Presenting: Ten alt-rock songs that come real close (and often do) usurp the power of their source material.
A self-proclaimed Nirvana fan from Virginia Tech University is gaining notoriety on the Internet for a well intentioned, but severely misguided letter they sent to the band’s record label.
After Courtney Love revealed that she’d given the rapper permission to use the words, Jay-Z has released the lyric sheet for the song that interpolates parts of “Smells Like Teen Spirit.”
In a new interview, Love discusses her forthcoming solo album, nearly being the subject of a reality show and that she’s given Jay-Z the go-ahead to use lyrics from Nirvana’s 1991 smash hit.
The year was 1993. Bill Clinton had just been inaugurated for his first term as the American President, movies like Groundhog Day, Jurassic Park and Dazed and Confused were in theaters, and “The Puffy Shirt” […]
Considering he gets to hang with his idols all day, Dave Grohl has a pretty cool life. Most recently, he’s been playing shows with his Sound City Players, featuring Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Cheap Trick‘s Rick Nielsen and Rick Springfield. His documentary, Sound City, features […]
During the March 2 episode of Saturday Night Live, enigmatic dance act Daft Punk shocked the music world by airing a new 15-second TV commercial. Furthering the French band’s mystique, the spot revealed virtually no […]