1. Kurt Cobain's Daughter Frances Bean Honors Father's 50th Birthday

    February 20, 2017 1:36 PM EST 0 0 0 Kurt Cobain ’s only child, daughter Frances Bean Cobain, paid tribute to her father on what would’ve been his 50th birthday  Monday (Feb. 20). "Today would have been your 50th birthday. You are loved and you are missed,” she wrote on Instagram. ...

  2. Frances Bean Cobain Named Face of Marc Jacobs' Spring/Summer 2017 Campaign

    January 25, 2017 5:39 PM EST 0 0 0 On Wednesday (Jan. 25), Marc Jacobs took to Instagram with a heartfelt announcement of his newest campaign muse: Frances Bean Cobain . Though the designer is known for his boundary-pushing ambassadors, such as Missy Elliott and Marilyn Manson , the ...

  3. From Yeezy to Madonna, Rocker Tees Aren't Just for Rock Stars Anymore

    October 14, 2016 7:05 PM EDT 0 0 4 Spring 2017 is more than a few months away, but if you look at the runway for trends, you’ll see vibrant stripes, pops of pink and the omnipresent slogan tee. While some are just sayings like Haider Ackermann’s "Silent Soldier" and "B ...

  4. Kurt Cobain Shares Favorite Bands, Views on Vanilla Ice in 25-Year Old Rediscovered Interview

    September 23, 2016 10:24 PM EDT 0 0 6 Nirvana's 'Nevermind' celebrates its 25th anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016. Twenty five years ago, on Aug. 16, 1991, my publisher/editor Drew Masters offered me a last-minute phone interview with a band called Nirvana from Seat ...

  5. The Top 5 Best-Selling 'MTV Unplugged' Albums of All Time

    August 03, 2016 5:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 MTV's Unplugged is back! To celebrate MTV's 35th birthday (Aug. 1), the network rechristened the former VH1 Classic as MTV Classic and, with that, the new channel will boast encore presentations of its most memorable programming from the 1 ...

  6. Watch Breaking Benjamin's 'Ashes of Eden' Video: Exclusive Premiere

    July 14, 2016 11:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Frontman Ben Burnley calls the clip 'a modern sci-fi take on Adam and Eve' Ben Burnley meant it when he named his band’s 2015 album Dark Before Dawn . Although his rock band Breaking Benjamin had achieved significant success -- selling 4.9 ...

  7. Courtney Love Wants Kurt Cobain's 'Unplugged' Guitar Back From Frances Bean's Ex-Husband

    July 06, 2016 11:17 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kurt Cobain’s daughter and widow are determined to win back the one-of-a-kind guitar the Nirvana frontman played on the band’s iconic MTV Unplugged  album. TMZ recently caught up with Courtney Love at Los Angeles International Airport, where the for ...

  8. Barely Charting Classics: Bob Marley, Ramones, Sex Pistols, The Smiths & More

    February 03, 2016 5:00 PM EST 0 0 0 A look at artists whose influence far outpaced their initial chart success. Hindsight is a clichéd 20/20. Many songs, albums and artists now considered classics and/or masters of their genres failed to chart on the Billboard Hot 100 or the Billboard ...

  9. Music Docs: Amy Winehouse, Kurt Cobain Among Featured Artists

    November 15, 2015 8:24 PM EST Famed musicians are memorialized and others are followed into unfamiliar territory in this year’s doc films. When you think documentaries, the first image in your mind may not be of turning it up to 11, yet music-based docs — most prominently th ...

  10. Kurt Cobain Rarities Revealed in Brett Morgen-Hosted 'Montage of Heck' L.A. Screening

    October 08, 2015 11:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 Morgen shared footage that didn’t make his 2015 Cobain doc “Montage of Heck” that he said will never be shown again. Brett Morgen, director of the Emmy-nominated Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck documentary, gave Nirvana fans a one-of-a-kind treat Wedne ...

  11. Kurt Cobain Demos & Comedy Skit to Be Included on 'Montage of Heck' Companion Album: Exclusive

    August 05, 2015 3:55 PM EDT Director Brett Morgen tells Billboard the album creates "a lighter portrait of Kurt than one might expect." The director of  Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck  says a companion soundtrack will include all the previously unreleased music fea ...

