John Lennon Victorious In NME ‘Ultimate Icon’ Poll

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Former Beatles co-frontman John Lennon has triumphed in a readers poll to find the ‘Ultimate Icon’ across British music magazine NME‘s sixty year history. Overcoming a raft of iconic artists such as David Bowie, Morrissey, Kurt Cobain and protegé Paul McCartney, Lennon’s placing stands as testament to, not only his seminal work with The Beatles, but [...]

Will We Hear Never Released Solo Work from Kurt Cobain?

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In 1994, Kurt Cobain, the legendary frontman for Nirvana, committed suicide at the age of 27, but it’s been rumored that he’d been working on a solo album. Eric Erlandson, guitarist for Hole, claims he has actually heard some of Kurt’s solo material and in his new book, Letters to Kurt, Erlandson talks about his relationship with [...]

Courtney Love: ‘The Muppets Raped Kurt’s Memory’


Courtney Love has picked a fight with almost everyone in the music industry and apparently stuffed puppets aren’t off-limits either. According to reports, Love is upset that Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” was used in the 2011 Muppet’s Movie, stating that Kermit and his pals “raped” the memory of her ex-husband Kurt Cobain. Courtney goes [...]

Video: Courtney Love Slams Concert-Goer Over Kurt Cobain Photo


We gave up on trying to figure out Courtney Love a long time ago, but this is even strange for her. The Hole singer got very irriate and left the stage during the band’s performance  at Brazilian festival SWU on Saturday night (November 13) after someone in the crowd held up a photo of Love’s [...]

Francis Bean Cobain Engaged to Rocker Boyfriend?


Francis Bean Cobain, the daughter of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain and Hole singer Courtney Love, is engaged, that’s if you believe the rumors The 19-year old is said to be engaged to her boyfriend of a year, Isaiah Silva. Silva is the frontman for the the L.A.-based band The Rambles. Silva has reportedly moved in [...]

The ‘hole’ truth? Courtney Love to write memoir


One of Courtney Love’s favorite pastimes is to talk about herself, so it’s not a surprise that the actress-rockstar is set to write  an autobiography. The memoir will be released under William Morrow, a HarperCollins imprint, and it will be tentatively published next fall. In this Love story, the Hole frontwoman will address her life [...]

Photos: Hedi Slimane’s Photographs of Frances Bean Cobain


At 19-years-old, Frances Bean Cobain, the daughter of Courtney Love and Kurt Cobain, was recently featured in a series of photographs taken by Hedi Slimane, fashion designer and photographer. The photographs show off Frances’ many interesting tattoos, her cigarette smoking ways, and the fact that she likes to hang out near chain-link fences and messy [...]

“Nevermind” celebrates 20th anniversary with deluxe edition


The album that helped to define a generation of music lovers is celebrating it’s 20th anniversary. A deluxe edition of Nirvana’s 1991  ‘Nevermind’ will be released on September 19, 20 years after it’s release. The deluxe edition will include a DVD of unreleased concert footage, as well as previously unreleased tracks, live recordings and radio [...]