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Nirvana's Krist Novoselic wrote a blog about the band's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
I am so happy about the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame event and how it went so well. Earlier that week there were three long days of rehearsals in NYC. I feel we conjured the spirit of the band, and we could not have done that alone. This, for me, is a bittersweet notion as we all miss Kurt so much. But considering we were inducted, the show had to go on. Joan Jett was first on my list to be out front. I spoke to Dave about it and he ran with the idea of having all women lead. We felt that would be a good tribute to Kurt and what Nirvana was about.

It was a good balance of females as...
Jason Tate on 04/14/14 - 11:52 AM
Check the replies to see a bunch of videos from Nirvana's induction to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
Jason Tate on 04/11/14 - 11:28 AM
Check the replies to see Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic's interview with Jimmy Fallon.
Jason Tate on 04/10/14 - 10:43 AM
Twenty years ago today, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. For the anniversary I've seen a variety of features go up talking about the best Nirvana songs and debating Nirvana's relative musical worth. While all of those features and debates are worth having -- I'm having a different time with it today. I apologize in advance for taking this to a slightly dark place, but last night I found out that my cousin, whom I spent much of my childhood with as he was only a year younger than me, took his own life. So, while the world remembers Kurt today -- I just need to take a moment to also draw attention to depression and the lifelong battle it brings upon...
Jason Tate on 04/04/14 - 11:04 AM
Sivu has released his Can't Stop EP now which features a great cover of Nirvana's "Dumb". Check it out in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 03/24/14 - 06:36 AM
Musicless music videos? Check the replies to see what happens when Mario Wienerroither takes Nirvana's video for "Smells Like Teen Spirit," removes the audio, and then foleys back in sound effects that match the story.
Jason Tate on 01/29/14 - 11:40 AM
Nirvana, KISS, Hall and Oates, Peter Gabriel, Linda Ronstadt and Cat Stevens will all be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2014.
Keagan Ilvonen on 12/17/13 - 11:33 AM
Blast from the past: In 1991, Nirvana appeared on "Top of the Pops" and were asked to sing lead vocals over a backing instrumental track. The result is in the replies.
Jason Tate on 11/25/13 - 12:01 PM
Thought Blink's album anniversary made you feel old? Today is also the 20 year anniversary of Nirvana's MTV Unplugged performance.

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Jason Tate on 11/18/13 - 10:57 AM
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced its nominees for the class of 2014, and the list is a rather illustrious one. Nirvana, The Replacements, Peter Gabriel, and KISS, as well as Cat Stevens, N.W.A., Hall and Oates, Linda Ronstadt, Yes, LL Cool J, Chic, Deep Purple, The Zombies, The Meters, Link Wray, and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, are all up for induction.

The top five vote-getters will be inducted into Cleveland's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next April, and like last year, the public can vote for their favorites with a "fan ballot" at RollingStone.com. I wonder if Nirvana will make it.
Craig Manning on 10/16/13 - 06:01 AM
In celebration of the newly released Nirvana In Utero 20th Anniversary re-issue, fans can now create their own poster for a chance to win a reproduction of Kurt Cobain's Fender Mustang. The contest will be open to fans across the globe, with one U.S. first prize winner and one international first prize winner. Three second prize winners will receive a limited edition In Utero litho & uncut proof sheet, and ten runners-up will receive one of the new In Utero 20th Anniversary t-shirts.
Ryan Gardner on 09/27/13 - 06:37 PM
It looks like former Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic played on one song on the long-awaited sixth Modest Mouse LP. If the album ever actually sees the light of day that is guaranteed to be awesome.
Chris Collum on 09/27/13 - 12:19 PM
The letter Steve Albini wrote to Nirvana before recording In Utero can be found in the replies. This was included in the recently released 20 Year Anniversary box set.
Jason Tate on 09/26/13 - 11:36 AM
In celebration of the release of the 20th Anniversary Editions of Nirvana's In Utero and the Live And Loud concert on DVD, fans in three US cities will have the opportunity to get a free tattoo of the band's smiley face logo. This is only available to fans who purchase either the concert DVD or one of the multi-format In Utero releases on September 24th at these participating stores: Fingerprints in Long Beach, California; Looney Tunes in West Babylon, New York and Silver Platters in Seattle, Washington. More details in the replies.
Drew Beringer on 09/10/13 - 12:34 PM
Sub Pop Records posted a scan of Nirvana's original contract on their Tumblr account. Check it out in the replies, and make note of the pittance of an advance the band received prior to recording Bleach ($600).
Chris Collum on 08/21/13 - 12:07 PM
The upcoming re-issue of Nirvana's In Utero will be stocked full of rarities and live tracks. The collection is out on September 24th.
Drew Beringer on 08/13/13 - 01:28 PM
You can listen to Rise Against's cover of Nirvana's "Sliver" over at AltPress. It's off the band's upcoming rarities collection, Long Forgotten Songs: B-Sides & Covers 2000-2013, which is in stores September 10th.
Drew Beringer on 08/12/13 - 11:18 AM
Maybe you've seen the letter a very enthusiastic Virginia Tech student/mascot sent to Sub-Pop records asking if "Nirvana would send a quick video to us that we could include in our video collage"? Well, the label dressed up and responded. Video in the replies.
Jason Tate on 07/25/13 - 11:25 AM
Nirvana's 1993 album, In Utero, which was produced by Steve Albini will get a 20th anniversary reissue this September. No further details have been announced except for a vintage promo clip for the album featuring the band, Bobcat Goldthwait and giving birth...watch it in the replies.
Kyle Huntington on 07/10/13 - 04:10 PM
In the replies you can find the lyrics to a new Jay-Z song titled "Holy Grail." The song will feature Justin Timberlake and it also contains the Nirvana lyrics Courtney Love gave him permission to use.
Drew Beringer on 06/24/13 - 07:20 AM
Kurt Cobain would have been 46 today.

