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Tag Archives: Nirvana

Watch surviving Nirvana members reunite at 2018’s Cal Jam featuring John McAuley and Joan Jett

Posted by on October 8, 2018

Last week Foo Fighters and Cal Jam provided a big clue that the surviving members of Nirvana will reunite at the festival. The event took place on Saturday (6th), as Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic, and Pat Smear reunited together at the end of Foo Fighters’ headlining set. Deer Tick’s John McAuley and Joan Jett joined […]

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Surviving Nirvana members may reunite at this weekend’s Cal Jam Festival

Posted by on October 4, 2018

It looks promising that this Saturday (6th) we will see surviving Nirvana members reunited once again onstage. Last night, a video was shared on both the Foo Fighters’ social media and Cal Jam’s, the festival the Foo Fighters are scheduled to headline that takes place this Saturday at the Glen Helen Regional Park in San […]

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Check out Melvins Tour poster featuring Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love

Posted by on August 28, 2018

On August 14th, the Melvins completed their first touring cycle in support of their latest effort Pinkus Abortion Technician. During this particular trek, a brilliant show poster was created by Cincinnati artist Brian Methe for the Ft. Collins, Colorado show at the Aggie Theatre on August 11th. The artwork was inspired by a cover of […]

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People are campaigning for a Nirvana reunion with Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger

Posted by on July 27, 2018

These days are becoming more difficult to tell the difference between true or false news as bizarre stories continue to surface. For instance, over 26,000 people have signed a petition on Change.org to drink red liquid from a black sarcophagus that was recently opened in Alexandria, Egypt. And now, there’s a Facebook campaign for a […]

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The best-selling rock and metal of 2018 so far is…

Posted by on June 15, 2018

If you’re a regular reader of Metal Insider, you likely check out Metal by Numbers, in which we look at the week’s biggest-selling heavy titles. Of course, streaming is more or less taking over as the way many people consume music, but hard rock and metal fans tend to be more loyal. With this current […]

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Frances Bean Cobain’s ex husband suing Courtney Love, claiming she tried to kill him to obtain Kurt’s acoustic guitar

Posted by on May 30, 2018

There are countless of conspiracy theories out there that can easily make us question everything. While some of these said conspiracies have turned out to be true, others such as, did Courtney Love kill Kurt Cobain, remain a mystery. Frances Bean Cobain recently gave up her father’s acoustic MTV unplugged guitar as a divorce settlement […]

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Frances Bean Cobain loses her dad’s MTV Unplugged guitar in divorce

Posted by on May 16, 2018

Frances Bean Cobain has been going through a sloppy divorce process over the last few years with ex-husband Isaiah Silva. Despite the divorce being finalized six months ago, they still had to come to terms with a property settlement agreement. TMZ reports that Frances wanted Silva out of her life for good so much that […]

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Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit” gets a major key makeover

Posted by on January 8, 2018

Many artists have covered at least one Nirvana track in their career. We have heard unique takes over the years including Tori Amos’ dramatic spin on “Smells Like Teen Spirit.” The iconic grunge tune is known for it’s minor key angst and rebellious attitude, and no one would consider it uplifting. Until now. Sleep Good, […]

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Metal by Numbers: the best selling metal and rock of 2017

Posted by on January 4, 2018

  It should surprise no one that streaming is surpassing sales as the medium of choice for people buying albums. Yet as evidenced by the list below, people are still buying music, too. Nielsen just released their year-end report that found that streaming grew 12.5% with album sales down about 19%. Vinyl sales still increased, […]

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Former Marilyn Manson keyboardist says Kurt Cobain is burning in hell for plagiarism

Posted by on November 21, 2017

Former Marilyn Manson keyboardist Madonna Wayne Gacy (who’s real name is Stephen Bier) hasn’t been in the band for a decade, but is attempting to keep himself relevant by making noise with a computer keyboard. A month ago, he wished suffering on his former singer, and he’s also called out Chester Bennington and Chris Cornell […]

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