When singer Chris Cornell died, the rock world lost not only a charismatic frontman, but also one of its most transcendent voices.
From the 20-year rule to stylistic homage and outright appropriation, nostalgia has always played a part in musical evolution, with even the most forward-thinking music looking to the past for inspiration.
Experimental Jet Set, Trash And No Star captures how far Sonic Youth were willing to push against commercial forces with their noise-rock agenda.
Released just a week after Kurt Cobain’s death, Hole’s Live Through This saw Courtney Love bare her soul on an alt.rock classic that still surprises.
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.
Fourteen years after Don Henley's famous quote, the group reunited and returned to the charts.
Titled 'Sway: Infinite Color And Sound', the exhibition was inspired by Andy Warhol’s Exploding Plastic Inevitable revues of the late 1960s.
Cobain was memorably pushed on to the stage in a wheelchair at the 1992 headline set, which is regarded as one of Reading’s greatest ever performances.
The famed show which took place on 31 October 1991 at Seattle’s Paramount Theatre will be released as a double LP.
Germs' personnel also included future Go-Go's leader Belinda Carlisle and Nirvana/Foo Fighters guitarist Pat Smear.
The album made a modest sales start, but turned into a defining record for the seminal Seattle band.
“We produced something good that has a life half a century after it was made,” says Patrick Campbell-Lyons of the original Nirvana recordings of the 60s.
Pete Shelley, the lead singer and co-founder of punk pioneers Buzzcocks has died in Estonia reportedly from a heart attack at the age of 63.
From hip 60s shows such as ‘Ready Steady Go!’ to the iconic ‘Top Of The Pops’ and anarchic mayhem of ‘The Tube’, UK music TV has a rich history.
Heavy metal and horror have co-existed with one another since metal's inception. One could say that metal has been macabre since its very first notes.