Kurt Cobain

Smashed Kurt Cobain guitar from final Nirvana tour going to auction

A guitar Kurt Cobain played and subsequently smashed on stage during Nirvana’s final tour is going to auction. The instrument is a black Fender Strat, which Cobain gave to a fan in the crowd following Nirvana’s performance in Rennes, France in 1994.
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Kurt Cobain’s ‘MTV Unplugged’ Guitar Sets Record at Auction

Kurt Cobain’s guitar from Nirvana’s iconic MTV Unplugged performance was just sold at auction for $6.01 million. The sale set five new world records including most expensive guitar and most expensive memorabilia.
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Kurt Cobain’s Guitar From Nirvana’s ‘Unplugged’ Session Goes Up for Auction

The guitar played by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana’s legendary MTV Unplugged concert is being auctioned off by Julien’s Auctions in Beverly Hills on June 19-20.
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'Good Luck, Mr. Malone': Courtney Love Approves of Post Malone's Nirvana Tribute Set

Courtney Love has given her support to the upcoming Nirvana tribute set, planned to take place of Friday with Post Malone. The longtime fan is doing the livestream to raise money for COVID-19 relief.
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Courtney Love Pays Tribute to Kurt Cobain on 28th Anniversary of Wedding

The two became an alt rock power couple on February 24, 1992. The small ceremony took place just five months after Nirvana released their breakthrough album, “Nevermind,” and Hole released their debut album, “Pretty on the Inside.”
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Remembering Kurt Cobain: Krist Novoselic on Watching for Risks

In honor of Kurt Cobain’s birthday, we revisit a message from Nirvana bandmate and longtime friend Krist Novoselic, about being a suicide loss survivor and watching for risks.
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25 Years Ago: Nirvana's 'MTV Unplugged' Special is Released

Nirvana released “MTV Unplugged in New York” as a live acoustic album on November 1, 1994. Taking a look back at one of the band’s most memorable performances.
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25 Years Ago: Nirvana's 'MTV Unplugged' Special is Released

On November 1st, 1994, Nirvana 's highly-acclaimed MTV Unplugged special was released as a full album, only months after Kurt Cobain 's death. Recorded in 1993, Nirvana saw their popularity skyrocket as they became regular faces on MTV thanks to their music videos for "Smells Like Teen Spirit", "...
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Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' Sweater Sets Record at Auction

The iconic sweater worn by Kurt Cobain during Nirvana ’s MTV Unplugged performance sold for $334,000 at auction – a record. Julian’s Auctions says the price exceeded expectations and became the most expensive sweater ever sold at an auction. The olive sweater is a Manhattan-brand cardigan, size...
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Kurt Cobain's 'MTV Unplugged' Sweater Going Back on the Auction Block

It might be the most recognizable, authentic sweater in rock history: Kurt Cobain ’s well-traveled, unwashed green cardigan worn during Nirvana ’s iconic MTV Unplugged performance. And it’s going back up for sale. Julien’s Auctions is once again the seller as part of its Icons & Idols event in...
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