  12. Courtney Love Was Suspicious About Kurt Cobain Suicide, New Alice in Chains Book Claims

    August 03, 2015 7:13 PM EDT Courtney Love has been outspoken against police reopening the investigation into the death of her former husband and Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, but she apparently had her own suspicions about the police-ruled suicide immediately following the ...

  13. Lawsuit Seeking Kurt Cobain Death-Scene Photos Tossed by Judge

    August 01, 2015 1:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 A judge has thrown out a lawsuit seeking the release of graphic photos and records from Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's death scene. Kurt Cobain's Family Wants Death-Scene Photos Kept Sealed The Seattle Times reports that King County Superi ...

  14. Kurt Cobain's Family Wants Death-Scene Photos Kept Sealed

    July 30, 2015 9:03 PM EDT Kurt Cobain's widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago. Superior Court Judge Theresa Doyle is set t ...

  15. Photos From Nirvana's First Show Uncovered by Seattle Teenager

    July 22, 2015 11:21 AM EDT 0 0 0 This year's Courtney Love-authorized Kurt Cobain doc Montage of Heck unearthed a bounty of Nirvana artifacts, but a Seattle teenager found something even director Brett Morgen missed. Nineteen-year-old Maggie Poukkula unearthed photos of Nirvan ...

  16. 'Soaked in Bleach' Director Talks Courtney Love Drama Surrounding Kurt Cobain Death Documentary: Exclusive Preview

    July 09, 2015 3:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 This is certainly a big year for Kurt Cobain documentaries, but of the two so far released Soaked in Bleach is by far the black sheep. In contrast to the Courtney Love -sanctioned Montage of Heck that debuted on HBO in January, Soaked in Bleach has ...

  17. Ex-Seattle Police Chief on Kurt Cobain's Death: 'I Would Reopen the Investigation'

    June 26, 2015 4:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Courtney Love has already rallied against the new unauthorized Kurt Cobain doc Soaked in Bleach , which tries to get more mileage out of the old conspiracy theory that she was responsible for the Nirvana singer's death. An interview from the fi ...

  18. Courtney Love Doesn't Want You to See the Latest Kurt Cobain Documentary

    June 17, 2015 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 This year's Kurt Cobain doc Montage of Heck was released with the approval of the late Nirvana frontman's family, as Courtney Love helped director Brett Morgen assemble the film from Kurt's private home videos. The Nirvana nostalgia t ...

  19. Melvins' Buzz Osborne on Kurt Cobain Doc: '90 Percent of Montage of Heck Is Bulls--t'

    June 06, 2015 6:18 PM EDT 1.198 k 250 0 Melvins frontman Buzz Osborne has a warning for viewers of HBO's hard-hitting documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck . "First off, people need to understand that 90 percent of Montage of Heck is bullshit," Osborne wrote on t ...

  20. Kurt Cobain Album Details Revealed in New Brett Morgen Interview: Exclusive Preview

    May 07, 2015 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 “I don't have any financial stake in the album,” the filmmaker assures KCRW's The Business. Montage of Heck director Brett Morgen recently revealed an album of unreleased Kurt Cobain material is coming this summer. And in an upcoming inter ...

  21. Kurt Cobain Album Coming This Summer, Says 'Montage of Heck' Director

    May 01, 2015 4:08 PM EDT 2.867 k 73 65 Unexpected news isn't usually this welcome: It looks like we'll be getting an album of unreleased Kurt Cobain home recordings this summer. Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck director let the big news out during an interview with Bedford ...

  22. Watch Kurt Cobain Imitate Chris Cornell In 'Montage of Heck' Clip

    April 30, 2015 8:36 AM EDT 0 0 0 In a new clip from the upcoming Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck documentary, Kurt Cobain is singing a song from the grunge era. However, it's not one of his own Nirvana tunes. Kurt Cobain's Paintings: See 5 Art Pieces From 'Montage of He ...

