This Week in History: June 10-16
Jerry Garcia begins his 5-day coma trip; Tina Turner biopic released; Heather Mills decides to divorce her sugar daddy Beatle; Nirvana’s Bleach unleashed; Cherry Garcia is given the go-ahead by Captain Trips
This Week in History: May 13 - 19
Chet Baker checks out; Keith Relf's freakish death; Weird Al "Smells Like Nirvana"; Sister Souljah wants to kill all white folks.
1991: The Year Punk Broke
The now-classic documentary of Sonic Youth's 1991 European tour with Dinosaur Jr and Nirvana. Also features Mudhoney, Babes in Toyland, The Ramones and others.
This Week In History - Sept. 24-30
Nevermind is released; Grohl joins Nirvana; Bruce Dickinson improves Iron Maiden; Blues Traveler bassist gets busted; The Drew Carey Show rocks out.
Headlines for May 25, 2010
Sleeping with Michael Jackson; Lily Allen: Songwriter of the Year?; Courtney Love Selling Nirvana
Headlines for April 29, 2010
Black Lips, Jim Jones and Of Montreal Play With Balls; Love Wants to Sell Cobain; Ant Calls Gallagher Out
Headlines for February 23, 2010
Elton John Claims Jesus Was Gay; Well Done Bruce! (Suck It, TicketMaster); Cobain Bio-Pic Coming Soon
This Week in History - Jan 9-15
Howlin' Wolf ascends to blues heaven, Nevermind reaches the top, and a new category is unveiled: horrific #1 singles.
Headlines for January 7, 2010
Karen O and Brian Eno Out of the Oscar Race; Hall of Fame Debates Changing Rules of Admission; Vampire Weekend Tour Dates
Smells Like Sloop John B by Nirvana vs. The Beach Boys
Nirvana and The Beach Boys collide head-first in a mash-up that's messier than an end-of-decade New Years party.
Headlines for December 11, 2009
New Album From Outkast (Maybe); New Album From Sonic Youth (Definitely); Portishead Aids Amnesty; US Lawmakers Steal Albini's Christmas
This Week in History - Nov. 14-20
Echo and The Bunnymen begin their career and two #1 hits punish our ears; Cab Calloway entertained to the end and Nirvana buck an MTV trend.
Headlines for September 18, 2009
Corgan One-Ups Radiohead; Solid Pavement Reunion News Makes 30-Somethings Shiver With Glee; Nirvana's Bleach Gets Reissue on 20th Anniversary; Devo's Back!
Headlines for September 14, 2009
People seem really pissed about this Kurt Cobain avatar thing...; Musicians Throwing their Support behind File Sharing; Julian Casablancas Announces Album Release
Headlines for September 11, 2009
How Deep is Your Love?; What Would You Ask Wayne Coyne?; Update: Call Off the Search!
Headlines for August 28, 2009
Pete Townshend Brings Back The Who, Tommy 2.0; Guitar Hero 5 Unveils Cobain Avatar
Headlines for August 6, 2009
Radiohead Releases New Song; Adam Yauch Recuperating from Surgery; Update: Supergroup Does Exist!
Headlines for July 28, 2009
James Blunt Has No Sense of Humor; Decemberists Announce Tour Dates; Coming Soon To a Beer Commercial Near You
Monday Mashups - Nirvana vs. Rick Astley
We can forgive ourselves for extending the nonsense if it produces something this novel.
Headlines for July 3, 2009
Rocking Supergroup in the Works?; Toronto Celebrates Canada Day with Michael Jackson Tribute; Breaking the Hearts of 13 Year Old Girls Everywhere . . .
Ten Songs About Depression and Suicide
Sad? Like really sad? Like do-something-rash-sad? Well then, here are ten songs that aren't going to help at all.
Headlines for June 9, 2009
More Evidence That We're All Getting Older; Apparently, Money Can Buy Anything; Tap Won't Tap Out
This Week In History - Apr. 6 to Apr. 12
This week we examine the legacies of Kurt Cobain and Tammy Wynette, plus a pop star with his pants down.
Nirvana Stoned Interview
We can't decide if this is hilarious, or just sad. Except for the part about the escalators. That's just plain common sense.
Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana
Woah. We haven't seen this in like, what, almost 20 years? Fuck we're old.
Quick & Dirty - Bad Flirt
Jasmine White-Gluz of Montreal's Bad Flirt talks about the cyclical nature of nostalgia and how it's creating a renewed interest in music and fashion from the '90s.
5. Heart-Shaped Box by Nirvana