Kurt Cobain’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ Guitar Sets Record at Auction

Kurt Cobain’s guitar from Nirvana’s iconic MTV Unplugged performance was just sold at auction for $6.01 million. The sale set five new world records including most expensive guitar and most expensive memorabilia.
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CDJ Today: January 8 in Classic Rock

January 8, 1994 – Nirvana perform their final concert in the U.S. at the Seattle Center Arena. They tour for about two more months in Europe prior to Kurt Cobain’s death. January 8, 1979 – The Canadian Government name Rush the country’s official Ambassadors of Music. The honor comes with a plaque...
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7 Memorable David Bowie Duets, Collabs and Covers

When David Bowie was in his prime, which was most of his life, anybody who was somebody wanted to be him, or be near him. He was the definition of rock and roll, which means he didn’t play by any rules when it came to writing, recording or dressing. He blew minds with 1969’s “Space Oddity” before...
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Watch Dave Grohl Reunite with Nirvana Members on Stage in Los Angeles

Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic and Pat Smear reunited on stage in Los Angeles on Saturday evening for a special performance that saw the surviving Nirvana members performing some of the band’s biggest hits. The group were joined by Beck, St. Vincent, and Grohl’s 13-year-old daughter, Violet, who took...
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Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” Hits 1 Billion Views

Nirvana’s video for “Smells Like Teen Spirit”, the band’s biggest hit, reached a major milestone this week. The video has garnered more than one billion views on YouTube, crossing the threshold of one billion on Christmas Day, December 25th. The week prior, bassist Krist Novoselic declared in a...
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Kurt Cobain Sweater Expected to Fetch Up to $300,000 at Auction

A sweater worn by Kurt Cobain is expected to fetch between $200,000 and $300,000 at auction this month. The sweater was worn by Cobain during Nirvana’s iconic 1993 MTV Unplugged performance and is being auctioned online through Julien’s Auctions. According to the auction house, the green mohair...
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CDJ Today: September 24 in Classic Rock

September 24, 1998 – Former Guns ’N Roses drummer Steven Adler is sentenced to 150 days in jail for attacking two women in separate domestic violence incidents, which also violates his probation from a 1997 conviction in another domestic violence case. He is additionally sentenced to three years of...
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Kurt Cobain of Nirvana Died 25 Years Ago Today

The band's top 15 songs, ranked
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 Kurt Cobain from Nirvana performs in Concert on November 14, 1993

Revisit the Early Days of Nirvana on What Would Have Been Kurt Cobain's 52nd Birthday

Recently uncovered tapes provide an audio history of the band
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November 14, 1993; New York, NY, USA; Kurt Cobain from Nirvana performs in Concert on November 14, 1993 at New York Coliseum.

Nirvana Sues Designer Marc Jacobs for Stealing Iconic Smiley Face Logo

None of the remaining members of Nirvana are smiling about the latest shirt created by fashion designer Marc Jacobs.
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