  23. Hayley Williams Helps Frances Bean Cobain Shade Haters After 'Montage of Heck' Premiere

    April 24, 2015 11:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Frances Bean Cobain was on hand at the April 21 premiere of the Kurt Cobain documentary  Montage of Heck , where she wowed the crowd with an unexpected speech. Even when the haters started hating, Frances held her own. After some Internet tabloids c ...

  24. Tribeca Film Fest: Courtney Love Cries Over Kurt Cobain Documentary, Says Director Found Their 'Sex Tape'

    April 20, 2015 1:40 AM EDT 2.456 k 140 8 Courtney Love has seen  Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck  four times now, but discussing the HBO documentary still brought her to tears. Love misted up while discussing the film -- which she said contains a snippet of a sex tape she and the late ...

  25. Previously Unheard Kurt Cobain Track Premieres Ahead of 'Montage of Heck' Doc

    April 09, 2015 8:26 AM EDT 0 0 0 Kurt Cobain's daughter,  Frances Bean ,  may not be into Nirvana  "that much," but Cobain's biggest fans should be pretty excited to hear a previously unreleased track that's been uncovered and is now available to listen to. ...

  26. Kurt Cobain Documentary Will Get a Theatrical Release

    March 19, 2015 4:00 PM EDT Brett Morgen's documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck will receive theatrical runs in Los Angeles, New York and Seattle prior to the film's May 4 debut on HBO. SXSW 2015: Check Out Our Full Coverage Here The theatrical runs, which qu ...

  27. 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck' Trailer: Nirvana Frontman's Childhood, Ambition & Home Life

    March 11, 2015 3:46 PM EDT 7.157 k 840 61 A new trailer for the first-ever authorized documentary about Kurt Cobain, HBO's Montage of Heck , written, directed and produced by Brett Morgen has surfaced online. The preview takes viewers through the Nirvana frontman's happy ...

  28. 'Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck' Soundtrack to Feature Unreleased Track

    March 10, 2015 7:34 AM EDT The upcoming soundtrack for the documentary Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck will not only offer insights into the late Nirvana frontman's life, but its soundtrack will also feature an unreleased track from Cobain. The film's director, Brett ...

  29. Sundance Film Festival: Kurt Cobain Doc, Iggy Azalea & Scott Weiland Top Music Events

    January 22, 2015 10:00 AM EST This year's Sundance Film Festival is short on musical film premieres compared to recent editions, but there are still a good number of significant musical events in Park City, Utah. Here are seven highlights during the festival's run, s ...

  30. Why Courtney Love Isn't a Producer on Kurt Cobain Documentary

    December 03, 2014 5:34 PM EST 1.149 k 38 2 0 Frances Bean Cobain, the couple's daughter, has worked closely with director Brett Morgen on the HBO/Universal Pictures doc, but Love has no editorial control. When HBO and Universal Pictures bring the first authorized documentary abou ...

  31. Nirvana’s Kurt Cobain Kissed Dave Grohl After Hearing Foo Fighters Demo

    November 30, 2014 3:31 PM EST Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain was pretty excited after hearing some early Foo Fighters demos, Dave Grohl recently revealed in an episode of HBO’s Sonic Highways . Cobain gave Grohl a kiss after listening to the early Foo Fighters song “Alone + Easy ...

  32. Listen to Kurt Cobain's Unearthed 'Montage of Heck' Mixtape

    November 03, 2014 9:43 PM EST A mixtape Kurt Cobain created in 1988 has been given some new life online, offering fans another glimpse into the Nirvana frontman's psyche with a strange but enjoyable collection of music and sounds.  Courtney Love on Kurt Cobain 'Dopin ...

  33. Lorde Responds to Iggy Azalea’s Criticism of Her Nirvana Rock Hall Tribute

    June 21, 2014 3:35 PM EDT Lorde has responded to critical comments made by Iggy Azalea to Billboard about her performance with the surviving members of Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in April. Iggy Azalea On Lorde's Nirvana Rock Hall Trib ...

  34. Olympia's Music Scene Worth $88.3 Million a Year (Report)

    June 09, 2014 1:36 PM EDT Olympia, the capital city of Washington, the birthplace of riot grrl, K Records and a pit stop for Kurt Cobain and Nirvana, generates a pretty staggering amount of money via its historic and historically avant-garde music scene, according to a new ...

