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  1. New documentary shows Kurt Cobain as he wasRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | Philly.com

    When Brett Morgen was working through the drawings, journals, home videos, and sound collages that Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain left behind after taking his life in 1994, the filmmaker found a note to Cobain's then-girlfriend Tracey Marander, written in the late 1980s. "I'm going to work now," Cobain wrote.

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  2. Kurt & Courtney director Nick Broomfield reveals working with Love...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    'It was a nightmare!' Kurt & Courtney director Nick Broomfield reveals working with Love on the 1998 documentary was a 'living hell' With the upcoming debut of HBO doc Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, HuffPost Live decided to revisit director Nick Broomfield's go at it, with his 1998 film Kurt & Courtney. While visiting to promote his latest film, which is premiering on the same network - Tales of the Grim Sleeper - the 67-year-old recounted the 'miserable experience' of working with the star.

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  3. 'Kurt & Courtney' Director Says Courtney Love Made Filmmaking Experience A 'Living Hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Switched

    "Montage of Heck" is the latest documentary to explore the psyche of late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, but it's certainly not the most controversial. Seventeen years after he made waves with his documentary "Kurt & Courtney," director Nick Broomfield has less than fond memories of the production, he told HuffPost Live on Friday.

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  4. Gerard Way and Hayley Williams Support Frances Bean Cobain Against TabloidsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    After Frances Bean Cobain spoke at the Los Angeles premiere of Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck on April 21, a few Internet tabloids criticized the way she looked. Cobain, who's an executive producer on the film, fired back at the media on her Twitter, and she received support from former My Chemical Romance frontman Gerard Way and Paramore frontwoman Haley Williams .

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  5. Kurt Cobain is Honored in the Stunning Montage of HeckRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | City Pages

    A post-Wikipedia biographical documentary , Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck finds Brett Morgen constructing a feature-length collage of notebook entries, demo tapes, rehearsal footage, home movies, archival photos, and drawings and artwork by the late Nirvana frontman. It's an impressive, comprehensive assemblage, designed to impart not a point-by-point historical account but, instead, a larger sense of why Cobain was who he was.

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  6. Rob Cohen on Being Canadian, as only Canadians can beRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    ... Saturday, April 25. The Globe spoke with Cohen by phone. Director Brett Morgan spent seven years creating Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, a bittersweet stream-of-consciousness-style documentary about the Nirvana frontman. We started making it seven ...

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  7. Box Office Preview: 'Adaline,' 'The Water Diviner,' 'Adult Beginners'Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WHDH

    ... be the grownup in that caretaker relationship. "Adult Beginners" is rated R. Examine the life of a legend in "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck." this biography digs deep into the upbringing of the late Nirvana frontman right up to the day he took his ...

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  8. Kate Taylor: Why the narrating voice of God has disappeared at Hot DocsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Globe and Mail

    ... world's best restaurants. This was the voice of the narrator. Director Brett Morgan spent seven years creating Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, a bittersweet stream-of-consciousness-style documentary about the Nirvana frontman. Voice-over narration has ...

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  9. The Apartment That Kurt Cobain & Courtney Love Shared In LA Is Up For RentRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Perez Hilton

    Not only are they getting a look into the life of Kurt Cobain in the HBO documentary, Montage of Heck , out May 4 - but they can also live life like the rockstar by staying in his Los Angeles apartment! The apartment that Kurt and Courtney Love shared in El Lay from 1991-1992 is available for rent on Airbnb ! This is definitely something fans should look into staying at if they're in the Los Angeles area! According to the listing on the popular apartment rental site, it describes the space as the perfect combination of comfort, style, and rock 'n' roll history! It reads: "Welcome to my spacious two-bedroom apartment.

