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  1. Interview:The Orwells' rebel rouser lead singer, Mario Cuomo on school and stageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    ... DIY aesthetic. Standout tracks here include the guitar-woozy "Who Needs You"; the Jimmy Morrison crossed with Kurt Cobain sounding " The Righteous One " and Bowie-tinged "Bathroom Tiles Blues". And while their second full-length effort boasts some ...

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  2. '94 Week: Questlove Remembers The Roots' Self-Exile Of 1994Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Vibe

    ... months of the year. Aerosmith had left and gone to Sony, Guns N Roses wasn't going to release an album, and then Kurt Cobain committed suicide. My manager said "We're going to get dropped, we need to do something." In two weeks, we decided that we ...

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  3. Joan Jett Says She Has No "Mission"; Thinks Fans Respect Her AuthenticityRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WOZZ-FM Appleton

    It's been a pretty gigantic year for Joan Jett . In April, Jett appeared onstage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame awards ceremony, standing in for the late Kurt Cobain to play "Smells Like Teen Spirit" during Nirvana 's performance.

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  4. Kiss Raise Over $1 Million For Oregon Military MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ContactMusic.com

    ... Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony was an emotional event in more ways than one. Not only was the late Kurt Cobain inducted into... Today's the day! A new year's worth of rock royalty will tonight be ushered into the coveted Rock and Roll ...

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  5. Stereotypes? Why Do Solo Mustaches & Goatees Have Such a Bad Reputation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CNN

    ... again in the 80s and suddenly in the early 90s came back into popularity with the Gen X grungers (inspired by Kurt Cobain) by the late 90s they were arguably the most popular form of facial hair (by goatees I mean circle beards not simply beards) ...

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  6. Gene Simmons To Launch Music Reality ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ContactMusic.com

    ... Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony was an emotional event in more ways than one. Not only was the late Kurt Cobain inducted into... Today's the day! A new year's worth of rock royalty will tonight be ushered into the coveted Rock and Roll ...

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  7. KISS' Gene Simmons Retracts Statement That Nirvana Were Not Icons [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In a new interview with Esquire KISS bassist Gene Simmons has flip-flopped on his previous statement that Nirvana were not worthy of icon status. Last year, Simmons iterated that he believed that Nirvana would not have a lasting impact on music because they had not released enough records: " Kurt Cobain - no, that's one or two records, that's not enough.

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  8. Listening to Patti Smith: 'Gone Again'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... return to the Southern Cross with "The Coral Sea," her long poetic tribute to Mapplethorpe. Smith didn't know Kurt Cobain personally, but "I was heartbroken when he committed suicide," she told Chris Kornelis in a 2010 Seattle Weekly interview. "I ...

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  9. Rock god Gene Simmons: Rock isn't just dead, 'it was murdered'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Examiner.com

    ... of the title track to the classic 1978 album. No, because, according to Gene Simmons, rock died shortly after Kurt Cobain ended his life in a heroin daze in 1994. He laments that the music industry hasn't produced an iconic band since the Cobain-led ...

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  10. Gene Simmons: KISS axeman flip-flops on Nirvana's icon statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Examiner.com

    ... month in an interview conducted by his son, Nick Simmons.) What Simmons said about Nirvana's rock legacy was: "Kurt Cobain - no, that's one or two records, that's not enough. Amy Winehouse - that's one or two records, that's not enough. What, just ...

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  11. Six memorable, unusual uses of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... Equal parts unique take and grunge freakout, Nirvana's 1992 performance in Reading, Pennsylvania featured Kurt Cobain messily riffing on the Anthem's chord progression over Dave Grohl's off-tempo drums. It's not something you want to listen to over ...

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  12. This Day in Music History: September 12thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | WPLR

    2002: The house that Nirvana singer and guitarist Kurt Cobain lived in as from age 11 to 15 was put up for sale on eBay and eventually sold for $210,000. In 2000 the house was valued at $52,660.

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  13. J Mascis - Tied To A Star Album ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | ContactMusic.com

    ... tribute album to The Beatles' 1967 classic Sgt.... Dinosaur Jr. frontman J Mascis has revealed that Kurt Cobain asked him to join Nirvana, on more than one occasion. In an article with Spin... Whether fronting alternative rock legends and pioneers ...

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  14. St. Vincent leaps ahead, will tour with Black KeysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... Vincent," had her highest Billboard chart debut (No. 12), she played on "Saturday Night Live" and filled in for Kurt Cobain at Nirvana's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision/AP, file) New York a After watching a ...

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  15. Shearer: "Frank" unmasks the dangers of pop stardomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Athens Banner-Herald

    This past spring marked the 20th anniversary of the death of Nirvana lead singer and guitarist Kurt Cobain. As was the case when it happened, there was a lot of talk about the impact his band had on the world of music.

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  16. Courtney Love Gets Candid About Daughter Frances Bean CobainRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | ABC News

    ... Calif. After years of drama, Courtney Love says her relationship with the daughter she had with the late Kurt Cobain is "really good." Frances Bean, 22, usually stays out of the public eye, but the daughter of the late Nirvana frontman, who ...

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  17. Courtney Love and Frances Bean may actually like being familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | She Knows

    ... enthralled in the celeb world, she's ... Courtney Love and Frances Bean Cobain, her daughter with late husband Kurt Cobain, have never really been the picture of a loving family, so it may come as a bit of a surprise that these two actually have a ...

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  18. St. Vincent leaps ahead, will tour with Black KeysSt. Vincent leaps...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Journal and Courier

    ... Vincent," had her highest Billboard chart debut (No. 12), she played on "Saturday Night Live" and filled in for Kurt Cobain at Nirvana's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction. After watching a video of St. Vincent's performance at a British rock ...

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  19. This Day in Music History: September 9thRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | WPLR

    1992: At the ninth annual MTV Video Music Awards at the Pauley Pavilion in Los Angeles, Van Halen won Video of the Year, Best Direction and Best Editing for "Right Now". Backstage during the show, Kurt Cobain and Axl Rose got into an argument after Courtney Love jokingly asked Rose to be the godfather of Cobain's daughter Frances Bean.

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  20. Courtney Love Says Relationship with Daughter Frances Bean Is 'Really Good'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | People

    ... Angeles. "We live four doors down from each other!" Bean, now 22, was only 1 when her father, Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, committed suicide. Today, she largely stays out of the limelight - with a few exceptions . "I respect how reclusive she is. ...

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