Music In Memoriam
What We Lost When We Lost Daniel Johnston
The songwriter brought outsider sensibilities into his music, childlike weirdness into his art, and an earnestness that we desperately needed into the world at large.
A Dirty Paper Plate Used by Kurt Cobain Just Sold for £17,670
After eating pizza off the plate, Cobain used it to write the setlist for a Nirvana show in 1990.
Fire Destroys Aberdeen Museum of History, Home to Kurt Cobain Exhibit
The fire broke out Saturday morning at the Armory Building in the center of Cobain's hometown. How much might be salvaged remains unclear.
Alex Robert Ross
Stephen Malkmus and Kim Gordon Have a Country-Pop Song, Y'All
"Refute," taken from Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks' new album 'Sparkle Hard,' is a twangy pop song that keeps a little jaggedness.
Alex Robert Ross
Depressed People Use These Words More Often
They're not always negative words.
Hole's Patty Schemel On Heroin, Courtney Love and Redemption
We spoke to the Hole drummer about her new memoir, 'Hit So Hard'.
Inside the World's Only Nirvana-Themed Vegan Cafe
In Bloom opened recently in Glasgow.
Euan L. Davidson
we saw this
The Foo Fighters Pub Will Melt Your Ice-Cold Heart
I went to the merch-filled London boozer and their fans are just so nice, dammit.
Kurt Cobain Was Also a Brilliant Visual Artist
The Seattle Art Fair's exhibition offered a thrilling glimpse at the late Nirvana frontman's other artistic pursuits.
Courtney Love Is Way More of a Pioneer than People Still Like to Admit
Once you scrub away the venom projected onto her, you're left with a string of undeniably influential albums.
What Is It That Makes Ripoffs of Good Artists so Bad?
You can use hazy filters and sing about all the drugs you want, but it's not going to make you The Weeknd.
What Should We Do with an Artist’s Music After They Die?
We continue to pry open, quite literally in Prince’s case, the private works of artists to feast on their off-cuts – but is this fair?