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The Influences Behind Ten Of Kurt Cobain’s Best Songs

Kurt Cobain of Nirvana died tragically 19 years ago (wow, we’re old) on April 5th, 1994, but his legacy still lives on.

04/05/2013

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Curiocity Interview: ‘Hot Water Music’ Dominating Punk Since ’93

Hot Water Music is back. The multi-talented, angst-filled punk rock band from Gainsville, Fla. recently announced that they will begin a two-month headline tour in January – their first in eight years.

12/16/2012

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The Influences Behind Ten Of Kurt Cobain’s Best Songs

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, […]

02/20/2012

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The B-52’s Celebrate 35 Years Together

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The B-52’s[/lastfm] formed back in 1977 in Athen’s Georgia. Over the weekend they celebrated 35 years together back in their home town, with a huge anniversary show.

02/13/2012

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CBGB Plans On Reopening Reeaaal Soon

Listen up folks, some rumors are worth the spreadin’! Especially this tasty morsel about the iconic music club CBGB reopening, which closed on October 15, 2006 after lengthy disputes over back rent between owner Hilly […]

01/25/2012

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Public Image Ltd. Prepping New Album And Remastered PiL Catalog For 2012

[lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Johnny Lydon[/lastfm]is bringing back [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Public Image Ltd.[/lastfm] with a new album for 2012 and the entire PiL catalog is being remastered for release. NME says two live albums will be remastered and released. The […]

01/03/2012

Clash members Paul Simonon (L) and Joe Strummer (R) in 1984 (Getty Images/STR/AFP)

Video Classics: ‘Rock the Casbah’ – The Clash

While it is unclear whether or not [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Clash[/lastfm]’s 1982 hit, “Rock the Casbah” was written specifically about the Ayatollah Khomeini’s ban of rock music in Iran, it makes a good story, and is so […]

12/27/2011

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