The previous record was $3.95 million for a Black Stratocaster owned by Pink Floyd’s David Gilmour.
‘Bleach’ prototyped the ‘Nevermind’ sound that would deliver Nirvana to a global stage and reshape the future of rock’n’roll.
When singer Chris Cornell died, the rock world lost not only a charismatic frontman, but also one of its most transcendent voices.
Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star captures how far Sonic Youth were willing to push against commercial forces with their noise-rock agenda.
With an impact that continues to loom large over music, Kurt Cobain’s legacy is assured. Here artists and former confidantes pay tribute to his life’s work.
The new clip was produced by Evolve Studios and features the band performing the track interspersed with clips of rolling landscapes, weather phenomena, and more.
The new record is the Seattle legends' first since the Grammy award-winning 'Lightning Bolt', which was released in October 2013.
The album made a modest sales start, but turned into a defining record for the seminal Seattle band.
The song opened the band’s breakthrough release 'Nevermind' which hit No. 1 around the world, selling more than 30 million copies worldwide.
Offering hints as to where Nirvana “could have gone next”, ‘MTV Unplugged In New York’ remains one of the greatest live albums of all time.
Support at the massive show comes from Pixies and White Reaper, with more acts still to be announced.
A mix of swaggering hard rock, proto-punk and West Coast hardcore, ‘Ultramega OK’ saw Soundgarden point to the future of rock in the late 80s and 90s.
Full of “nihilism, sentimentality and epic hope”, ‘Mellon Collie And The Infinite Sadness’ remains The Smashing Pumpkins’ most vital release.
Diverse, heavy-hitting and truly fearless, the ‘Badmotorfinger’ album ensured that Soundgarden were among the head of the pack after grunge broke worldwide.
Musically, nothing was off limits for ‘Euphoria Morning’, the first solo album by Chris Cornell, and one of the singer’s finest moments.