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NFC News SLTS in Top 10 of Greatest Guitar Riffs of All Time
In a poll at MusicRadar.com of the "Greatest Guitar Riffs of All Time", Nirvana's Smells Like Teen Spirit finished at spot #9. The list was topped by Jimi Hendrix.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-30-2009 @ 6:31 AM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News Nirvana's Bowie cover crowned "greatest of all time"
A list from Spin magazine of the greatest cover songs of all time is topped by Nirvana's cover of the David Bowie song The Man Who Sold The World

The list also included covers by Jimi Hendrix and Talking Heads.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-30-2009 @ 6:28 AM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News LiveNirvana.com forums have special guests this week!
For this week only, the forums of www.livenirvana.com have Jack Endino and Gillian Gaar helping to answer some questions regarding Nirvana recordings and such. This is an excellent opportunity to find out what may have made the With The Lights Out box set. Back in 2004, Jack and Gillian were collaborators on bringing the tracks to be included on the box set. This is where you want to go to read about what is being found in the forums, and if you post PLEASE read the rules.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-26-2009 @ 9:08 PM (GMT) by Nathan.

NFC News Grohl predicted Reading Festival would end Nirvana
NME has published an interesting story online in which Dave Grohl had predicted that the Reading Festival concert in 1992 might be Nirvana's last. To read the article in full - go here.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-24-2009 @ 11:42 AM (GMT) by Nathan.

NFC News Nirvana tribute in Clash magazine
UK's Clash magazine recently published an issue with an extensive Nirvana tribute. For more info, see their website which will also feature some of the content, e.g. an interview from 1989.

Thanks to Nick.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-22-2009 @ 5:31 AM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News The 15 Greatest Acts of Rock Rebellion
Interesting article from Nerve.com: "The 15 Greatest Acts of Rock Rebellion: From Nirvana to Madonna, these rockers did more than just trash hotel rooms."

You can read it here.

Inspired by the upcoming release of Pirate Radio, it's a tribute to everyone's favorite renegade musicians, and features lots of great content and videos.

Thanks to Eric for the tip.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-22-2009 @ 5:26 AM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News Krist: How I met Dave
In his blog, Krist Novoselic writes about how he met Dave Grohl:

"I remember going to the airport and picking this dude up. He was easygoing--just like some guy named Paul McCartney told the Times. He brought up his drum set--a yellow TAMA with a 26" kick. The man understood John Bonham (Led Zeppelin) and Dale Crover (the Melvins), and this kick proved it. We wasted no time and rehearsed the next day. I knew Dave was coming, so beforehand I'd found a rehearsal place in Tacoma's north end."

Read the full article here which also gives props to Chad Channing and mentions how Nirvana worked with Grohl in the beginning.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-19-2009 @ 1:33 PM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News Flipper: the saga continues
Great article in The Examiner about Flipper. It gives an interesting glimpse into the long, troubled story of the band to the present day where the band has a new album and live DVD out. Courtesy of Gillian G. Gaar.
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-19-2009 @ 1:30 PM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News Them Crooked Vultures: album out now!
The self-titled debut album by Them Crooked Vultures has now been released!

The supergroup features Dave Grohl (Nirvana, Foo Fighters), Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age) and John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin).

With Grohl back on the drums, the band has already done successful tour dates and will embark on a tour of the UK in December with the dates selling out quickly.

Check out their official website for more information.

Order their album here!
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-19-2009 @ 1:25 PM (GMT) by RH.

NFC News Stream Them Crooked Vultures debut album - free
If you head this way, you can listen to the entire debut album from Them Crooked Vultures. So, if you have some time, have a listen!
Bookmark and Share NFC News RSS feed Direct link to this story Printer-friendly version Posted or updated: 11-09-2009 @ 8:50 PM (GMT) by Nathan.
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