News featuring Nirvana

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Monday 20th October

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Thursday 9th October

  • Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2015 nominees include The Smiths, Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, NWA, Chic, Kraftwerk & more

    Nine Inch Nails at Jones Beach in August (more by Greg Cristman)

    The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2015 nominees have been announced including The Smiths, Green Day, Nine Inch Nails, Stevie Ray Vaughn, Bill WIthers and Sting (who's also in the Rock Hall with The Police), all being nominated for the first time. Additionally, there's Lou Reed (who's also in the Rock Hall with the Velvet Underground), NWA, The Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Chic, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Kraftwerk, The Marvellettes and The Spinners.

    Read the complete article at www.brooklynvegan.com

’14 Oct 7 Tue

Tuesday 7th October

  • Beach Boys' "God Only Knows" Gets Star-Studded Cover from Pharrell, Dave Grohl, Lorde, Stevie Wonder

    A new charity single has just been unveiled, and it's a collaboration of Band-Aid-sized proportions. It's a cover of the Beach Boys' classic love song "God Only Knows," and it was commissioned to celebrate the launch of BBC Music. The track's newly unveiled music video features a staggering heap of stars. In addition to Beach Boys mastermind Brian Wilson, the artists who have participated in the project include (deep breath): Pharrell Williams, Dave Grohl (of Foo Fighters, Nirvana), Lorde, Chris Martin (of Coldplay), Stevie Wonder, Elton John, Florence Welch (of Florence + the Machine),...Read More

    Read the complete article at exclaim.ca

’14 Oct 6 Mon

Monday 6th October

  • VLMA – “Thumb Bucket” (Stereogum Premiere)

    VLMA recorded their upcoming self-titled release while they were still a duo (they’ve since added another member), and they did it completely analog without the help of computers. That gives their sound a harsher old-school feel, which only amplifies their energetic and blaring take on garage rock. “Thumb Bucket” is a classic slice of post-Nirvana [...]

    Read the complete article at stereogum.feedsportal.com

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Wednesday 1st October

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Monday 29th September

  • KEN mode To Record New Album “Success” With Steve Albini

    KEN mode have laid out their plans for their new album “Success“. Exclaim have worked that the band are due to begin tracking the effort at Empire Recording in Winnipeg, MB on November 23rd with producer/engineer Steve Albini (Nirvana, Zao). Among the scheduled guests for the outing are Oxbow‘s Eugene Robinson and members of Full Of Hell. Tentative track titles for the outing include: “Blessed” “Absolutely Not” “Failing At Fun Since 1981” “Dead Actors” “A Catalog Of Small Disappointments” “Management … Continue reading →

    Read the complete article at www.theprp.com

  • KEN Mode to Record 'Success' LP with Steve Albini

    Canadian noise mongers KEN Mode were still promoting their 2013 album Entrench as of a couple of months ago, but now they've moved onto the next step: working on a new LP. Recording has yet to begin for the forthcoming collection, but it already has a title: Success. Starting on November 23, it will be recorded with legendary alt-rock hero Steve Albini (Nirvana, Pixies, Shellac) at Empire Recording in Winnipeg. During the sessions, Eugene Robinson of Oxbow and members of Full of Hell will stop by to make guest appearances. The guys are planning things out well in...Read More

    Read the complete article at exclaim.ca

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Monday 22nd September

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Friday 19th September

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Thursday 18th September

  • Cancers: Fatten the Leeches

    Fatten the Leeches has a lo-fi aesthetic that’s charming.

    Cancers is an Athens, Georgia, group comprised of the duo of Ella Kaspar and Lenny Miller, who recently tied the knot. Their sound is a throwback to the grunge sounds of the early ‘90s, which is evidenced by the fact that their debut album Fatten the Leeches was recorded in Seattle with none other than Jack Endino as producer. Endino was responsible for knob-twiddling for the likes of Nirvana, Hole, Babes in Toyland and Soundgarden.…

    Read the complete article at www.popmatters.com

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