Tag: Nirvana

PUNK TRIO POTTY MOUTH ON THEIR DIY ROOTS AND FEMINISM IN THE MUSIC INDUSTRY

Abby Weems, Ally Einbeinder, and Victoria Mandanas of Potty Mouth are defying everyone’s expectations, including their own. The post-punk band grew out of a shared desire to be in an all female music group, with no intentions other than finding an outlet to play shows and write songs. Since their 2013 debut album, Hell Bent,…

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KURT COBAIN’S LEGACY IS ABOUT MORE THAN HIS MUSIC

Twenty-two years ago this week, Kurt Cobain, lead singer of Nirvana, was found dead in his home at 171 Lake Washington Boulevard East in Seattle, Washington. His death was ruled a suicide, and has since spurned two decades of documentaries, conspiracy theories and general awe for a man hailed as an unforgettable rock legend. But…

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WOMEN IN ROCK – A HISTORY OF GAME CHANGERS

When I think of women in rock, I think of raw passion, uninhibited sexuality, and relentless confidence.  I visualize bold and sassy women with larger-than-life personalities and strangely attractive bravados.  Women commanding the stage by screaming or serenading crowds that demand one encore after another.  These fearless females embody courage, rebellion, and above all, attitude. Few…

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WHERE HAVE ALL THE GOOD BANDS GONE?

Not to discredit the popular music artists of today, but where have the good bands gone? It seems that with the rise of social media, self-made musicians getting famous on YouTube, popular tv shows like The Voice, and America's fixation with DJs and hip-hop artists, big name bands producing chart-topping singles have gone the way…

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JESSE FROHMAN TALKS KURT COBAIN – EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

"I don’t think I knew how to see before I met him," says acclaimed photographer Jesse Frohman about legendary photographer Irving Penn. "[He taught me how] to see a successful picture; when the picture’s finished; what makes a strong photograph – whether it’s a simple flower, a landscape, a model, or a portrait of a…

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IO ECHO ON THEIR FAR EAST SOUND AND GETTING INSPIRED BY ROMANCE – EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW

Despite seemingly opposing tastes, Los Angeles-based pop duo, Io Echo, otherwise known as Ioanna Gika and Leopold Ross, consider themselves musical soul mates. "I love Enya, Yanni, Vangelis, Enigma, and other New Age artists,” says Ioanna Gika. “Prince, Nirvana, Ol' Dirty Bastard, Neil Young, The Cure, Aphex Twin,” chimes in Leopold Ross. Together they produce…

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THE BAD PLUS “INEVITABLE WESTERN” ALBUM OUT AUGUST 26

The Bad Plus – bassist Reid Anderson, pianist Ethan Iverson, and drummer David King – is known for breaking the boundaries of categorization and genre.  Not only have they created a musical repertoire that is original and distinctive, they’ve also re-created inventive covers of Nirvana and Neil Young, Aphex Twin and Ornette Coleman.  And just earlier…

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