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2015 may be the big year for music documentaries, especially with the HBO Kurt Cobain documentary “Montage of Heck” and Asif Kapedia’s film “Amy: The Girl Behind the Name.” While Montage of Heck seems to be excellent (I haven’t seenShow More Summary
Fall Out Boy made headlines earlier this week when their views on Nirvana and Kurt Cobain were aired, amid claims from fans that Fall Out Boy had been availing themselves of some of Nirvana’s lyrics. Fall Out Boy are back in the headlines again today, this time with their comments on the 5 Seconds of Fall Out Boy / 5SOS Collaboration is an article from: The Inquisitr News
Fall Out Boy’s front man Patrick Stump wasn’t a fan of Nirvana the first time he listened to them. In an interview with MTV in early May, 2015, members from Fall out Boy spoke about the influence that Kurt Cobain and Nirvana had on them personally, as well as on the entire music scene. Show More Summary
The recent HBO documentary "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck" gave a piquant and forlorn glimpse into the tortured soul of the Nirvana frontman. But though Cobain and Courtney Love's daughter, Frances Bean, served as a producer on the film, we only saw her on screen as an infant, not as a young woman...
Lollapalooza is still two months away, but festival founder and Jane's Addiction frontman Perry Farrell is already getting excited about headliners Paul McCartney and Metallica. "I was so influenced by Paul McCartney and the Beatles that, when I was in kindergarten, I faked a British accent and told everyone I...
Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck Dir. Brett Morgen [Home Box Office; 2015] by David Feinberg Rating:
Jon Hamm imagines an intriguing storyline involving his TV daughter.
Witth all the latest happenings with Kurt Cobain (RIP DIED IN TRAGIC TRASH FIRE), it's about time there was some brand new Courtney Love music happening. With the release of this new single "Miss Narcissist" on Nathan Williams' (Wavves) record label Ghost Ramp. Show More Summary
In the years since Kurt Cobain's death, countless bands have recycled his poppiest ideas. Metz are the rare act to follow through on Cobain's gnarliest punk-rock instincts instead. On their second LP, the Toronto trio take their sound in an even less polished direction than on their 2012 debut — think...
Nirvana and Guns N’ Roses famously didn’t like each other, mostly owing to a backstage spat between Axl Rose and Kurt Cobain at the 1992 VMAs. But Duff McKagan and Krist Novoselic were never going to keep that feud going; they’ve got too much in common. They’re both bass players, both relatively mellow and level-headed […]
The evil woman seduced and killed our fragile hero: That hate fuels Cobain/Elliott Smith rumors. It's all wrong
Kurt Cobain was the lead singer of the band Nirvana. Married to Courtney Love, he had a history of heroin addiction, clinical depression, and bipolar disorder. In April 1994, following a stint at a drug rehabilitation facilty, Courtney Love reported him missing and suicidal. Show More Summary
The baby reaching for a dollar underwater is one of the most recognised album covers of all time. Now you can see Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl and Krist Novoselic recreating it…
The death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain was ruled a suicide more than two decades ago, but some conspiracy theorists still believe his wife, Courtney Love, might have been involved. “Soaked in Bleach,” which is touted as a “documentary,” tells the tale of Cobain’s death from the perspective of...
The latest installment of Nirvana fan-fiction is a ridiculously crass docudrama called Soaked in Bleach, featuring as Courtney Love as the wicked witch of grunge, hell-bent on murdering Kurt via staged suicide. With ominous background music! It seems like everyone is fighting to tell the "truest" Nirvana story. Show More Summary
Conspiracy theorists, start your engines. If you've settled down after the emotional onslaught from Montage of Heck, brace yourself. Soaked in Bleach—the self-proclaimed "docu-drama" about Kurt Cobain—will hit Vimeo on Demand June 11. Show More Summary
Seventeen years after Nick Broomfield's documentary "Kurt & Courtney," which explored the conspiracy theory that Courtney Love may have been involved in Kurt Cobain's death, there's a new docudrama for those who refuse to believe the...Show More Summary
With the recent excitement the Kurt Cobain documentary, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, caused at Sundance, it seems everyone is giving their opinion on what happened in the final hours of the troubled singer’s life. While his death was...Show More Summary
This year is an embarrassment of riches if you’re really into documentaries about Kurt Cobain. First we had Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck, which was a legitimately very good documentary that painted a complicated and unsympathetic portrait of one of our most enduring rockstars. The other is Soaked In Bleach, a borderline offensive and unbelievably […]