18 hrs ago
Bruce Pavitt book signing draws Seattle music personalities
The Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery in Georgetown was packed full last night, with well-wishers eager to celebrate the publication of "Experiencing Nirvana: Grunge in Europe, 1989," by Sub Pop records co-founder Bruce Pavitt.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Lists + Metal's 10 Biggest Grunge Makeovers
As Charles Darwin so famously pointed out way back when, a big part of survival is adapting to your environment.
Bloc Party's lead singer is releasing a 3D printed record, and so can you
The record is made with a system developed by an Instructables employee. Deep in Autodesk's Pier 9 lair, I listened to a few of her printed and laser cut records.
Nirvana, In Utero: 20th Anniversary Edition - Album Review
In a recent NPR interview, Dave Grohl described the different methods used to record ' Nevermind ' and ' In Utero '.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Macklemore & Ryan Lewis nominated for 7 Grammy awards
Pop music pundits were predicting that the Seattle rap team of Macklemore and Ryan Lewis would show up in Friday's Grammy award announcement, but few expected the duo to rake in seven nominations.
25 years later, Mudhoney still rocks with their latest, Vanishing Point
LOS ANGELES , December 6, 2013 - The Seattle music scene received a lot of warranted attention in the late 80s and early 90s.
Get Ready for the Weekend with Electric Textiles and Nirvana's European Tour
First up, tonight at Town Hall, Ellen Forney and David Montgomery will be giving a performance.
WBAB-FM West Babylon
Dave Grohl Goes Country
Dave Grohl has worked with everyone from John Fogerty to Stevie Nicks to Rick Springfield and now country music's Zac Brown Band.
Topic Hub + Alt Rock On Tour With Nirvana: Photos + Interview
As he is quick to point out, Bruce Pavitt had a front row seat to one of rock's most exciting periods.
Soundcheck: Wavves get loud and rowdy at Park West
Wavves started out in 2008 as the bedroom recording project of San Diego's Nathan Williams, an outlet for him to craft supercatchy-but totally fractured-lo-fi pop songs.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
NPR Brands Ontd's Fav Lorde as the 'New Nirvana'
The name Lorde and the phrase "pop phenomenon" go together like black lipstick and pale skin.
The most iconic '90s videos
The tight pants, makeup and glam metal that dominated the late portion of '80s gave way to dirty hair, flannel shirts and grunge in the early '90s.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Universal Music Enterprises Introduces Its First Virtual Pop-Up Store ...
Featured Box-Set Titles Include The Beatles, Nirvana, The Who and Much, Much More! SANTA MONICA, Calif.-- -- This holiday season Universal Music Enterprises will launch its first ever virtual pop-up box-set store on December 4th, 2013.
Before Grunge: When A Small Seattle Label Convinced Kurt Cobain To Play On
Kurt Cobain was the first person sub Pop co-founders Jonathan Poneman and Bruce Pavitt encountered in Rome at the Piper Club.
The Georgia Straight
Gifts for the music fan in your life
Popular lore has it that you simply waited until the Sears catalogue hit the front steps, and then started feverishly leafing through the toy section.
Mudhoney reaches for the sky
When Mark Arm first started Mudhoney, he never imagined he would one day take his band straight to the top ... of Seattle's illustrious Space Needle.
Why 2013 Will Be Remembered As A Game-Changing Year For Albums
And you know what? The year 2013 is up there. It's had everythinga Event Albums When 2013 was eight days old, David Bowie released the song 'Where Are We Now?' and announced that his first album for a decade, 'The Next Day', would follow in March.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Creative Loafing Atlanta
Nirvana and the road to LameFest U.K.
On December 3, 1989, Nirvana pulled into London at the dog-end of a harrowing six-week tour that had sent the group zigzagging across Europe.
The Rocks Off 200: Odd Hours and Back to Back's Hank Doyle
Welcome to The Rocks Off 200 , our portrait gallery of the most compelling profiles and personalities in the far-flung Houston music community -- a lot more than just musicians, but of course they're in there too.
Songs of Christmas: All Dave Grohl edition
If you're like me, you've probably been thinking, "You know what would make this Christmas special? Hearing Nirvana sing a Christmas carol."