Kurt Cobain

American rock musician (1967–1994)

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Kurt Cobain: American rock musician (1967–1994)
Kurt Donald Cobain was an American musician who was the lead vocalist, guitarist, primary songwriter, and a founding member of the grunge band Nirvana. Through his angsty songwriting and anti-establishment persona, his compositions widened the thematic conventions of mainstream rock music. He was heralded as a spokesman of Generation X and is widely recognized as one of the most influential alternative rock musicians.


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Kurt Cobain With Courtney Love in Previously Unseen Pics 30 Years After Death

It's been exactly 30 years since we lost Kurt Cobain -- and even all this time later, there are some photos of the late rocker you haven't seen ... including these ones with Courtney Love. To mark 3.. - Published

Kurt Cobain's Purported Autopsy Report Leaked, Details About Suicide

Kurt Cobain died nearly 30 years ago -- but one man has been following the case since, and published what he claims is the official autopsy report ... unviewed publicly until now. A private.. - Published

Frances Bean Cobain & Riley Hawk Seen for First Time Since Wedding

Frances Bean Cobain and her new hubby, Riley Hawk, are bonded by matrimony -- and now it appears they're getting ready to call a new spot home for their early years. Kurt Cobain's only daughter and.. - Published

Kurt Cobain's Daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, Marries Tony Hawk's Son, Riley Hawk

Kurt Cobain's daughter and Tony Hawk's son are now husband and wife, with a celeb musician acting as their wedding day officiant ... TMZ has learned. Frances Bean Cobain and Riley Hawk tied the knot.. - Published

Smashed Kurt Cobain guitar sells for almost £500,000

smashed kurt cobain guitar sells for almost £500,000
An electric guitar smashed by Kurt Cobain in a recording studio has sold for almost £500,000 at auction.
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Kurt Cobain's Smashed Guitar Sells For Nearly $600K At Auction

Kurt Cobain smashed his Fender Stratocaster back in the '90s, but the move only jacked up the price of the guitar ... going for a whopping 10 times the estimated amount at auction. The late Nirvana.. - Published

Lennon's glasses and Cobain's guitar to headline rock 'n' roll icons auction

lennon's glasses and cobain's guitar to headline rock 'n' roll icons auction
A pair of John Lennon's glasses and a guitar played, smashed and signed by Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain are to go under the hammer at a music memorabilia auction later this month.
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Kurt Cobain's Smells Like Teen Spirit electric guitar sold for £3.5m at auction

kurt cobain's smells like teen spirit electric guitar sold for £3.5m at auction
Kurt Cobain's 1969 Fender Mustang guitar which he used in Nirvana's video of Smells Like Teen Spirit has sold for $4.5m (£3.5m) at auction.
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Kurt Cobain's 'favourite guitar in the whole world' could fetch more than £600,000 at auction

kurt cobain's 'favourite guitar in the whole world' could fetch more than £600,000 at auction
The guitar Kurt Cobain used on the video of Smells Like Teen Spirit - which he described as his favourite "in the whole world" - could fetch more than £600,000 at auction.
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Robert Pattinson's Bruce Wayne Inspired by Kurt Cobain, Director Says

Matt Reeves really said "come as you are" to Robert Pattinson for his new Batman movie -- and he meant it in every sense of the word ... because Kurt Cobain is on his brain. The 'Batman' director.. - Published

Nirvana's Nevermind was the 'reinvention of rock', Kurt Cobain's friend says

nirvana's nevermind was the 'reinvention of rock', kurt cobain's friend says
Thirty years on, and Kurt Cobain's "scream" is the reason people are still listening to Nirvana's iconic album Nevermind, according to friend of the band Everett True.
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Nirvana, Kurt Cobain's Estate Sued by Baby On 'Nevermind' Album Cover

The baby from Nirvana's famous "Nevermind" album art is all grown up ... and now he's suing the band for child sexual exploitation. A man named Spencer Elden claims he's the naked baby famously.. - Published