A Hagstrom Deluxe solidbody electric guitar once owned by Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain is up for auction on eBay.
About 17 hours ago, Nirvana—or, to be more precise, the person who runs the long-defunct band's Facebook page—was forced to shut down a rumor thatKurt Cobain is alive and well and living in Peru.
Frances Bean Cobain—Kurt Cobain's 23-year-old daughter—got divorced back in March. She had been married to 31-year-old Isaiah Silva for a mere 21 months.
Alternative Nation reports that seven unreleased Nirvana recordings—including two never-before-heard-songs—have surfaced on a studio reel from 1993.
One of the more memorable songs from Nirvana's early nineties MTV Unplugged performance (and accompanying CD and DVD) is the band's surprise cover of David Bowie's "The Man Who Sold the World."
More than a dozen unreleased Nirvana tracks were leaked on YouTube on August 2. You can check them out below.
Although the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony took place almost two months ago, some pro-shot footage of Nirvana's segment of the show has turned up online.
Below, check out the rehearsal footage for Nirvana's late-1993 MTV Unplugged appearance. Note how Kurt Cobain mentions several technical details and gets somewhat snippy with the sound engineer.