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Background information
Origin Aberdeen, Washington, United States
Genre(s) Alternative Rock
Years active 1987—1994
Label(s) Sub Pop
DGC Records
Associated acts Foo Fighters
Fecal Matter
Website Website
Krist Novoselic
Dave Grohl
Kurt Cobain
Former members
Aaron Burckhard
Chad Channing
Dale Crover
Jason Everman
Dave Foster
Dan Peters

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Nirvana Overview


Nirvana was an American rock band that was formed by singer/guitarist Kurt Cobain and bassist Krist Novoselic in Aberdeen, Washington in 1987. Nirvana went through a succession of drummers, the longest-lasting being Dave Grohl, who joined the band in 1990.

Live at Reading (2009) Sliver: The Best of the Box (2005) With The Lights Out (2004) Nirvana (2002) From The Muddy Banks Of The Wishkah (1996) Singles (1995) MTV Unplugged In New York (1994) In Utero (1993) Incesticide (1992) Hormoaning (1992)

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Jay-Z Interviews Gwyneth Paltrow About Hip-Hop And Nirvana

April 13, 2011
Gwyneth Paltrow has revealed that she has a passion for hip-hop and Nirvana. The actress, who is married to Coldplay's Chris Martin, spoke about her music tastes during an interview with friend, Jay-Z.   Read more 

Jared Leto Dresses As Kurt Cobain In Nirvana Tribute Video

April 6, 2011
30 Seconds To Mars frontman Jared Leto has dressed as Kurt Cobain to pay tribute to the late Nirvana star. Leto posted the video, which can be watched below, on his blog yesterday (April 5) - 17 years since Cobain's death.   Read more 

Kurt Cobain Statue Unveiled To Mark Death Anniversary

April 6, 2011
A statue paying tribute to Kurt Cobain has been unveiled on the 17th anniversary of the Nirvana frontman's death. The statue, unveiled in the late singer's hometown of Aberdeen, Washington, depicts his signature Fender Jag-Stang.   Read more 

Nirvana Rare EP 'Hormoaning' To Be Re-Released For Record Store Day

March 24, 2011
Nirvana's rare EP 'Hormoaning' will be re-released on Record Store Day. The EP, originally only sold on the band's 1992 tour, will be re-released on April 16 with only 6,000 copies available.  Read more 

Courtney Love 'Wanted To Snort Kurt Cobain's Ashes'

March 16, 2011
Courtney Love wanted to snort her late husband and former Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain's ashes. The revelation is included in a new book Everyone Loves You When You're Dead, written by music journalist Neil Strauss.  Read more 

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