Find Me On Social Media
- Tributes To Chris Cornell Part 3: Corey Taylor, Bush, Live And Red Hot Chilli Peppers
- Where Are The Prophets? Where Are The Visionaries? Where Are The Poets?
- Tributes To Chris Cornell Part 2: Ryan Adams, Incubus, Cage the Elephant and U2
- Tributes To Chris Cornell Part 1: Eddie Vedder, Guns’N’Roses and Metallica
- Space Needle (Episode 27)
Tagsalice in chains alive andrew wood audioslave barrett martin ben shepherd birthday black hole sun blind melon brendan o'brien bruce fairweather bush cameron crowe chloe dancer/crown of thorns chris cornell corey taylor courtney love dave grohl dave krusen david bowie duff mckagan eddie vedder foo fighters frances bean cobain friday with space needle greg gilmore grunge hunger strike jeff ament jerry cantrell jimi hendrix jimmy page kevin wood kim thayil krist novoselic kurt cobain layne staley london brigde studio mad season malfunkshun mark lanegan matt cameron mia zapata mike inez mike mccready mike starr mother love bone mother love bone graffiti in seattle nevermind nirvana ozzy osbourne pearl jam rage against the machine red hot chilli peppers regan hagar rick parashar rolling stone scott weiland screaming trees sean kinney seattle shannon hoon singles singles soundtrack smells like teen spirit soundgarden space needle stone gossard stone temple pilots band taylor hawkins temple of the dog ten tom morello william duvall xana la fuente
Monthly Archives: October 2014
I have very similar memories about Kurt’s death. I was not a big Nirvana fan but still I felt sorrow and grief. It was as if someone close abandoned me.
The picture is still clear in my head, etched into my memory. It was in the beginning of April, 1994. I was still living with my parents and six years younger sister then, and we’d been away for a week skiing. That day we were on our way home by car, it was dark and we stopped at a gas station to refuel and maybe buy some candy. As we were driving into the lights we saw the front pages of the tabloids posted outside the station. There were three different tabloids in Sweden at that time, but they all spelled out the same words in big black letters. KURT COBAIN IS DEAD. My little sister and I saw them, we simultaneously drew audible breaths and exclaimed “WHAT???” in shocked disbelief. She was 13 and I was 19 and this was a big deal to us.
Why? A young person…
View original post 1,085 more words
Malfunkshun, clearly descending from Rock’n’Roll Olympus
Looking at Kevin, I can’t stop thinking that Andy would have looked similarly if he were still with us…
“You know, Nirvana used to start rehearsals with the three of us just jamming. For, like, a half an hour, just noise and freeform crap – and usually it was crap. But sometimes things would come from it, and some songs on Nevermind came from that, and ‘Heart Shaped Box’ and stuff on ‘In Utero’ just happened that way.”