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VOTD: Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love Duet Surfaces

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A new documentary about Hole drummer Patty Schemel revealed some rare vintage footage of Kurt Cobain, Courtney Love and their daughter Frances Bean. In it, we see what seems like an unfinished duet between Cobain and Love, as well as footage of Cobain playing around with baby Bean. Check out the video...

Courtney Love Is On Another Hateful Twitter Rant Against Dave Grohl

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Courtney Love is at it agains, only this time, she's also bad mouthing her daughter Frances Bean Cobain. Last night on her private Twitter account, Courtney Love accused Dave Grohl of making a move on Frances Bean, claiming that 'his hands were all over her' in the back of some anonymous car, and that he has a sick sex obsession with...

Courtney Love Takes On The Muppets, Accuses Them Of Rape

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Courtney Love is attacking muppets now. TMZ reports that Love believes Kermit the Frog and his gang of Muppet friends 'raped' the memory of her late husband and former Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain by using his song 'Smells Like Teen Spirit' in their 2011 movie, without her permission.

Remembering Kurt Cobain

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Kurt Cobain took his own life on April 5, 1994, seventeen years ago today. Over the course of his all-too-brief career, Cobain changed the face of popular music and inspired a new generation of artists. He gave a voice to the silent masses and served as an idol for legions of fans. Sadly, he struggled with hiw own inner demons, and being cast as the icon...

Kurt Cobain Wrote Music For 'Ren And Stimpy'?

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According to NME, two of the best parts of the 1990’s—i.e., Nirvana and Ren and Stimpy—were once would-be collaborators, as Kurt Cobain apparently attempted to write a song for the bizarre and irreverent scatological cartoon from the Nickelodeon network.  Which would have pretty much been the greatest...

Experience Music Project To Unveil Nirvana Retrospective in April

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Nirvana fans, rejoice—at least until the inevitably crushing and depressing biopic is released—as the Nirvana: Taking Punk to the Masses exhibition is set to open at Seattle’s Experience Music Project on April 16th and will, according to Spinner, “boast more than 200 artifacts related to the legendary grunge group” including such nuggets as “rare and unseen pieces...

Courtney Love Changes Name, Stops Talking About Kurt

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Entertainment Weekly reports that funeral-makeup practice cadaver/ rock singer Courtney Love no longer has any use for her famous last name, insisting that she will now go on using her given name, Courtney Michelle Harrison. Says Love, er, Harrison:

Watch: Nirvana On Ice - A Horrible Marriage

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The 2010 Olympics may be over but man oh man, do we have a GEM for you. You may think you've gotten your fill of ice skating competitions, but thanks to Boing Boing (via BoreMe.com) and the the creators of YouTube we can ask you to go back in time with us and gawk at this horrific marriage of Nirvana and figure skating.

Kurt Cobain Biopic Snags The Messenger Director

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After Gus Van Sant’s fictionalized account within Last Days, and Nick Broomfield’s Courtney-did-it “documentary” Kurt and Courtney, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain is set to get a third cinematic treatment.  The twist?  The film—get this!—aims to be an accurate, true-story portrayal of singer/ guitarist who committed suicide in 1994. Deadline Hollywood reports...

Courtney Love Loses Custody of Frances Bean Cobain

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Courtney Love has lost her most precious possession -- her daughter. TMZ reported that Love lost temporary guardianship of her and Kurt Cobain's 17-year-old daughter on Friday Dec. 14th; the teen is now in the custody of Cobain's mother, Wendy O'Connor, and sister, Kimberly Dawn Cobain. The celebrity news site released pictures of the three-long page order. However, the public release did...

Guitar Hero CEO Says Kurt Cobain Can Sing Bon Jovi

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Guitar Hero CEO Says Kurt Cobain Can Sing Bon Jovi
Guitar Hero 5 is having some issues in both the legal department and their liaison with musicians. To many fans of the game, getting a certain avatar to sing other people's songs can sound kind of fun. However, it might be a little weird to hear Kurt Cobain exclaim, "Yeah Boyeeee" like Public Enemy's Flavor Flav or sing songs by Bon Jovi... or...

Nirvana Members Not Happy With Guitar Hero 5

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Krist Novoselic and Dave Grohl, the surviving members of Nirvana, on Thursday issued a statement objecting to the use of the late Kurt Cobain's likeness in the Guitar Hero 5 video game. In the game players who unlock Cobain’s image can utilize him for any kind of song the player wants. Grohl and Novoselic have urged Activision (the maker of...

Music Shiznit: Look the Part

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Into cool music shiznit? Check out Worn Free, a T-shirt Company that blends rock and roll and fashion with a series of T-shirts originally worn by legends like John Lennon, Kurt Cobain, Joe Strummer, Janis Joplin, Frank Zappa and many others.

Destroyed Kurt Cobain Guitar Sold for $100,000

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How much would you pay for a priceless piece of Nirvana memorabilia? Apparently a lot. The auctioned off guitar was destroyed by Kurt Cobain during a concert in New Jersey. A short while later Cobain traded the guitar with The Grannies and Hullabaloo guitarist for a working one. The guitar sold by Sluggo, a friend of Cobain's, for $100,000 in a US auction to an unidentified private...