kurt cobain

Don’t Miss It: “Kurt Cobain: Montage Of Heck” Airs Tonight On HBO

Set your DVR. Tonight at 9 p.m., HBO will premiere “Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck,” a documentary about the Nirvana frontman produced by his daughter Frances Bean Cobain, and trust…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Francis Bean Cobain Speaks Publicly For The First Time About Dad Kurt Cobain In Rolling Stone

In an upcoming cover story for Rolling Stone, Frances Bean Cobain, the 22-year-old daughter of Courtney Love and the late Kurt Cobain, speaks for the first time about her parents and the upcoming…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Police Release Kurt Cobain Letter Calling Courtney Love “A Bitch With Zits”

Police released a note found inside Kurt Cobain’s wallet the day he committed suicide which reads, “Do you Kurt Cobain take Courtney Michelle Love to be your lawful shredded…

Jessica Wakeman |

So Rad: 4 Women Fronted Nirvana At Last Night’s Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

This is awesome. Last night, Nirvana was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, just days after the 20 year anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death from suicide, and…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Nirvana Musical Is “Very Likely,” Says Courtney Love

Courtney Love said she and Kurt Cobain’s daughter Frances Bean have agreed that a “respectful but honest” Nirvana musical is “very likely.” I’m still going to take everything Love…

Jessica Wakeman |

For Just $500K You Can Own Kurt Cobain’s Childhood Home

Got half a million dollars lying around? Because Kurt Cobain’s childhood home is for sale. Cobain’s mom, Wendy O’Connor, is sharing childhood photos of a smiling, youthful Kurt taken inside…

Claire Hannum |

Kathleen Hanna Explains The Origins Of “Smells Like Teen Spirit”

This one’s an oldie but a goodie: Riot grrl hero and fellow Colonel Mustard fan Kathleen Hanna is the woman responsible (in small part, anyway) for the epic Nirvana song…

Julie Gerstein |

Happy Birthday, Kurt Cobain: Here Are Some Of His Most Feminist Quotes

Kurt Cobain would have been 46 today. Do you remember where you were when you found out he’d killed himself? I was in high school art class, likely making some…

Julie Gerstein |

A Comprehensive List Of Kurt Cobain’s Favorite Bands

Kurt Cobain made great music as the frontman of Nirvana, but he was also influenced by a slew of great musicians, too. For proof, we present this incredible list of…

Julie Gerstein |

Courtney Love And Sam Lufti Are Working On A Kurt Cobain Musical Or Movie

Courtney Love is working on a movie or Broadway musical about her relationship with Kurt Cobain set to Nirvana music, according to none other than Britney Spears’ ex-manager Sam Lufti.

Jessica Wakeman |

Frances Bean Cobain Is A Chip Off The Ol’ Block

The older Frances Bean Cobain gets and the more she comes into her own, the more, I think, she resembles her parents. Dad Kurt Cobain’s pink hair and mom Courtney…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Conspiracy Theory: Paul Ryan Cribbed From Nirvana

We’re going to suggest taking this one with a shaker full of salt, but the Internet is buzzing with accusations that Paul Ryan stole the kinda-vaguely touching anecdote he told…

Newser |

Nobody Puts Kurt Cobain In The Corner

Back in the day, MTV asked that Kurt Cobain effectively sing along to the pre-recorded tracks during one of Nirvana’s “live” performances on the network.But he wasn’t into the idea…

Julie Gerstein |

Hot Links: Kurt Cobain’s Solo Album & Bar Refaeli Gets Groped

Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain was apparently working on a solo album when he took his own life. Erik Erlandson (who played in Courtney Love’s band Hole at the time) likened…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Courtney Love Says Dave Grohl Is “Sexually Obsessed” With Kurt Cobain, Accuses Him Of Hitting On Frances Bean

Courtney Love and Twitter always mix like alcohol and heavy machinery, and this time around the singer is accusing former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl of attempting to seduce her daughter,…

Newser |

Courtney Love & 10 Other Stars Who Used The Word “Rape” Insensitively

Geez ladies, by now we should all know that referring to anything other than rape as “rape” is just a bad idea. It trivializes what rape actually is and manages…

The Frisky |

Forever 21 Rips Off (Wait For It) Kurt Cobain

Forever 21’s warpath of cultural and social appropriation knows no bounds. Its latest target? The obscure ’80s San Francisco punk band Flipper, whose most well-known fan was probably the late…

Julie Gerstein |

Yep, Courtney Love Is Definitely Mad At Kurt Cobain

“Mad? Ya think?! If he came back right now I’d have to kill him, for what he did to us. I’d f**king kill him. I’d f**k him, and then I’d…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |

Just A Bunch Of Friends Hanging Out

Oh, you know, Kurt Cobain and Dave Grohl and Frances Bean, just chilling with RuPaul. Right? The ’90s were a weird time. [Another Magazine] …

Julie Gerstein |

Who’s That Girl? Frances Bean Cobain Is All Grown Up!

Damn. How amazing does Frances Bean Cobain, daughter of the late Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love, look in this photograph shot by designer Hedi Slimane? Other pics on Slimane’s blog…

Amelia McDonell-Parry |
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