  35. Iggy Azalea On Lorde's Nirvana Rock Hall Tribute: 'She Is Not Kurt Cobain's Peer'

    June 06, 2014 1:02 PM EDT 3 1 0 In this week's Billboard cover story, reigning Hot 100 No. 1 artist Iggy Azalea had some critical words for another young superstar who's no stranger to controversy. The target was Lorde and the topic was her recent collaborative performan ...

  36. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2014 Induction Ceremony Debuts on HBO

    June 01, 2014 12:39 PM EDT 0 0 0 The hullabaloo Kiss raised over the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony gave HBO an added bonus to promote its three-hour, 15-minute edited version of last month’s ceremony at Barclays Center in Brooklyn. PHOTO HIGHLIGHTS FROM THE ROC ...

  37. Rock Hall of Fame: Dave Grohl on Nirvana Honors, Reuniting with Courtney Love: 'It Was Beautiful'

    June 01, 2014 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 On a chilly night in April, 20 years to the month since the death of Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, Dave Grohl did what many people thought was unimaginable. Taking the stage at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ceremony at New York's Barclays Cent ...

  38. Courtney Love on Kurt Cobain 'Doping' Note: 'Obviously I Wrote It'

    May 08, 2014 6:43 PM EDT 0 0 0 The sarcastic note refers to Love as 'a bitch with zits' Last month the Seattle Police Department  released a note  thought to be written by Kurt Cobain, mocking his wedding vows to Courtney Love. In an interview with The Guardian , Love c ...

  39. Wedding Vows Note In Kurt Cobain’s Wallet Written by Courtney Love, Author Says

    May 03, 2014 2:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 One of the foremost experts on Kurt Cobain says late grunge rocker did not pen a note mocking his wedding vows to fellow musician Courtney Love. Love herself wrote it. Note From Kurt Cobain's Wallet Scorning Courtney Love Released by Seattle Po ...

  40. Note From Kurt Cobain's Wallet Scorning Courtney Love Released by Seattle Police

    April 29, 2014 7:28 PM EDT 27.608 k 699 0 Twenty years after Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain was discovered dead in his Seattle home, police have released a note found in his wallet that was kept private until now.  The note, which was obtained by CBS , mocks the rock idol’s vows with ...

  41. Cobain's Catalog Rights to Stay with BMI Through Q1 2015

    April 14, 2014 2:53 PM EDT While SESAC has cut a deal to represent the complete Kurt Cobain catalog -- as the organization announced on April 7 -- for the remainder of this year, a good portion of the late songwriter's catalog rights will remain with BMI. Related Nirva ...

  42. Nirvana & Friends Fill It Up at Brooklyn's Saint Vitus Bar

    April 11, 2014 6:16 AM EDT Not content with induction at the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame ceremony, the surviving members of Nirvana have called on some girl-power for a hits-filled post-Hall set. Brooklyn's 350-capacity Saint Vitus venue hosted a secret show soon after t ...

  43. Nirvana Joined By Joan Jett, Kim Gordon, St. Vincent, Lorde at Rock Hall Ceremony

    April 11, 2014 3:30 AM EDT The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame audience had to wait a long time for Nirvana to hit the Barclays Center stage on Thursday night. More than four hours into a show that veered between galvanizing and grueling, the band's surviving members, Dave ...

  44. Nirvana on 'Fallon': Grohl & Novoselic Talk Cobain Ahead of Rock Hall Induction

    April 10, 2014 8:40 AM EDT 8 6 1 On the eve of Nirvana's induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, surviving membersDave Grohl and Krist Novoselic took the couch on NBC's Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's dea ...

  45. Muse, St. Vincent Cover Nirvana's 'Lithium' on 20th Anniversary of Kurt Cobain's Death

    April 06, 2014 3:45 PM EDT On Saturday evening (April 5), which marked the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain's death, fans in attendance at Lollapalooza Brazil were treated to an excellent cover by Muse of Nirvana's classic 1991 track "Lithium."   How Kurt ...

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