Nirvana

Revisiting Nirvana’s First NYC Gig at the Pyramid 26 Years Ago [VIDEO]

Posted July 17, 2015 at 10:16 am

Tomorrow marks the twenty-sixth anniversary of Nirvana’s first gig in New York City. On July 18, 1989, the Aberdeen-based outfit performed at The Pyramid in the East Village as part of the “New Music Seminar” that year. The show had long bounced around the bootleg circuit, but became more widely available with the connectivity of […]

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I Can’t Stop Thinking About ‘Montage of Heck’ and Kurt Cobain

Posted June 16, 2015 at 10:23 am

I should preface this by saying it has nothing to do with the Lower East Side. Instead, let’s travel back in time to a small town in Massachusetts comprised mostly of cranberry bogs and pizza joints. It was April 10, 1994. On that particular Sunday, I found myself waiting for youth group to start at the Methodist church my parents […]

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Classic Album Cover Outtakes

Posted September 26, 2012 at 11:26 am

Some album covers will no doubt live forever. The list is short, though distinguished, their images burned into our collective consciousness.

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CBGB Festival: Krist Novoselic Keynote at Sunshine Cinema

Posted July 6, 2012 at 10:37 am

CBGB tees, chucks, and frayed jeans were in total attendance yesterday afternoon for the kickoff of the inaugural CBGB Festival. After all, that’s the uniform.

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Nirvana’s Original NYC Music Video for “In Bloom” [Video]

Last modified September 23, 2011 at 11:20 am

Tomorrow, September 24 marks the twentieth anniversary of Nevermind, Nirvana’s seminal second record. Herewith, another little flashback.

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Thursday Throwback: Nirvana’s First NYC Gig at the Pyramid [Video]

Posted September 22, 2011 at 11:19 am

Saturday marks the twentieth anniversary of Nevermind, Nirvana’s seminal second record. Herewith, a little flashback.

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