News featuring Nirvana

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’14 Jul 21 Mon

Monday 21st July

  • Krist Novoselic Defends Eddie Vedder Following Anti-War Controversy

    While Pearl Jam vocalist Eddie Vedder recently faced criticism over a anti-war speech, the singer has also seen a lot of support for his peace-seeking words. Now stepping in to back the rocker and add a few words of his own is Krist Novoselic. An open letter from the former Nirvana bassist applauded Vedder for standing up and speaking out against the current Israel/Palestine conflict. While detractors alleged that Vedder's words, which castigated war practitioners "looking for a reason to kill," were "anti-Israel," Novoselic refuted those claims by thanking Vedder for "speaking up for...Read More

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  • Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic backs Eddie Vedder

    Novoselic writes lengthy message of support to Pearl Jam singer

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’14 Jul 19 Sat

Saturday 19th July

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Thursday 17th July

  • Teen Death releasing an EP on 6131 (stream two tracks)

    by Andrew Sacher

    Richmond, VA punks Teen Death recently signed to 6131 Records (formerly home to Touche Amore and Joyce Manor) and will release their debut EP, Crawling, on the label. It was recorded by Kevin Bernsten (Pianos Become the Teeth, Full of Hell) and will be out September 16. Teen Death sound like they've thrown Nirvana, Weezer, and Dillinger Four into a blender and have come out with a mix that's not shy about it's influences but fun as hell to listen to. We've got the premiere of brand new single "Friends," which you can listen to, along with previous single "I'm Crawling," below.

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’14 Jul 16 Wed

Wednesday 16th July

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Monday 14th July

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Thursday 10th July

  • Jawbreaker Treat '24 Hour Revenge Therapy' to Expanded Reissue

    Classic Bay Area pop punks Jawbreaker's reissue campaign continues, with news that the band's beloved third LP, 24 Hour Revenge Therapy, will be given the deluxe treatment this fall. As it had been for revamps of debut album Unfun and sophomore set Bivouac, the latest version of the group's 1994 effort will be served up via Blackball Records, with CD and LP editions arriving October 14. 24 Hour Revenge Therapy came in the wake of the buzz built up by the band's first pair of platters and the Chesterfield King EP, as well as touring with Nirvana, and...Read More

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’14 Jul 9 Wed

Wednesday 9th July

  • Half Japanese – “In Its Pull”

    The legendary art-rock band Half Japanese have had a cult following since the ’80s — well before Kurt Cobain asked them to open for Nirvana in 1993 (more recently they’ve been opening for Neutral Milk Hotel). Now the band have announced Overjoyed, their first album in 13 years. Below you can listen to the first [...]

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’14 Jul 8 Tue

Tuesday 8th July

  • ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Is Inspired By Nirvana And 4 Other Secrets From The Set

    With Reporting by Eric Ditzian In less than a month, fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe will finally get to embrace the “universe” part of the equation. That’s because “Guardians of the Galaxy” blasts into theaters in August, bringing an all-original space epic loaded with action, adventure, heart and humor. The film follows a fivesome... Read more »

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