Following the death of Cobain, Grohl forms a one-man project in Seattle; Foo Fighters. Prior to the release of the debut album, which features Gorhl as the soul member, he recruits bassist Nate Mendel and drummer William Goldsmith, as well as fellow Nirvana touring mate, Pat Smear, as guitarist.
Nirvana wins the Grammy for Best Alternative Music Performance for MTV Unplugged In New York.
In honor of the album’s 20th anniversary, Universal Music Enterprises releases a 4-CD/1-DVD Deluxe Edition of Nevermind which includes live recordings of Live in Paramount and alternate mixes of every song on the album.
A teenage girl unknowingly posts photos of the first Nirvana concert on Twitter. The photos taken in Raymond, Washington are from 1987 and include the girl’s father. She captioned the group of three photos with “Pictures of my dad and Kurt Cobain playing together back in the day.”
I didn’t realize it was such a historical thing. I thought they were just cool pictures of my dad and Kurt jamming together.
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