Nirvana's Krist Novoselic: "I'm never in any bass magazines"

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“I’m never in any bass magazines!” chuckles Krist Novoselic, legend for an entire generation of grunge fans. Why should this be, we ask ourselves? 

Perhaps it’s because his old band Nirvana have been defunct since 1994, when singer Kurt Cobain drew a permanent line under his career. Maybe it’s because Novoselic is best known these days not for his bass playing, but for his political writings and activism.

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