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  1. Stills Gallery in Sidney opens final exhibition before closingRead the original story

    47 min ago | Art Daily

    In 1991 Bob Hawke was Prime Minister of Australia, The Simpsons debuted on Channel 10, Boris Becker beat Ivan Lendl in the Australian Open Tennis Championship, Tim Berners-Lee introduced the web browser, Nirvana released Nevermind, and Stills Gallery opened its doors at 16 Elizabeth Street, Paddington. At the time Founder and Co-Director, Kathy Freedman announced 'There's a lot of very important and exciting work being done at present using photographic images.

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  2. Shelby Lynne, Allison Moorer to Cover Nirvana, Haggard on New AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | RollingStone

    ... musical tastes, covering tunes from country legends - the Louvin Brothers, Merle Haggard, Jessi Colter - as well as Nirvana's Kurt Cobain, the Killers and Singer-songwriter looked to everything from her tragic family past to equal rights for ...

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  3. Clerks' actress Lisa Spoonauer dies at 44Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Soundgarden, which emerged as one of the biggest bands out of Seattle's emerging music scene, joining the likes of Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains. Chris Cornell, 1964-2017: Rocker Chris Cornell, the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and ...

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  4. It's Time to Look Back On the Grunge EraRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Houston Press

    ... will never get their just due as quality music outfits in popular circles, grunge was a four-band deal. There was Nirvana, the sullen, rebellious punk types (in reality, that was really just Cobain's mindset). There was Pearl Jam, which also seemed ...

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  5. 'Clerks' actress dies at 44Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... Soundgarden, which emerged as one of the biggest bands out of Seattle's emerging music scene, joining the likes of Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Alice in Chains. Chris Cornell, 1964-2017: Rocker Chris Cornell, the lead singer of the bands Soundgarden and ...

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  6. Chris Cornell, dead at 52, was upbeat when discussing his music & budding solo careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... on it, it's not a wall of sound." Cornell is understandably proud of his work with his former group, which preceded Nirvana and Pearl Jam as the first Seattle band

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  7. Historic Santana and Police drum sets fetch big bucks at memorabilia auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    ... Slash played during the 2011 Super Bowl Halftime Show, which both sold for $87,500. In addition, a painting by late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain of four raccoons in a tree fetched $64,000 and a fringed cape worn by The Who 's Roger Daltrey at the ...

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  8. Mike Watt and Meat Puppets rattle the windows at Underground ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... storyline as well: although most people who know of their music remember seeing them first onstage supporting Nirvana on MTV's Unplugged in New York in December of 1993 (or else from their biggest radio hit "Backwater" from the following year), "the ...

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  9. King's X's Dug Pinnick Remembers Chris Cornell: 'He Was Just So Good for the Last Ten Years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 22 | Billboard

    ... did in 2007 on The Howard Stern Show . In an eerie and sad piece of irony, Cornell commented on the suicide of Nirvana singer-guitarist Kurt Cobain , who died in 1994. Paraphrasing Cornell's comments, Pinnick said that Cornell expressed that it was ...

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  10. Dave Grohl promised mum no hard drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | Daily Mail

    'He made me some promises': Dave Grohl's mother Virginia reveals her famous son vowed to stay away from 'hard drugs' before joining Nirvana And Virginia Grohl, mother of Dave Grohl, has revealed the rock musician made her some 'promises' about drugs before joining Nirvana in 1990. Talking to WSFM's Jonesy and Amanda on Monday, Virginia was asked if she ever worried about Dave 'being caught up in things beyond his control.'

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  11. Obituary - Chris Cornell, rock star and frontman of grunge band SoundgardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | Sunday Herald

    ... was built upon his years as the frontman of key grunge act Soundgarden - Seattle natives and contemporaries of Nirvana - his return for three albums in the 2000s with Audioslave threatened to overshadow even his earlier achievements. Cornell ...

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  12. Cornell's death leads to cancellation of rock festRead the original story

    Sunday May 21 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... songs helped cement the city's place in rock history. Rising in the early 90s with fellow grunge bands Peal Jam, Nirvana and Alice in Chains, Soundgarden's popular hits included " Black Hole Sun " and "Spoonman". Condolences are pouring in for Chris ...

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  13. 'Stupid and Contagious' at Orlando Fringe FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 21 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Finally, a Blue Man Group show specifically for Gen-X! In "Stupid and Contagious," Fringe veteran Ryan Good has crafted an interactive show paying homage to the music of the '90s. Anyone who recognizes the lyric in the title will know that this owes a great deal to Nirvana and specifically it's late frontman Kurt Cobain .

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  14. #10: A-SidesRead the original story

    Saturday May 20 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Lots of people think of Nirvana and Pearl Jam when they think of the Seattle scene, but the genre-shattering Soundgarden were among the true founders of the ...

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  15. Chris Cornell's Last Hotel Room Not Available For Reservations After SuicideRead the original story

    Saturday May 20 | The Daily Millbury

    ... May 20, 2017 Chris Cornell was a singer/songwriter who emerged out of the same Seattle grunge scene that produced Nirvana. He was on tour with Soundgarden at the time of his death and had recently finished a performance when his body was found. ...

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  16. #8: A-SidesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Lots of people think of Nirvana and Pearl Jam when they think of the Seattle scene, but the genre-shattering Soundgarden were among the true founders of the ...

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  17. Beatles Shock: John Lennon - murdered by Cia trained killer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 20 | Daily Star

    ... effectively brainwashed young Americans to follow a "leftist agenda". Huge stars such as rapper Tupac Shakur and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain died due to involvement by US law enforcers, the publication suggests. The Liverpool-born songwriter was ...

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  18. #6: A-SidesRead the original story

    Friday May 19 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. Lots of people think of Nirvana and Pearl Jam when they think of the Seattle scene, but the genre-shattering Soundgarden were among the true founders of the ...

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  19. #9: King AnimalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... band co-produced their sixth studio album with longtime Soundgarden friend and producer Adam Kasper (Foo Fighters, Nirvana, Pearl Jam) and recorded at Studio X in Seattle. King Animal was mixed by Joe Barresi (The Melvins, Queens of the Stone Age, ...

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  20. Chris Cornell tribute: The grunge gladiator with a pained soulRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 19 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... of American hair rock, a trio of US bands brought back some muscle, purpose, power and dignity to guitar music: Nirvana, Pearl Jam and Soundgarden. Cornell's quartet were the first of the original Seattle grunge groups to sign to a major label, ...

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