical elitist types typically despise any band that rode the coattails of the late Kurt Cobain and the grunge era to mainstream success. So at the time, Rossdale was a pretty popular guy. But looking back, many like to ...

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  6. Grammy-nominated artist wanted Frank Ocean shortlisted for Album Of The Year instead of himRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2016 | NME

    Country singer Sturgill Simpson has said that he would have preferred Frank Ocean to be nominated at the Grammys instead of him. Frank Ocean's long-awaited new album 'Blonde' , released in August, was ineligible for nomination at the Grammys after the R&B musician failed to file the necessary paperwork for a record to be considered.

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  7. 10 Rockers Who Hated Their Own Hit SongsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2016 | WWBN-FM Burton

    When forming a band, who doesn't dream of writing one song that comes to define the group, standing as one of the most impactful and time-tested tunes in rock history? In this Loud List, we're looking at 10 rock acts who fulfilled this mission statement and grew to dread that very song! Nirvana 's angsty anthem "Smells Like Teen Spirit" has served as an instant adrenaline rush for more than two decades and helped catapult the grunge band's status, making Kurt Cobain the face of the then budding genre. While arenas packed with thousands of fans eagerly awaited this song every night, Cobain often dreaded the moment he'd have to kick into that immortal opening riff.

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  8. Sad13, Vagabon, Lisa PrankRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | LA Weekly

    Imagine what it would sound like if Kurt Cobain glued his emotional honesty into TRL -approved pop songs. Sad13 - aka Sadie Dupuis, the songwriter behind Boston grunge-pop band Speedy Ortiz - makes pop music that's "empowering," which is an overused term these days.

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  9. Howard Schultz Says Goodbye to His Starbucks EmpireRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2016 | New Yorker

    ... listening to Nirvana as a kind of preparatory exercise. I didn't realize until we arrived that I was too late. Kurt Cobain had died a year earlier and with him so had the grunge movement. Seattle was starting its transformation from a gritty port ...

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  10. Pixies - Brixton Academy, 28th November 2016 Live ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | ContactMusic.com

    ... recognisable Here Comes Your Man, and this is where the brilliant oddity of Pixies truly shines. A band that Kurt Cobain once claimed to be trying to rip off with Nirvana break out into one of their most loved songs which is essentially a 50's ...

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  11. Spotify Goes After Novice Streamers With 'Drawn And Recorded'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2016 | MediaPost

    ... musical diversity; the first batch of episodes features Louis Armstrong , Ol' Dirty Bastard , Merle Haggard and Kurt Cobain , among others. I love the primitive animation, which seeks less to replicate each artist's distinctive physical features ...

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  12. Kanye West, mental illness and the myth of the tortured artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Inside Bay Area

    ... Eliot, Irving Berlin, Georgia O'Keefe, Virginia Woolf, Ernest Hemingway and Sylvia Plath - and more recently Kurt Cobain and Robin Williams. This link between illness and creativity has been documented throughout history, Sussman writes. She cites ...

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  13. 90s Knitwear Editorials - James Long Directed the Lookbook for the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Trend Hunter Magazine

    For Fall/Winter 2016, a new Iceberg collection was unveiled, as was a lookbook that promotes some of its most unique pieces. Luke Story was the muse of the images -- in which he looked very similar to Kurt Cobain.

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  14. WFF: Better than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Pique News Magazine

    ... the essence of Hanna's strength and punk rock-ness (she coined the phrase "smells like teen spirit" for Kurt Cobain), The Punk Singer also shines light into an era of musical, artistic and gender empowerment. While gender barriers certainly still ...

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  15. Leonard Cohen: Remembering the Life and Legacy of the Poet of BrokennessRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2016 | RollingStone

    ... you're any good." Others did, though. For nearly 50 years, artists who followed Cohen – Patti Smith and Kurt Cobain among them – found a brave nerve and sympathetic mind. (In "Pennyroyal Tea," Cobain sang, "Give me a Leonard Cohen ...

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  16. Courtney Love, 52, ditches 37-year old toyboy lover to stroll hand...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | Daily Mail

    New fellow? Courtney Love, 52, ditches toyboy lover, 37, to stroll hand-in-hand with photographer Sebastian Faena, 31, in Miami But he was absent when 52-year-old Courtney Love took a beach stroll hand-in-hand with photographer Sebastian Faena, 31, in Miami. The widow of Kurt Cobain dressed head-to-toe in black as she looked close to the Argentinian photographer ahead of attending the opening of his exhibition at Art Basel in the city.

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  17. New Evolution Clip Makes Spongebob WeepRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2016 | DreadCentrol.com

    Kurt Cobain once sang, " It's okay to eat fish, 'cuz they don't have any feelings. " Man, I hope so because one poor starfish sure has seen better days in this latest clip from Evolution .

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  18. Madison's Smart Studios to be celebrated on screen at Turf ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2016 | Star Tribune

    Minnesota rock fans are partial to the recording mecca where Nirvana recorded its last album , but they might also be interested in learning more about the Wisconsin facility where Kurt Cobain & Co. - as well as Smashing Pumpkins and Garbage - made their breakthrough albums.

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  19. Trump victory autopsy reveal Boomers, Millennial, Generation X differencesRead the original story

    Nov 25, 2016 | BayouBuzz.com

    ... time in detention as in the classroom. Their experience was shaped by the early losses of Biggie, Tupac, and Kurt Cobain. Shootings at McDonald's ruined Happy Meals for them and Green Day, Rancid, and Metallica sang their anthems. Generation X is ...

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  20. Great albums by musicians post-50Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | The New Zealand Herald

    Musicians often excel in their early outings but struggle with the Muse as the indignities of middle-age, the challenge of matching their early signature work and the grind of album/tour/album kick in. As we all know, some aren't able or willing to find a way through the drugs and general misadventures - and as 90s rapper NAS said best, Life's a Bitch - So, just as we never got to read F Scott Fitzgerald , Nathanel West or David Foster Wallace confront the big 5 0 and the troubled hinterlands thereafter, so we'll never hear how Jeff Buckley , Amy Winehouse or Kurt Cobain or Chris Whitley dealt with ageing and creativity as the successes and temerity of youth fade in the rearview mirror.

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