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  10. Rent Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's Old Los Angeles Apartment on AirbnbRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Next time you're organizing a vacation to California while vigorously surfing the Airbnb website, you might just stumble upon the listing for a Fairfax apartment, once occupied by Nirvana front man Kurt Cobain and his then-pregnant wife, Courtney Love. Current resident and interior designer Brian Kleinman allows visitors to stay in the 1500 square-foot apartment for just $290 a night-chump change for any genuine Nirvana devotee.

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  11. In the pipeline: San Francisco author Adam Johnson to publish a new book of short storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Democrat

    Adam Johnson, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of "The Orphan Master's Son" , returns to his North Korean subject matter for at least one of the six short stories to be published Aug. 18 as "Fortune Smiles: Stories" . The collection also will feature "Nirvana," a Kurt Cobain-inflected narrative about a programmer worried about his sick wife's suicidal tendencies that last year won the Sunday Times of London prize that carries the world's largest single cash award for a short story .

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  12. Checking In : Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's Old Fairfax Apartment is Now a Short-Term RentalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Curbed

    The Fairfax two-bedroom where Kurt Cobain supposedly holed-up with Courtney Love from 1991 to 1992 and wrote songs for In Utero is now available on Airbnb . Considering that the famed punk and grunge venue in the Arts District where Nirvana sometimes played is now a yoga studio , becoming a short-term rental isn't a totally terrible fate for this tiny piece of rock history.

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  13. Kurt Cobain's flat goes up for sale complete with bad taste vaseRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Metro

    A flat that Kurt Cobain shared with Courtney Love has gone up for rent on Airbnb - and what a transformation from when he lived in it! Gone is all the clutter and the graffiti-covered walls - it's actually a pretty nice flat if you fancy getting your hands on it. When they owned it in the early 90s, Cobain and Love paid around a quarter of that price.

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  14. 5 Tribeca Films We Want to See in Theaters This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WVII

    ... of the big stories to come out of the Tribeca Film Festival was Courtney Love's appearance at the premiere of Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck , the new documentary about the late Nirvana singer's life. During a panel, Love became visibly emotional and ...

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  15. PhotosCourtney Love, Frances Bean Cobain, Blink-182 And More Attend...Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NME

    Kurt Cobain documentary Montage Of Heck had its premiere this week at Hollywood's Egyptian Theatre, with Courtney Love, daughter Frances Bean Cobain and Blink-182 among the guests in attendance. NME recently spoke to director Brett Morgan about the making of the intimate and revealing film and how "Kurt died of a broken heart".

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  16. Can You Believe That Chloe Sevigny Was Jane Pratt's Intern At Sassy ?Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Refinery 29

    ... Hair to be a Feminist?" and "Ain't Love Grand?" (over an iconic photo of Courtney Love smooching a smirking Kurt Cobain). They've since become collector's items. Columns like "It Happened to Me" touched on real subjects that other teen magazines ...

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  17. 'Montage of Heck' reveals unseen sides of Kurt CobainRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love were goofing off at home when she asked him one of the most fundamental questions about his public perception. "Why are you the good one and I'm the bad one?" she asked, teasingly, about how the media portrayed their stormy romantic relationship.

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  18. Montage of Heck Director Reveals Intimate Details About Film's Release in New InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Northwest Music Scene

    I've been reading a lot of reviews from the local press and fans about the new documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck and to steal a classic line from Patrick Swayze - "Opinions vary." I myself enjoyed the hell out of the film and I felt it covered all the things that should have been covered.

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  19. Brett Morgen Is Bawling Over 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Spin

    Brett Morgen is exhausted. After spending eight years filming the first official Kurt Cobain biopic, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck , submerging himself in the late Nirvana singer's memorabilia , and participating in more interviews than he'd care to give, the director can finally present his magnum opus to audiences - but it turns out that red carpets are paved with their own stressors.

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  20. Intermission: Love storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... works. Rule, a Normandy Park resident, has seen her health decline since late 2013. " a " Embracing the Myth of Kurt Cobain ," by Spencer Kornhaber : I'm excited to watch "Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck" for myself, but in the meantime, it's inspiring ...

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