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Jason Tate on 02/20/13 - 12:10 PM
In case you missed it, here's Paul, Dave, Pat and Krist performing "Cut Me Some Slack" on SNL.
Jason Tate on 12/17/12 - 12:18 PM
Head to the replies to see Paul McCartney playing live with the remaining members of Nirvana at last night's Sandy benefit. They performed a new song which was written by Dave Grohl and Paul McCartney titled "Cut Me Some Slack" for the Sound City documentary, you can also read a statement about the track from Grohl after the video.
Kyle Huntington on 12/13/12 - 03:20 AM
Nirvana will reportedly "reunite" with Paul McCartney standing in for Kurt Cobain at tonight's Hurricane Sandy relief concert at Madison Square Garden.
Alex DiVincenzo on 12/12/12 - 07:15 AM
Nirvana's Nevermind came out 21 years ago today.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/24/12 - 08:13 AM
Watch Vanna perform “Eyes Like the Tides” and a cover of Nine Inch Nails' "Perfect Drug" in the replies. You can purchase them, along with a bonus Nirvana cover, here.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/04/12 - 01:40 PM
Courtney Love isn't exactly a fan of the cover of "Smells Like Teen Spirit" that The Muppets did for their latest movie. She said that Disney is "raping" Kurt Cobain.

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Jason Tate on 03/13/12 - 02:09 PM
If you have piles of money laying around, you can bid on Melvins's old tour van, which features hand-drawn artwork by Nirvana's Kurt Cobain.
Alex DiVincenzo on 03/07/12 - 05:28 AM
The Cribs will release their new album, In The Belly Of The Brazen Bull, on May 7th. The album was recorded with producers David Fridmann (Flaming Lips) and Steve Albini (Nirvana). The band has also announced a UK tour for this spring, the dates can be found in the replies.

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Kyle Huntington on 02/14/12 - 06:34 AM
Watch Tigers Jaw and Captain, We're Sinking cover Nirvana's "Breed" in the replies.

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Dre Okorley on 12/31/11 - 06:39 AM
Rough Trade Shops and Sub Pop Records will release a special split single between Male Bonding and EMA on January 6. Listen to the two tracks of the artists covering Nirvana's "Aneurysm" and "Endless, Nameless" respectively.
Kyle Huntington on 11/15/11 - 05:26 AM
A Facebook campaign has been launched to get Nirvana's "Smells Like Teen Spirit" to be this year's "Christmas Number 1" in the UK and in turn, prevent the winner of X Factor taking the "prize". A similar campaign was launched in 2009 which saw Rage Against The Machine's "Killing In The Name" become "Christmas Number 1".
Kyle Huntington on 10/18/11 - 04:31 AM
Listen to Mewithoutyou cover Nirvana's "In Bloom" here.

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Dre Okorley on 10/12/11 - 04:10 PM
To celebrate the anniversary of Nirvana's Nevermind, VEVO are streaming a concert of the band live at The Paramount from 1991 for a short time. Head here to check it out.
Kyle Huntington on 09/28/11 - 06:36 AM
Listen to Energy's cover of Nirvana's "Something in the Way" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 09/26/11 - 11:20 AM
On Kevin Devine's new website you can download his cover of Nirvana's classic album, Nevermind, for free.
Keagan Ilvonen on 09/25/11 - 01:15 PM
Head to the replies to check out the extensive track list and DVD details for the aforementioned Nirvana Nevermind anniversary edition.
Kyle Huntington on 07/28/11 - 09:50 AM
Download a free tribute to Nirvana's Nevermind here. It features covers from the likes of Foxy Shazam, Titus Andronicus, Butch Walker & The Black Widows, Surfer Blood and more.
Kyle Huntington on 07/21/11 - 05:38 AM
1991: The Year Punk Broke, the documentary following Sonic Youth on tour with Nirvana, Dinosaur Jr., The Ramones and Babes In Toyland will celebrate its 20th anniversary by being released on DVD on September 6.
Kyle Huntington on 07/14/11 - 06:34 AM
Nirvana's album Nevermind is set for a 20th anniversary special edition release on September 19. The re-issue will contain four CDs with unreleased tracks, BBC appearances, rare live recordings, b-sides and rarities and a DVD, which will be made up of an entirely unreleased live concert.
Kyle Huntington on 06/22/11 - 06:36 AM
Stream "Our Concert Could Be Your Life" over at NPR now. It features performances from the likes of St. Vincent, tUnE-yArDs and Titus Andronicus covering Nirvana, Sonic Youth and The Replacements and many more.
Kyle Huntington on 05/24/11 - 06:07 AM
Paul Tao on 04/13/11 - 09:36 AM
Watch Jared Leto cover portions of Nirvana's "Pennyroyal Tea" and "Rape Me" in the replies.
Alex DiVincenzo on 04/06/11 - 01:00 PM
Today marks the 17th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death. Rest in peace.
Kyle Huntington on 04/05/11 - 10:34 AM
An unreleased song by Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain titled "Stinking Of You" will be featured in a forthcoming documentary about the former Hole drummer, Patty Schemel.

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Kyle Huntington on 03/22/11 - 06:29 AM
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