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Listen to Circa Survive cover “Love Buzz” for Nirvana tribute album

Robotic Empire has previously released two Nirvana tribute albums in the past, including last year’s Whatever, Nevermind, which featured cover tracks from La Dispute, Torche, Touché Amoré, and Circa Survive. This year, the third in the series, Doused in Mud, Covered in Bleach, will be released on April 16, which also happens to be Record […]

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SURPRISE: Brian Marquis Drops ’90s-Influenced Cover EP

Brian Marquis, singer-songwriter bad-ass and head-dude-in-charge of the Vans Warped Tour‘s Acoustic Basement, gave the world a little, but nonetheless awesome, present this morning in the form of a ’90s cover EP. Premiering exclusively with Allston Pudding earlier today, the record contains renditions of famed tracks from Weezer, Alice In Chains, Nirvana, Radiohead and Fiona […]

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LISTEN: Comeback Kid – “Territorial Pissings” (Nirvana Cover)

Earlier in the day, Comeback Kid graced fans with a raging rendition of Nirvana’s classic headbanger, “Territorial Pissings.” Give it a listen by following the jump below, and let us know what you think in the comments section. “’Territorial Pissings,’ in my eyes, has always been the most aggressive Nirvana song, and we had wanted […]

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La Dispute Stream Cover Of Nirvana’s “Polly”

In celebration of this year’s Record Store Day, Robotic Records is releasing a second tribute album to honor Nirvana, titled Whatever Nevermind. Last month we heard Circa Survive‘s contribution, which is a cover of the song “Drain You.” Now we get to hear another contribution to the album, which is by La Dispute. The group […]

Circa Survive

Circa Survive Release Cover Of Nirvana’s “Drain You”

I think it’s safe to say that just about everything Circa Survive works on is usually pretty great. So any time I hear they have released something new, I tend to stop what I’m doing to give it a listen. Today is one of those days, and I definitely recommend listening to this new song […]

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SXSW MOVIE REVIEW: ‘Montage Of Heck’ Is One Of The Best Music Documentaries Ever Made

Film: Montage Of Heck Starring: Courtney Love, Krist Novoselic Directed by: Brett Morgen Built atop a wealth of never-before-seen video, recently unearthed audio, and journal entries stretching the entirety of Kurt Cobain’s life, Montage Of Heck is the quintessential documentary about Nirvana’s often misunderstood frontman. We begin with Kurt’s childhood, which is expressed through home […]

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HBO Releases Trailer For Kurt Cobain Documentary, ‘Montage of Heck’

Although Nirvana’s infamous frontman Kurt Cobain passed away over 20 years ago, his life story continues to be a topic of intrigue. Directed by Brett Morgen, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck takes a look inside the life of a tortured artist and features interviews with family members, including Cobain’s wife Courtney Love, and never-before-seen home […]

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Live Bootleg Leaked Of 25-Year-Old Nirvana Concert

What a catch this is for super fans of Nirvana (myself included): a live bootleg of an early Nirvana concert has surfaced. The concert occurred on January 12, 1990 at the Satyricon in Portland, OR. Clocking in at 54 minutes, the set includes a vast aroma of songs off the band’s debut album, Bleach, as […]

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Modest Mouse Are Teasing New Music

Let’s be honest. You’re itching for a new Modest Mouse album. They haven’t released a full-length studio album since 2007’s We Were Dead Before The Ship Even Sank with the last piece of music being released in 2009’s No One’s First and You’re Next EP. But, your answers and prayers may be answered come next […]

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Kurt Cobain Documentary, Featuring Hours Of Unreleased Music And Art, To Be Released In 2015

Earlier this month, a “new” mixtape emerged, curated by the late Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. Entitled Montage of Heck, it featured a mixture of Nirvana demos, random radio bits, music from bands like the Beatles and Simon & Garfunkel, and, in true Cobain fashion, toilets flushing and people vomiting. This mixtape’s title will lend itself […]

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Kurt Cobain’s 1988 Mixtape Sees The Light Of Day

Before Nirvana‘s 1989 debut record, Bleach, was Montage Of Heck, a 36-minute collection of ambiguous noises and audio clips collaged together by the late Kurt Cobain. With the Nirvana’s style of grunge embedded into their members’ very being, an outlandish compilation such as this comes to us as no surprise. Published this weekend by Dangerous […]

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REQUIRED LISTENING: Noah Gundersen – “Smells Like Teen Spirit” (Nirvana Cover)

It is quite an undertaking covering one of the most notable songs of the last century, but as many of you probably already know, Noah Gundersen is no average musician. Earlier in the week, the 25-year-old singer-songwriter teamed up with Paste Magazine to unveil his own unique rendition of Nirvana’s 1991 hit, “Smells Like Teen […]