News featuring Nirvana

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’15 Apr 23 Thu

Thursday 23rd April

  • Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's former apartment listed on Airbnb

    Los Angeles apartment shared by the couple in 1991 and 1992 available for short-term rent through website Airbnb, for £760 per month

    If you want to live like Kurt Cobain but don’t have the spare $400,000 to buy his Washington childhood home, you’re in luck. An LA apartment that the Nirvana frontman shared with Courtney Love a few years before he died has been listed on short-term rental website Airbnb, at the price of about £760 ($1,140) per week.

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’15 Apr 22 Wed

Wednesday 22nd April

  • Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's Old L.A. Apartment Available on Airbnb

    In the market for a more intimate look at the life of Kurt Cobain that rivals the new Montage of Heck documentary? Well, a Los Angeles man has you covered, as he's been renting out a bedroom in Cobain and Courtney Love's old apartment on Airbnb. As Vulture points out, California resident Brandon Kleinman has been living in the space, situated in L.A.'s Fairfax district, since 2011. Cobain and Love lived there between 1991 and 1992, while Love was pregnant with their child, Frances Bean Cobain. Kleinman noted that he wasn't aware of the Nirvana connection until the landlord filled...

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  • Kurt & Courtney’s Squalid L.A. Apartment Is Now An Airbnb Rental

    In case watching the intensely personal Brett Morgen documentary Cobain: Montage Of Heck didn’t leave you feeling close enough to Nirvana’s late frontman, there’s one more thing you can do to optimize your fandom. Brandon Kleiman, the man who now rents Cobain and Courtney Love’s former L.A. apartment — the one they disappeared into on […]

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  • 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck' to Screen Across Canada in May

    Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the long-awaited documentary about the late Nirvana frontman and grunge icon, will finally premiere on HBO on May 4. As previously reported, the film is also receiving a limited theatrical release, and today we're happy to confirm it will screen across Canada. Cineplex theatres will screen the movie as part of their new Front Row Centre Events Series called Music at the Movies. The film will screen on May 4, with some theatres also showing it on May 7. The film is being shown in 75 cinemas across the country, with screenings in all 10 provinces. ...

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  • listen to an unearthed recording of Kurt Cobain covering The Beatles' "And I Love Her"

    by Andrew Sacher

    For the new Kurt Cobain documentary, Montage of Heck (coming to HBO on 5/4), director Brett Morgen unearthed some previously-unreleased music by the Nirvana frontman, including a cover of The Beatles' "And I Love Her." (Kurt's a known fan of early Beatles.) It's a rawly-recorded acoustic cover, and Kurt gives it a melancholic spin that sounds more like "Something in the Way" than The Beatles' original. Listen below.

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  • Comeback Kid Streaming Their Cover Of Nirvana’s “Territorial Pissings”

    Pissing in the rain...

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’15 Apr 21 Tue

Tuesday 21st April

  • Legendary Divorce (mem Ladder Devils) released their debut EP on Reptilian Records (stream it, watch a video)

    by Andrew Sacher

    Philly's Legendary Divorce include members of Ladder Devils, The Minor Times, and surprisingly enough, The Starting Line, but the latter's shiny pop punk is nowhere to be found here. They're named after a Nirvana lyric and actually formed as a Nirvana tribute band at first, and similar to Ladder Devils, AmRep-style noise rock is a big influence too. They recently put out their debut EP, Make Me, on Reptilian Records (Pg.99, Fight Amp, Clockcleaner), and the video for its song "Easy" premieres in this post. Check it out, with a stream of the whole EP, below.

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