Kurt Cobain

According to Nick Soulsby, editor of Cobain on Cobain: Interviews and Encounters, the Nirvana frontman was shy yet eager to speak until the weight of stardom became just another trap. The collection contains a sampling of articles on Nirvan... Read more


Inner peace and social justice, not unlike the personal and the political, should never be entirely separate. That’s one theme in Paul McComas’ 2002 novel, Unplugged. After publication, the Milwaukee-turned-Evanston, Ill., author refitted ... Read more


When Nirvana crossed over into big mainstream success with Nevermind, Kurt Cobain admirably used his fame as a way to spread the gospel about the underground bands who influenced him, deflecting so,Concert Reviews Read more

Concert Reviews

The Robert Glasper Experiment’s Black Radio, a live amalgam of R&B, hip-hop and jazz taking... Read more

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Twin Cities rapper Michael "Eyedea" Larsen died yesterday of undisclosed causes at age 28, his label Rhymesayers confirmed. Though Eyedea began his career as a battle rapper in the late '90s, carving out a legacy for which he'll always be best kno.. Read more

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The dueling responses to video games featuring the likeness of The Beatles and Kurt Cobain speak wonders about the respective fan bases of those musicians. The Cobain faithful, on one hand, are horrified that a certain cash-crazed widow would lice.. Read more

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Barack Obama is the best candidate to lead this country in the 21st century.Insteadof becoming mired in the political and racial divisions of the past,Obama is offering this nation a f,News Features Read more

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Cheap scares, a busty bathing beauty and an unlikely whiff of romance combined to create t Creature From the Black Lagoon ,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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Kurt Cobain's ashes have reportedly been stolen from Courtney Love, who says she is "suicidal" over the lose.  That's about all the information  that's  known, although surely there's much more behind this bizarre story. Right now NME has the m.. Read more

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As if to celebrate Black History Month and this November’s electoral process at once Blessed Assurance ,Theater Read more

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