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Tommy Ramone of The Ramones Dies at 62

Tommy Ramone of The Ramones Dies at 62

By Kimberly Ripley July 12, 2014

Tommy Ramone, the last original member of the punk band The Ramones, died at his Queens, New York home on Friday at the age of 62. He was under hospice care, having suffered from bile duct cancer. Dave Frey works …

Dave Grohl Talks Nirvana’s Hall of Fame Induction Dave Grohl Talks Nirvana’s Hall of Fame Induction

Although Courtney Love, wife of the now-deceased singer Kurt Cobain, is sick of hearing about former Nirvana drummer (now Foo Fighters front-man) Dave Grohl, it’s undeniable that the 45-year old is all over the rock and roll world nowadays. Grohl …

Joan Jett May Front Nirvana at Rock Hall of Fame Joan Jett May Front Nirvana at Rock Hall of Fame

A photograph of three guitars posted by Foo Fighters on Instagram on Tuesday sparked rumors that Joan Jett may perform with the remaining members of Nirvana at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame gala in New York City Thursday …

Joan Jett, Nirvana At Rock n’ Roll Hall Of Fame Joan Jett, Nirvana At Rock n’ Roll Hall Of Fame

Joan Jett may be performing with Nirvana tomorrow at the 2014 Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. Rumors of Jett’s possible collaboration with the famed grunge rockers started yesterday when former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl posted a photo …

Kurt Cobain Suicide: 35 New Photos Released Kurt Cobain Suicide: 35 New Photos Released

With the impending 20-year anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s April 8, 1994 death, interest in the late Nirvana frontman has hit fever pitch. Seattle police have recently stated that they won’t be reopening the case regarding the death of the iconic …

"Heart Shaped Box" Cover Gets Courtney's Approval "Heart Shaped Box" Cover Gets Courtney's Approval

Kawehi is a Kansas-based one-woman band who does incredible covers of the songs we love. While covers are sometimes hard to do in good balance–not too contrived, not so different from the original that it makes the listener lose interest–this …

Kurt Cobain’s Case Won’t Be Reopened by Seattle PD Kurt Cobain’s Case Won’t Be Reopened by Seattle PD

Seattle police have stated that they won’t be reopening the case regarding the death of iconic Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain, just days before the 20-year anniversary of his suicide in 1994. He was 27. Over the years there has been …

Kurt Cobain Day In Aberdeen, Washington Kurt Cobain Day In Aberdeen, Washington

Aberdeen is celebrating what would have been Kurt Cobain’s 47th birthday by making February 20 the official Kurt Cobain Day in the city. Cobain, grunge band Nirvana’s front man, was born in Aberdeen in 1967. He had a turbulent childhood …

Kurt Cobain Finally Gets Official Day in Hometown Kurt Cobain Finally Gets Official Day in Hometown

If you’re a generation Xer like I am, that means you were brought up on hip-hop and grunge music. And that also means groups like the Wu-Tang Clan and Nirvana dominated your cassette players and television sets. But of course, …

Hall & Oates to be Inducted into Rock Hall of Fame Hall & Oates to be Inducted into Rock Hall of Fame

In surprising news to Daryl Hall and John Oates, their band Hall & Oates will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn next April. A band becomes eligible for the Rock …

Linda Ronstadt Honored By R&R Hall Of Fame Linda Ronstadt Honored By R&R Hall Of Fame

Linda Ronstadt and Nirvana are among the artists chosen to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next year, it was announced on Tuesday morning. The list of inductees also includes Kiss, Cat Stevens, Peter Gabriel, and …

Nirvana Taped Iconic “Unplugged” 20 Years Ago Nirvana Taped Iconic “Unplugged” 20 Years Ago
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If you were alive in the 90s, you most likely owned the “Nirvana: Unplugged” CD, and burned it out. It was amazing and the show on MTV was even better, in fact, it was probably the iconic show for the …

Dave Grohl Joins Zac Brown Band at CMAs Dave Grohl Joins Zac Brown Band at CMAs

Dave Grohl started his meteoric rise to fame as the drummer in the grunge-rock group, Nirvana. After the loss of Kurt Cobain, Grohl fronted his own rock group, The Foo Fighters. Four of the seven albums that The Foo Fighters …

Here's A Lost Interview With Kurt Cobain Here's A Lost Interview With Kurt Cobain
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PBS Digital Studios’ Blank on Blank is highlighting a “lost interview” with legendary Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain. He was interviewed by Jon Savage for Identity in New York City on July 22, 1993. In the highlights below, Cobain talks about …

Nirvana Recognized As Nominee For Hall Of Fame Nirvana Recognized As Nominee For Hall Of Fame
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The masters and originators of grunge rock, Nirvana, whose frontman Kurt Cobain famously said “It’s better to burn out than to fade away” have been announced as nominees for the 2014 Rock And Roll Hall of Fame. It’s been a …

Hall & Oates Among Rock Hall Of Fame Nominees Hall & Oates Among Rock Hall Of Fame Nominees

Hall and Oates are among 16 nominees for the 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Well, I Can’t Go For That, or in this case I can go for that. The band known for such popular hits as Out …

Nirvana Among Nominees For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Nirvana Among Nominees For Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame

Nirvana, the band that changed so much about the music scene and our culture in the ’90s, has finally gotten a nod from the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 22 years after their sophomore album Nevermind was released. The …