Kurt Cobain, (February 20, 1967 – April 5, 1994) was musically influenced by the Beatles, Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Black Sabbath, Aerosmith, Queen, KISS and the Pixies. Each of his songs was inspired by an experience, a person, a book, a band or another song. Here are ten songs written by Kurt Cobain, each with one of their influences.
Did a former executive within the Pearl Jam compound stiff the band out of several hundred thousand dollars? That’s what Seattle police and prosecutors are saying in a 33-count allegation handed down earlier this month.
Last year, around this time, Atlanta was experiencing a snow and ice storm that crippled the city and surroundings areas. Well, this year, it’s Seattle’s turn.
It’s also rumored that they are working with a legendary producer.
On September 24, 1991, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Nirvana [/lastfm]released their second album, Nevermind, which was their first release on a major label. To the surprise of everyone, including the label and the band, the album was a […]
While Bumbershoot Day 1 went to the locals (Our Report) and Day 2 found the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Butthole Surfers[/lastfm] and [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jim Jones[/lastfm] making it loud (Our Report), Day 3 at the Seattle Center went to […]
Those who think Seattle’s music began and ended with Kurt Cobain are dead wrong. The city’s scene is alive and burgeoning and it’s not just neo-grunge: Seattle bands are turning out spindly guitar-drenched pop, heavy […]
Our friends at Last.fm Discover recently welcomed [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Seapony[/lastfm] into their studio. The bandmembers performed songs from their sparkling debut album Go With Me. The now-Seattle-based bandmembers got their initial exposure after they posted four of […]
Indie folk-pop band, The Head and the Heart, was formed in the summer of 2009 in Seattle, Washington. A series of open mic nights as Seattle’s Conor Byrne Pub brought them together.