Watch Nirvana Members Reunite, Joined By Beck & St. Vincent In Los Angeles

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The surviving members of Nirvana reunited on Saturday night at the Art Of Elysium Gala in Los Angeles. The performance featured Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Pat Smear playing a five-song set. The last time the three of them played together was in 2018. They were joined by some special guest … More »

Marc Jacobs Countersues Nirvana Over Smiley Face Design

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NirvanaMarc Jacobs has doubts that Kurt Cobain created a smiley face design that is the subject of an ongoing legal fight. On Tuesday, via counterclaims against Nirvana, the fashion designer seeks a declaration that the band’s copyright registration is invalid and unenforceable. More »

Watch Weezer Cover Nirvana’s “Lithium” At Rock In Rio

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Weezer are currently on tour in South America, and they’ve introduced a new cover into their setlist: Nirvana’s “Lithium.” They’ve played the Nevermind track on all of their live dates in SA so far, including at this weekend’s appearance at the Rock In Rio festival in Brazil. Weezer performed right before a headlining set from … More »

Watch Haim Mash Up Lil Nas X’s “Panini” And Nirvana’s “In Bloom” In The BBC Live Lounge

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HaimHere’s a fun fact that, depending on your perspective, might not actually be all that fun: Lil Nas X’s current single “Panini,” which credits Kurt Cobain as one of its songwriters, is currently at #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 — one spot higher than any actual Nirvana songs. (“Smells Like Teen Spirit” … More »

Seattle Record Store Discovers Kurt Cobain Royalty Check From 1991

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Twenty-eight years after the release of Nirvana’s Nevermind, fans are still discovering new secrets left behind in the album’s wake. A Seattle record store owner recently uncovered an uncashed royalty check written to Kurt Cobain six months before Nirvana’s landmark album ever hit record store shelves nationwide, CNN reports. Easy Street Records owner … More »

Lil Nas X – “Panini”

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Lil-Nas-XLil Nas X is, of course, the force between “Old Town Road,” the unstoppable pop juggernaut that has been the #1 single in America these past 11 weeks. Tonight, Lil Nas X will release 7, his debut EP. And today, he’s shared another track from that EP. It’s called “Panini,” and … More »

Nirvana, R.E.M., The Roots, Steely Dan Address Loss Of Masters In Universal Fire

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Studio FireYesterday, a New York Times feature revealed that thousands upon thousands of master tapes from artists like Louis Armstrong, Janet Jackson, and Tupac were destroyed in a 2008 fire at Universal Studios Hollywood. Although the fire itself was public knowledge, the loss of Universal Music Group’s recordings was kept secret, with even the … More »

Kurt Cobain’s “Corporate Magazines Still Suck” Shirt Becomes $550 Designer Tee

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VetementsStruggling to reconcile your disdain for the establishment with your affinity for designer clothing? Wishing you could express both with a single garment? Fret no longer! Rolling Stone reports that the Parisian design collective and fashion label Vetements is now selling an “Oversized Printed Cotton-Jersey T-Shirt” that rips off the More »

Suicide, Mental Illness, & Music 25 Years After Kurt Cobain’s Death

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Shortly after the 2017 suicides of Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell and Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington, the air was thick with talk of clinical depression, artists and writers using their platforms to reassert that this illness is debilitating, serious and real. More »